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How clever biochemistry is tackling HIV - New Scientist


New Scientist
Some of the first reverse transcriptase inhibitors emerged from collaboration in the early 90s between the Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry in Prague, the Rega Institute for Medical Research in Leuven, Belgium, and Gilead Sciences. The ...

Southeast Asia is in the grip of a biodiversity crisis - Asian Correspondent


Asian Correspondent
Sadly, the region's fragile biodiversity is frequently forgotten by the global media. It also suffers lower publishing rates than other tropical regions for ecology and biodiversity research. It's perhaps no surprise, then, that Southeast Asia has some ...

Losing Biodiversity Could Lead to “Extinction Cascades” - Futurism


Futurism
Human expansion, destruction of natural habitats, pollution, and climate change have all led to biodiversity levels that are considered below the “safe” threshold for global ecosystems. And the consequences of biodiversity loss aren't just about the ...

Biodiversity Research Institute

Gorham, Maine - United States

Biodiversity Research Institute is an Innovative Wildlife Science. Our Mission is to assess emerging threats to wildlife and ecosystems through collaborative research, and to use scientific findings to advance environmental awareness and inform decision makers.

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United States

Includes information about gopher tortoises, their conservation and management, and the work of this Florida organization.

Biodiversity Institute
United Kingdom

Biodiversity science is an interdisciplinary field that embraces aspects of both the natural and social sciences that are relevant to describing, managing and conserving biological diversity. This includes biological diversity from genes through to species and whole ecosystems, and over a range of spatial and temporal scales. The Biodiversity Institute of Oxford (BIO) has been established to focus existing biodiversity research strengths across t

Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics
Netherlands

University of Amsterdam unit conducting education and research in the interactions between living organisms and their physical and chemical environment.

University of Kansas Biodiversity Institute
United States

University of Kansas Biodiversity Institute research scientists and students conduct research on seven continents in areas such as biodiversity informatics, systematics and ecology and evolutionary biology.

World Resources Institute: Biodiversity and Protected Areas
United States

Features resources which outline the causes of biodiversity loss and opportunities to prevent biological impoverishment.

Biodiversity Research and Conservation
Poland

An international quarterly, the Biodiversity: Research and Conservation (Biodiv. Res. Conserv.) publishes original papers, short notes and reviews in fields of plant taxonomy, chorology, ecology and nature conservation. Preferences will be given to works concerning contemporary transformations of biodiversity. Works are published in a printed and electronic form, with PDF files accessible from Editorial's website (browse On-line Volumes). BRC are

Finnish Biodiversity Research Programme (FIBRE)
Finland

A multidisciplinary six-year research programme focusing on biological, socio-economic and legal aspects of biodiversity.

Centre for Biodiversity Research - University of British Columbia
Canada

Explores the fundamental theory underlying biodiversity and ecosystem function, and develops frameworks for decisions in environmental and conservation biology.

Center for Genome Research - Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research/MIT
United States

Information on map and sequence releases, software, and people at the Genome Center.

Raffles Museum of Biodiversity Research - National University of Singapore
Singapore

Specializes in animal collections from the Southeast Asian region.