Nutrition Committee News: Professor Malcolm Bennett Elected to the Royal Society

We are delighted to announce that Professor Malcolm Bennett, a member of the Rank Prize Funds Nutrition Committee, has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Society. 62 scientists from across the globe have been elected this year for their outstanding contribution to scientific understanding.

Malcolm is a plant biologist based at the University of Nottingham. His pioneering research focuses on “the hidden half of plants”, exploring how roots grow, develop, and adapt to their soil environment. 

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Further information about Malcolm’s research and his election to the Royal Society can be found here:

https://royalsociety.org/people/Malcolm-Bennett-25311/

https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/news/plant-biologist-elected-fellow-of-royal-society