UA lands $50M grant for global plant research

February 2008
Inside Tucson Business;2/4/2008, Vol. 17 Issue 34, p3
The article announces that the University of Arizona-led team has received a $50 million award from the National Science Foundation in Tucson, Arizona. The grant will be used to create the global center for plant biology research and study. According to Richard Jorgensen, the lead investigator and director of the iPLant Collaborative, the global center is going to change the way of doing science that will bring different types of scientists together.


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