Monogram Community News

May 25th, 2017: MonoGram 2017 talks now available online

Thanks all the contributors to the 2017 Monogram workshop. Slides from the vast majority of the talks have now been added to the event page. ... More...


March 3rd, 2017: Monogram registration deadlines

Deadline reminders:

Registration for Monogram-2017 to include the conference dinner closes on Tuesday 7th March.

Registration for Monogram-2017 excluding the conference dinner closes on Friday 24th March. ... More...


February 15th, 2017: MECEA application deadline this Friday!

Calling all PhD students and early-career post-docs - the deadline to apply for the Monogram Early Career Excellence Award (MECEA) is fast approaching. Supervisors, please urge your PhD students and early-career post-docs to apply!

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January 31st, 2017: MonoGram 2017 abstract submission deadline

REMINDER: Abstract submission for the 2017 MonoGram meeting in Bristol (4th-6th April) closes Tuesday 28th February. The annual MonoGram meeting is a great place to showcase your work to the UK small grain cereals and grasses community.

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December 21st, 2016: Laura's Story: the plight of the wheat bioinformatician

The latest monogram story is now available online. you can read it online and share with your collaborators.

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December 5th, 2016: 4-year iCASE PhD studentship in plant breeding, starts October 2017

Interested in plant breeding? I mean, really interested in plant breeding? Then read on....

NIAB are offering a 4-year iCASE PhD studentship in plant breeding as part of the University of Cambridge BBSRC DTP. Encompassing genetics, trans ... More...


October 7th, 2016: EPCA - Abstract submission


We are pleased to announce that submission of abstracts is now open through the conference website. The timetable is as follows;
-submit by 12th October,
-assessed and decision communicated to submitting author by 24th October. ... More...


October 4th, 2016: New Monogram Story Online - The Cute Grass!

Jan Bettgenhaeuser, one of our 2016 MECEA winners, gives us his views on working with Brachypodium distachyon – “the cute grass” ... More...


April 26th, 2016: New Story online: More Oats ...

In the latest story on monogram, Prof. Athole Marshall describes the next generation in oat improvement in a recently funded project ... ... More...


February 3rd, 2016: Latest Monogram Story Online - About Networking!

In our latest Monogram Story, Dr. Burkhard Steuernagel provides valuable insight about the importance of networking in an academic career.

Burkard is a 2015 MECEA winner. If you are a PhD student or early career researcher, consider app ... More...