Results for pages tagged with "research"

144 Results found

  • About
  • Policies

Financial Conflict of Interest Policy

Noble Research Institute (the “Institute”) seeks to ensure the integrity and excellence of its research, and it is the responsibility of all individuals engaged in research at the Institute to discharge their duties accordingly and preserve public trust in the integrity of the Institute. The purpose of this Financial Conflict of Interest Policy (this “Policy”) is to establish procedures that will provide a reasonable expectation that the design, conduct, and reporting of research will be free from bias resulting from financial conflicts of interest.

  • News
  • Publications
  • Noble News and Views
  • 2018
  • December 2018

Genome Editing: Helping Agriculture Meet New Challenges

Genome editing is a new and promising technique that can help plant breeders more efficiently identify and build better tasting, higher yielding crops that are more resistant to pests and diseases and more tolerant of drought.

  • Events

Course Levels

The following descriptions will help you determine which levels you fit into in Noble Learning’s education progressions. Each progression offers a series of courses that build on one another, level by level, to increase your knowledge in a subject area.

  • Research
  • Areas of Research

Plant Transformation and Genome Editing

Plant transformation concerns the transfer of one or more genes into the genome of a plant to create novel germplasm having traits (or attributes) that were otherwise unavailable. Genome editing is...
  • Research
  • Areas of Research


The focus of translational research is to "translate" or move knowledge acquired from basic research, done mainly in model plants, into crop plants to improve their agronomic performance. Researchers...
  • Research
  • Areas of Research


Genomics focuses on understanding how the instructions coded in DNA lead to growth and development of plants and microorganisms. Noble Research Institute genomic-related programs encompass both the...
  • Research
  • Clusters

Plant Growth and Development

The plant growth and development cluster seeks to understand how a plant translates information encoded within its genome into growth and developmental decisions that allow it to cope with a...