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May 23, 2024

Optimizing genetics to advance controlled environment agriculture

Texas A&M AgriLife Research plant breeder brings new dimension to indoor farming innovation

May 17, 2024

‘Phosphorus lady’ finds home at Texas A&M

Szerlag carving out a niche in the world of soils

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May 16, 2024

Fight to eradicate malaria takes associate professor to Equatorial Guinea

Giri Athrey says science is the best hope for infectious disease solutions at home and abroad

May 8, 2024

Pillai named 2024 Institute of Food Technologists Fellow

May 8, 2024

Where passion meets science

Animal science doctoral student’s determination and love for horses drives impactful research

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May 7, 2024

At the intersection of science and mystery

Olivia Henry '24 explores a career in the forensic sciences after seizing every opportunity at the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences

May 6, 2024

Texas A&M Department of Nutrition researchers target chronic kidney disease  

Texas A&M Department of Nutrition scientists investigate role of active vitamin D in preterm infant kidney development

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May 2, 2024

Researchers find unexpected link between essential fats and insulin aggregation

Some fatty acids can cause insulin to form toxic clumps in solution

May 1, 2024

Trio of scientists to unlock mystery, power of microbiome

Cluster hire expands Texas A&M’s microbiome expertise, brings innovative, collaborative research to burgeoning field

April 24, 2024

Engineering environmental excellence in the next generation

Jorge Arreola Vargas inspires students with hands-on learning

April 10, 2024

Texas A&M students lend their expertise to solar eclipse watch party in Bryan

Department of Hospitality, Hotel Management and Tourism collaboration with Destination Bryan results in unique event   

April 10, 2024

Researchers resolve old mystery of how phages disarm pathogenic bacteria

New study details long-sought mechanisms and structures

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April 5, 2024

Texas A&M AgriLife Research, Charm Therapeutics receive new support to tackle high-value tuberculosis targets

Collaborators combine research, deep-learning tech for solutions

April 3, 2024

Gadhave earns ‘new innovator’ research award from Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research

Texas A&M AgriLife Research scientist is developing next-generation pest management tool

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March 15, 2024

Sharing the sensational side of food science

March 11, 2024

A backbone for science … and art

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March 8, 2024

Finding the ‘whey’ to a food science degree at Texas A&M

March 7, 2024

A ‘smart’ examination to improve livestock management efficiency

Texas A&M AgriLife Research-led project employs technology and artificial intelligence to ensure industry sustainability

Rathore and ultra-low gossypol cotton created through the use of RNAi technology, a gene-silencing technique
March 6, 2024

Natural tech for ‘dimming’ genes brings transformative potential to agriculture

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February 26, 2024

Charting the path for industrial hemp

Texas A&M AgriLife Research soil and crop scientists are exploring and discovering the possibilities for this new crop