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NCSB Researchers featured in Mizzou Engineering Magazine


SoyKB, a premier soybean database, and several NCSB researchers associated with the database were recently featured in Mizzou Engineering Magazine.


The Newest Member of NCSB


Dr. Andrew Scaboo joins the NCSB and the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources’ Division of Plant Sciences as Assistant Research Professor for soybean breeding. Photo credit: Missouri Soybean Association.


High Oleic Soybean Patent Issued


NCSB Researchers at the University of Missouri create a high oleic soybean. This new technology has now been patented.


SoyKB: Bringing the Big Picture Forward


A new database called the "Soybean Knowledge Base" (SoyKB) has been developed to help researchers analyze and interpret "Big Data" sets that are being generated using today's technology. NCSB scientists from several NCSB member labs, including the Xu lab, Stacey Lab, and Nguyen Lab, contributed to the development of SoyKB.


New Missouri Soybean Center


The University of Missouri soybean community has recently developed the Missouri Soybean Center, with a focus on, “Promoting and enhancing Missouri soybean research, teaching and extension to address current and future challenges facing the soybean industry.” Photo Credit: Kyle Spradley.


Finding flood-tolerant soybean varieties


Dr. Grover Shannon, a member of the NCSB, is on the quest for flood tolerant soybeans.


Dr. Henry Nguyen named Curators Professor


Dr. Henry Nguyen, a member of the NCSB, was recently named as a 2015 Curators Professor, the University of Missouri’s highest and most prestigious rank.


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