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Jens Stougaard (Photo: Lisbeth Heilesen)
Jens Stougaard (left) and Poul Nissen from MBG have been awarded the Order of Dannebrog

2016.09.23 | People

Jens Stougaard awarded the Order of Dannebrog

Her Majesty the Queen has awarded Professor Jens Stougaard the Order of Dannebrog as of 23 September 2016 in recognition of his impressive career.

Gareth Difford
Gareth Difford won "the young scientist award" for his talk "Genes and microbes, the next step in dairy cattle breeding"

2016.09.22 | Awards

Gareth Difford wins Young Scientist Award

PhD student Gareth Difford won "the young scientist award" for best talk in the Genetics Commission at this year EAAP conference in Belfast.

Campanula is used in a research project for the development of potted plants, with selected genes using precision processing techniques.

2016.09.13 | Grant, Knowledge exchange

Sustainability lies in the genes

Potted plants can be produced much more sustainably by using new precision breeding - instead of chemicals and GMO. The technique can also be applied to other crops.

Sofie Hindkjær Lautrup. Photo: Lars Kruse, AU Foto

2016.09.08 | Grant

Sofie Hindkjær Lautrup receives Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II’s Travel Grant

During Aarhus University's Annual Celebration on Friday 9 September 2016, Sofie H. Lautrup from the Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics receives a travel grant to study in the USA.