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2021
19
August
2021
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Researchers have used new breeding techniques to develop a chicory variety that no longer contains bitter compounds. Katarina Cankar, plant researcher at Wageningen University & Research: "In the European CHIC project, we are working on improved indu...
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15
June
2021
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
When: 30th June, 2021 – 7pm – 8:30pm CEST (6pm – 7:30pm BST) Register in advance for this webinar: Click Here! Or copy and paste the link below…https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_oPjn6TUpSAGGYY9jvBkVcA ...
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14
June
2021
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
 Join us for this fascinating online panel discussion and cooking workshop. “Let’s eat CHICque. Gourmet Aftertastes'' opens up the unique art, science and culinary potentials of alternative healthy ingredients in Chicory (Cichorium intybus).Join Art ...
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03
June
2021
| 20:31 Europe/Amsterdam
 CHIC is the Chicory Innovation Consortium. The project's main objectives are 1) to implement New Plant Breeding Techniques (NPBTs) in chicory in order to establish it as a multipurpose crop for the production of health-related products with clear be...
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03
June
2021
| 20:31 Europe/Amsterdam
 CHIC is the Chicory Innovation Consortium. The project's main objectives are 1) to implement New Plant Breeding Techniques (NPBTs) in chicory in order to establish it as a multipurpose crop for the production of health-related products with clear be...
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26
May
2021
| 15:04 Europe/Amsterdam
 CHIC is the Chicory Innovation Consortium. The project's main objectives are 1) to implement New Plant Breeding Techniques (NPBTs) in chicory in order to establish it as a multipurpose crop for the production of health-related products with clear be...
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07
May
2021
| 16:36 Europe/Amsterdam
 CHIC is the Chicory Innovation Consortium. The project's main objectives are 1) to implement New Plant Breeding Techniques (NPBTs) in chicory in order to establish it as a multipurpose crop for the production of health-related products with clear be...
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06
May
2021
| 16:04 Europe/Amsterdam
Gene editing, or genome editing, is a process in which small intended changes in the DNA are introduced in the genome of a living organism such as plants. ...
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06
May
2021
| 09:36 Europe/Amsterdam
 CHIC is the Chicory Innovation Consortium. The project's main objectives are 1) to implement New Plant Breeding Techniques (NPBTs) in chicory in order to establish it as a multipurpose crop for the production of health-related products with clear be...
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04
May
2021
| 10:57 Europe/Amsterdam
 CHIC is the Chicory Innovation Consortium. The project's main objectives are 1) to implement New Plant Breeding Techniques (NPBTs) in chicory in order to establish it as a multipurpose crop for the production of health-related products with clear be...
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26
April
2021
| 19:22 Europe/Amsterdam
 CHIC is the Chicory Innovation Consortium. The project's main objectives are 1) to implement New Plant Breeding Techniques (NPBTs) in chicory in order to establish it as a multipurpose crop for the production of health-related products with clear be...
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22
April
2021
| 10:12 Europe/Amsterdam
Photo by European Economic and Social CommitteeThis day is about empowering and expanding the environmental movement. As the health and wellbeing of every human being are closely interlinked with the health of our planet, fighting climate change requ...
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19
April
2021
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
 CHIC is the Chicory Innovation Consortium. The project's main objectives are 1) to implement New Plant Breeding Techniques (NPBTs) in chicory in order to establish it as a multipurpose crop for the production of health-related products with clear be...
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2020
26
November
2020
| 14:44 Europe/Amsterdam
We are pleased to announce the recently accepted scientific publication about chicory from one of our partners, Claudia Nunes dos Santos from iBET entitled, “Assessing the Intestinal Permeability and Anti-Inflammatory Potential of Sesquiterpene Lacto...
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14
October
2020
| 14:43 Europe/Amsterdam
In the article „Metabolic Engineering in Chicory by CRISPR/Cas9 Editing“, presented at the XI International Agriculture Symposium “AGROSYM 2020”, held virtually on 8-9th of October 2020, a recently popular gene editing technique was used to alter chi...
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08
October
2020
| 14:42 Europe/Amsterdam
Since the CHIC project’s inception 30 months ago, several essential steps and first results continue to arise and become available for the general public. More plants are being evaluated, and a variety of methods for testing safety purposes are in de...
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23
April
2020
| 16:13 Europe/Amsterdam
 In CHIC we join the fight against coronavirus and want to research whether compounds from the root of chicory can be developed into drugs against the virus. We are looking for research partners to test this activity. If you need more information, pl...
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09
March
2020
| 14:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Artists Anna Dumitriu and Alex May are working with CHIC Consortium members to develop a new sculptural and bio-digital installation entitled “Biotechnology from the Blue Flower” and will be spending time on site with consortium members over the life...
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05
March
2020
| 16:10 Europe/Amsterdam
 Māori tribes, or “Iwi”, are well integrated into modern society but generally retain very strong links to their traditional land and communities. Those that have remained rural, have been very reliant on agricultural and forestry for their livelihoo...
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27
February
2020
| 16:04 Europe/Amsterdam
 The aim of WP8 is to collect and analyse the information gathered from other WPs and finally to develop two strong business cases for NPBT chicory, where the other one is related to dietary fibre and the other for bioactive terpenes. Important dieta...
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2019
20
December
2019
| 15:53 Europe/Amsterdam
 Our artists Jill Scoot and Marille Hahne during 2019 have made several visits to our research partners to lay the foundations of their artistic project.AFTERTASTE is the name chosen for their project that is based on the health of the human olfactio...
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18
December
2019
| 15:49 Europe/Amsterdam
 In accordance with the principles of Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) to which the CHIC project is committed, the overall objective of WP6 is to engage stakeholders in the innovation process in order to consider their viewpoints on the plan...
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12
December
2019
| 15:42 Europe/Amsterdam
WP7 is focused on the communication and dissemination of the CHIC project. Communication means any activity aimed at defining the messages, the audiences and the means to use in order to have the maximum possible impact for the project. Dissemination...
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02
December
2019
| 15:19 Europe/Amsterdam
 Root chicory is grown for inulin, but it also produces a number of compounds in its latex. These compounds belong to the class of terpenes and the most abundant of these are sesquiterpene lactones (STLs), which have a potential as antimicrobial and ...
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29
November
2019
| 15:10 Europe/Amsterdam
 In CHIC project, NPBTs are applied to improve industrial chicory for better inulin and production of health-related terpenes. As part of CHIC, different NPBT approaches to edit chicory genomes were employed. We will technically evaluate these approa...
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27
November
2019
| 15:07 Europe/Amsterdam
 Inulin is a dietary fiber with health-promoting characteristics mainly targeted on gut health. Inulin is extracted from root chicory and used in many food products. The yield and the length of the inulin molecule determines the value and health-bene...
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11
November
2019
| 14:57 Europe/Amsterdam
 Don’t miss our new leaflet where we explain the main objective of CHIC project: To breed chicory roots to bring health products to the society!...
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17
October
2019
| 14:52 Europe/Amsterdam
On Monday, 14th October 2019, the science programme FUTURIS, from the Euronews channel, made a documentary about the CHIC project. ...
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16
October
2019
| 14:48 Europe/Amsterdam
IBISS, partner in CHIC Project worked on organizing the presentation regarding the results of our CHIC Project, though team member Jovana Petrovic directly participated in this manifestation. ...
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16
October
2019
| 14:43 Europe/Amsterdam
The objective of CHIC’s in this area is to develop four different methods for genome editing of chicory. These methods differ in their degree of ‘DNA invasiveness’: the extent to which CRISPR genes are introduced into the plant’s DNA. In the end, all...
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