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Tequila-powered cars: Will biofuel from agave plants help avert energy shortages?

University of Sydney | 
The agave plant used to make tequila could be established in semi-arid Australia as an environmentally friendly solution to Australia's ...

Researchers turn genetic corner in fight against devastating wheat disease

University of Sydney | 
Researchers from the University of Sydney, CSIRO, the United Kingdom's John Innes Centre, Limagrain UK and the National Institute of ...

Brain tumors may control gene expression through new forms of RNA

University of Sydney | 
The following is an edited excerpt. A new study, published in RNA Biology, reveals how brain tumours communicate with other cells ...
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