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Nipam Patel appointed director of the Marine Biological Laboratory - UChicago News


UChicago News
Nipam Patel, a leading scholar in modern evolutionary and developmental biology, has been appointed director of the Marine Biological Laboratory, an affiliate of the University of Chicago. In addition, Patel will be appointed as a faculty member at the ...

New degree program blends biochemistry and biology to solve modern problems - Indiana Daily Student


Indiana Daily Student
A new undergraduate degree program in molecular life sciences will begin fall 2018, connecting the fields of biology, chemistry, medicine and biotechnology. The program, a collaboration between the Department of Biology and the Department of Molecular ...

How synthetic biology can help world meet UN sustainable development goals - Genetic Literacy Project


Genetic Literacy Project
The agenda of the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) challenges the synthetic biology community—and the life sciences as a whole—to develop transformative technologies that help to protect, even expand our planet's habitability. While modern ...

Canon BioMedical Inks US, Canada Distribution Deal for Molecular Biology Systems' PCR Platform - GenomeWeb


GenomeWeb
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Canon BioMedical announced today it is has signed an exclusive deal with Molecular Biology Systems to market and sell the Dutch firm's NextGenPCR thermal cycler instrument and consumables in the US and Canada. Canon will ...

Biology Department not set to offer most sections of general biology, human biology for Fall 2018 - Tiger's Roar


Tiger's Roar
In addition, a tenured faculty member retired in January 2018. Methven said, “The department made a decision to prioritize course offerings for Biology majors, which number more than 500 on campus.” As a result, the Biology Department is offering one ...

Anatomy - Endocrine System

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Graduatecentral - Synergist In The Cell & Developmental Biology
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Graduate central is the advanced level of publishing graduate reports. Graduate central follows the open peer review process which gives ...

Anatomy Of The Endocrine System - eMedicineHealth
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The endocrine system is made up of glands that produce and secrete hormones, chemical substances produced in the body that ...

Poultryhub: Endocrine System
Australia

The endocrine system consists of a number of organs (glands) located in different areas of the body which play an ...

Australia

The endocrine system is made up of glands that secrete chemicals called hormones into the bloodstream or surrounding tissues. Together ...

InnerBody:  Endocrine System
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The hypothalamus is a part of the brain located superior and anterior to the brain stem and inferior to the ...

United States

The endocrine system is composed of a network of organs and glands responsible for producing, storing, and secreting hormones that ...

Human Body: Endocrine System
Turkey

The endocrine system is made up of a group of glands that produce the body's long-distance messengers, or hormones. The ...

Body Basics: Endocrine System
United States

KidsHealth article for parents.

HistoWeb: Endocrine System
United States

Features a series of tissue samples from the pituitary, thyroid, and adrenal glands.

Leptin Reverses the Symptoms of a Rare Form of Diabetes
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Results of a 2002 NIH study.

Leptin and Resistin
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Information about studies in humans and mice.

HHMI News: Chipping Away at Leptin's Effects
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Information on how researchers have identified a number of genes that are specifically regulated by the hormone.

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Information on the gene considered to be the major player in the regulation of the body fat.

On-Line Biology Book: The Endocrine System
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Looks at the system's evolution, feedback mechanism, and other chemical messengers.

Leptin
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Physiologic effects, control of synthesis and secretion, and disease states.

Leptin Helps Body Regulate Fat
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Results of a 1995 study showing how Leptin, a protein produced by fat, appears to play an important role in ...

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