Kick-off meeting of the transcontinental project “SteamBioAfrica” funded by the European Union and coordinated by an IRNAS (CSIC) researcher

On September 29/30 2021, the Institute of Natural Resources and Agrobiology of Seville (IRNAS) from the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) hosted a hybrid kick-off meeting for the EU “SteamBioAfrica” project (grant agreement 101036401) “Innovative Large-Scale Production of Affordable Clean Burning Solid Biofuel and Water in Southern Africa: Transforming Bush Encroachment from a Problem into […]

Seed Biotechnology



Some animals and plants -and most seeds- survive extreme dehydration by entering a state of almost imperceptible metabolic activity during desiccation. Our aim is to understand the regulation of an embryonic program of gene expression that our research has associated with both seed desiccation tolerance and seed longevity. More recently we could […]