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Appleton Pollinator Project supports urban biodiversity - Lawrentian


Lawrentian
Del Toro presented one strategy for thinking about environmental goods like biodiversity: by putting them in the framework of “ecosystem services,” or what species do for us. Some species, like bees and other pollinators, may help to enrich the ...

What Should Grow in a Vacant Lot? - CityLab


CityLab
Swan is one of only a handful of ecologists in the world who do experiments in urban vacant lots—for that matter, ecologists rarely experiment in cities at all. His work is part of the Baltimore Ecosystem Study, a massive long-term research project ...

Global Immunology Partnering 2012-2018: Deal trends, players and financials - PR Newswire (press release)


PR Newswire (press release)
Global Immunology Partnering 2012 to 2018 provides the full collection of Immunology disease deals signed between the world's pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies since 2012. News provided by. Reportlinker. 12:13 ET. Share this article. NEW YORK ...

Agricultural Biotechnology Support Project II

Ithaca - United States

Supports the development of expertise in Africa, Bangladesh, India, Indonesia and the Philippines in the areas of research, policy development, licensing, and outreach, to help reduce poverty and hunger through agricultural biotechnology.

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Agricultural Biotechnology Council
United Kingdom

Umbrella group for the agricultural biotechnology industry in the UK which promotes the role of biotechnology in sustainable agriculture and acts as a source of information about agricultural biotechnology.

USDA: Agricultural Biotechnology
United States

One of three Federal Agencies, along with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), primarily responsible for regulating biotechnology in the USA.

National Agricultural Biotechnology Council
United States

Not-for-profit consortium of agricultural research and teaching governmental agencies, institutions, universities in the USA. Sponsors meetings and forums to discuss issues, including the environment. Includes goals and contacts in Ithaca, New York.

The Ecological Impacts of Agricultural Biotechnology
United States

Biotechnology may someday be considered a safe agricultural tool but studies suggest it may have harmful ecological consequences, such as: spreading genetically-engineered genes to indigenous plants increasing toxicity, which may move through the food chain disrupting natures system of pest control creating new weeds or virus strains

The Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute
South Africa

FABI is a group of post-graduate research teams working in the general field of forest and agricultural pathology and biotechnology with a strong focus on fungi. University of Pretoria, South Africa.

Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute [FABI]
South Africa

FABI was established in 1997, based on a recognition that the future of Forestry and Agriculture in South Africa will depend strongly on the incorporation of new technologies into these industries. Opportunities for Forestry and Agriculture that have emerged in recent times from the application of biotechnology and bioinformatics are immense, and almost beyond imagination. Currently, forestry and food crops containing novel genes are already bein

United Kingdom

Helping industry adapt quickly to, and maximise benefits from, developments in the fast-growing fields of bioinformatics, computational biology, and information technology in general - from the European Bioinformatics Inst.

United Kingdom

Offers advice and support for owners of horses suffering from laminitis and Cushing's syndrome.

United States

Information about companies, research institutes, educational facilities, journals, suppliers, software, literature, resources, and government facilities.

2can Support Portal: Glossary
United Kingdom

Provides a glossary of common words found in bioinformatics and molecular biology literature.