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Mapping the 'Conflict Zones' Between Sprawl and Biodiversity - CityLab


CityLab
By 2030, the world is expected to add another billion people or so, bringing the total population to roughly 8.5 billion. And with humans becoming increasingly urban, sprawl will only get worse, taking up precious space that wild birds, mammals, plants ...

Veterinary foundations announce pharmacology research grant recipients - VeterinaryPracticeNews.com


VeterinaryPracticeNews.com
Derek Foster, DVM, Ph.D., DACVIM, assistant professor of ruminant health and production in the Department of Population Health and Pathobiology at North Carolina State University College of Veterinary Medicine, is the recipient of the AVMF/VPRF ...

Lizard Love - The UCSB Current


The UCSB Current
“Understanding animals' movement patterns and the encounters they bring about is a key step in characterizing a population's mating system and essential for determining how behavior both facilitates and is subject to sexual selection,” explained Kamath ...

Avoiding Mistakes in Population Modeling

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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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