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How Premeds Can Avoid 4 Common Academic Mistakes - U.S. News & World Report (blog)


U.S. News & World Report (blog)
Remember, good academic performance does not just mean having a good undergraduate GPA but also taking a number of upper division biomedical courses such as immunology, physiology and genetics even if they are not required. This is why planning ...

A germ-free childhood could trigger leukemia, scientist suggests - CNN


CNN
Greaves reviewed more than 30 years of research, including his own, on the genetics, cell biology, immunology, epidemiology and animal modeling of childhood leukemia and reached this conclusion. Greaves said he had long wondered "why or how ...

Arizona's schools chief seeks limits on teaching evolution, Big Bang theory - Arizona Daily Star


Arizona Daily Star
Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas is proposing to eliminate requirements that students be able to evaluate how inherited traits in a population can lead to evolution. Instead, she would replace the word “evolution” with “biological ...

Avoiding Mistakes in Population Modeling

Trumbull - United States

H. Resit Akcakaya provides comprehensive guidance on preventing errors when developing ecological models at the population or metapopulation levels.

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Tips and facts on how to avoid being attacked by a shark from the National Parks Conservation Association.

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Describes an integrated environment for high performance spatial modeling, called the Spatial Modeling Environment (SME). Includes examples of ecological applications.

B: On-line Molecular Modeling
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"B" (formerly known as Biomer) is a Java-based molecular modeling program for small organic molecules and biopolymers. Supports nucleic acids (DNA/RNA), polypeptides, polysaccharides, the AMBER force field, geometry optimization, simulated annealing. Exports jpeg, gif, and ppm images.

Journal of Molecular Modeling
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Molecular, protein, peptide and drug design, computational modeling, molecular mechanics/dynamics in the fields of life sciences and chemistry.

Sequence Alignment and Modeling System
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Implementation of hidden Markov models for sequence analysis. Free UNIX software for nonprofit groups, and sequences can be submitted online.

Biochemical Networks Modeling Group
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The Mendes research group at the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute

National Resource for Cell Analysis and Modeling
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A national resource center supported by the National Center for Research Resources (NCRR), at the National Institutes of Health (NIH); portal to the Virtual Cell, including recent publications and applications of the software.

Landscape Ecology and Modeling Laboratory, Arizona State University
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Research projects, people, publications emphasizing theoretical spatial ecology.

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A basic introduction to the science from the National Center for Biotechnology Information.

University of South Florida - Ocean Modeling and Prediction Laboratory
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