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Third stage of $78 million Botany Town Centre development is underway - Belinda Daly (press release) (blog)


Belinda Daly (press release) (blog)
AMP Capital confirms the NZ$78 million expansion of Botany Town Centre is progressing well and has entered the third stage of its extensive refurbishment with the closure of Garden Lane. This marks a significant milestone of the large-scale development ...

The European Marine Biological Resource Center becomes a European Research Innovation Centre - Science Business


Science Business
The European Center for Marine Biological Resources, EMBRC, has celebrated its adoption as a European Research Infrastructure Consortium (ERIC). The event took place at Sorbonne University, where the EMBRC headquarters are located, in the ...

New perspective on tumor genome evolution - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)
Natural selection shapes genomes to evolve and to adapt but, are the rules of natural selection also applying to cancer genome evolution? An interdisciplinary team of scientists at the Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG) in Barcelona, Spain, developed ...

Allan Wilson Centre

Tennent Drive, Palmerston North - New Zealand

Allan Wilson Centre for Molecular Ecology & Evolution. It, established in 2002, is one of New Zealand's eight Centres of Research Excellence (CoRE) which receive special government support. The Centre is a national collaboration hosted by Massey University, involving the The University of Auckland, Victoria University of Wellington, the University of Otago, University of Canterbury and the New Zealand Institute for Plant & Food Research. The Allan Wilson Centre advances knowledge of the evolution and ecology of New Zealand and Pacific plant and animal life, and human history in the Pacific. We are a network of 100 researchers at seven institutions, committed to securing the future of New Zealand's biodiversity and improving human and environmental health.

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New Zealand

At Massey University, New Zealand. Focuses on molecular approaches to evolutionary biology and ecology. Information about research, workshops, DNA sequencing and genotyping services, and supercomputing capabilities.

Nathaniel Centre - The Catholic Bioethics Centre
New Zealand

Agency of the Catholic Bishops Conference dealing with issues in bioethics.

E. O. Wilson
United Kingdom

The Guardian profiles "Darwin's natural heir" Edward O. Wilson.

E. O. Wilson
United States

Edward Osborne Wilson (born June 10, 1929) is an American biologist, researcher (sociobiology, biodiversity), theorist (consilience, biophilia), naturalist (conservationist) and author. His biological specialty is myrmecology, the study of ants. Wilson is a two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction. He is known for his scientific career, his role as "the father of sociobiology", his environmental advocacy, and his secular-huma

Wilson, Alan E.
United States

Aquatic ecology and limnology, cyanobacteria, Microcystis, Daphnia, community genetics, cyanotoxins, microcystin and water quality.

Matt Wilson
United States

What are the mechanisms of learning and memory? How are actions and experiences encoded in the activity patterns of neurons in the brain? In the Wilson Lab we are addressing these questions through multineuron recording from the hippocampus and other brain areas of rats and mice during active behavior.

Edward O. Wilson
United States

An interview with the author of 'Sociobiology'.

Wilson College
United States

Listing of majors, minors, faculty, student research, projects and future vision for biology at Wilson College, Pennsylvania.

Crick, Watson, and Wilson
Sweden

Provides biographies and transcripts of the Nobel lectures given when awarded the prize for their discoveries concerning the molecular structure of nucleic acids.

Wilson Ornithological Society
United States

Organization of people who share a curiosity about birds. Publishes a quarterly journal and holds annual meetings.