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'Lab rats of molecular biology' find home on campus - Cornell Chronicle


Cornell Chronicle
Fruit flies in your kitchen are an annoyance, but fruit flies in a research lab play a vital role in advancing our understanding of biology. Some scientists refer to the fruit fly species Drosophila melanogaster as the lab rat of molecular biology ...

Noninvasive Angiographic-Derived FFR: Is Wireless Physiology Coming to Your Cath Lab Soon? - Cath Lab Digest (press release)


Cath Lab Digest (press release)
An interventional colleague asked, “What is the number of diagnostic-only cath labs in the United States or North America that could benefit from fractional flow reserve (FFR), or more specifically, angio-derived FFR, and not have to send their ...

Whatcom County Prosecutor says the state Toxicology Lab is ... - KGMI


KGMI
WHATCOM COUNTY, Wash. – The people who run our state's Toxicology Laboratory say they need more money from Olympia. Whatcom County Prosecuting Attorney Dave McEachran is the Chairman of the Forensics Investigations Council. He says that while the lab's ...

Bier Lab - University of California at San Diego

La Jolla - United States

Studies the early neuroblast cell-fate choice (sog vs. dpp) and wing vein development (spalt, knirps, rhomboid) in Drosophila.

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Muscle Physiology: University of California, San Diego
United States

Describes research at the National Skeletal Muscle Research Center with a general overview and information on lab personnel and current projects.

University of California at San Diego - Division of Biology
United States

General division information, academic sections, faculty and research, programs of study, support services and alumni. Also includes affiliates and news.

Neurosciences Department University of California San Diego
United States

According to the National Institutes of Health, more than 50 million people in this country, or 1 in 5, endures some problem with the nervous system. Neurological diseases comprise the third largest world health concern after heart disease and cancer. And because neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's affect older people, this is a growing concern. In the next 10 years more than 30% of the U.S. population will be 65 or older, and that num

Herskowitz Lab - University of California, San Francisco
United States

Studies basic scientific questions about the life cycle of a prototypic eukaryotic cell, Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Protocols, research abstracts, news and views, addresses, and links.

San Diego State University - Biology
United States

Details about graduate and undergraduate programs, including lecture schedules, admissions info, news, research, and faculty. Also features resources and electronic journals.

San Diego State University Ecology Program
United States

Program area of the Biology Department offering bachelor's and master's degrees, as well as a joint doctoral degree program with the University of California at Davis. Focus areas: Conservation and Restoration Ecology; and Ecosystem Ecology and Global Change.

San Diego State University Herbarium (SDSU)
United States

The San Diego State University Herbarium (SDSU) is a depository of over 20,000 pressed and mounted plant specimens used in research and teaching. The purpose of these specimens is: 1) to serve as voucher documentation for research projects; 2) to serve as resources for plant identification; and 3) to serve as exemplars in plant courses. In addition, the herbarium both receives and provides loans of plant specimens used in active systematic resear

University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)
United States

UC San Francisco is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and high-quality patient care. It is the only UC campus in the 10-campus system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences. Susan Desmond-Hellmann, MD, MPH, became UCSF chancellor in August 2009. She is the first woman and ninth chancellor to lead the Uni

University of California at San Francisco - Program in Biological Sciences
United States

A consortium of several departments, offering graduate and post-graduate research opportunities in the biological sciences. Contains information on programs of study, faculty, courses, and events.