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Dna fingerprinting for Arabica varieties finds widespread lack of genetic conformity

PORTLAND, OR, U.S. – New study of DNA fingerprinting for Arabica coffee finds widespread lack of genetic conformity across...

Your daily cuppa may be contributing to malaria risk, says new study

SYDNEY, Australia – Researchers at the University of Sydney and University of São Paulo, Brazil, estimate 20 percent of th...

Study confirms all Arabica coffee diversity is derived from a single ancestral plant

PORTLAND, OR, U.S. – A new study published today used modern genetics tools to trace the history of the Coffea arabica spe...

Here is how Coffea Arabica originated from a single super plant 10,000 year ago

MILAN – Arabica coffee probably appeared in southwestern Ethiopia, where it now grows in mountain zones, in the understore...

World Coffee Research names George Kotch as Research Director

PORTLAND, U.S. – World Coffee Research announces the appointment of George Kotch to the position of Research Director. The...

Front Range Biosciences launches hemp and coffee tissue culture samples to space

LAFAYETTE, Colo., U.S. – Front Range Biosciences (FRB), an agricultural technology company focused on breeding and nursery...

If your prefer tea over coffee it may be because of your genes

MILAN – If you prefer tea rather than coffee, it may be due to your genes. Researchers out of the Riken Center for Integra...

More caffeine is not the answer for tired lorry drivers, new study shows

MILAN – Lorry drivers who consumed large amounts of coffee and energy drinks reported having crashed more compared to thos...

Kenya to establish a Coffee Research Institute to help revamp the sector

MOMBASA, Kenya – The Kenyan government has announced this week the establishment of a coffee research institution to reviv...

Caffeine improves text reading skills and global perception, shows new study

MILAN – A small quantity of caffeine can improve text reading skills, Italian researchers found in new study published in ...