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SPS - Saclay Plant Sciences

Innovation and partnerships

Become a SPS’ Innov partner

Plant innovation accelerator

Your field of activity is research in biology, agriculture, agronomy, seed and plant yield, cosmetics and health, environment, bioenergy, biomaterials, feed and food,…  You  belong to a big company or a small or medium enterprise… You would like to  be in the forefront of your domain  and insure the evolution of your company. You wish to benefit from the latest scientific discoveries or become the leader in your business.

The Saclay Plant Sciencesnetwork (SPS) connects researchers with private companies for partnership projects, organizes training sessions, and provides industrial scientific community with a wide range of high-tech resources and offers financial support through an open call dedicated to innovative partnership projects (SPS’Innov).


Fields of activity

Plant breeding and biotechnology

Plant breeding and biotechnology

Exploitation of natural genetic resources and development of new breeding tools.
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Plant adaptation to the environment

Plant adaptation to the environment

Study the response to environmental stresses, biotic and abiotic, to develop varieties adapted to diverse environments.
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Seeds and yield

Seeds and yield

Improve the quality of seeds to obtain better performance by reducing inputs and using eco-friendly phytosanitory products.
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Food and Nutrition

Food and Nutrition

Research for a better food security in a healthier environment.
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Cosmetics and Health

Cosmetics and Health

Promote the use of natural ingredients derived from plants in the manufacturing of cosmetic and health products.
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Bioénergie et matériaux biosourcés

Bioenergy and bio-based materials

Develop new products while respecting the environment.
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Saclay Plant Sciences (SPS LabEx): Innovation booster

Saclay Plant Sciences (SPS LabEx): Innovation booster

Your field of activity is plant biology research, biotechnologies, agrochemistry, agribusiness, agronomy, environment, health or cosmetics. You...
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"Innovation and Partnerships" Working group

The activities of innovation and partnerships within SPS are coordinated by the following working group:
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