Biology News
How one cell gives rise to an entire body - Science Magazine


Science Magazine
In a separate study, a team led by Harvard developmental biologist Alexander Schier created its own computational method to trace cells in maturing zebrafish. After the group sampled cells every 45 minutes over 9 hours of early embryo growth and ...
Quanta Magazine

Alexander von Humboldt Professorship for Peter Baumann - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)
Molecular biologist Professor Peter Baumann of Mainz University received an Alexander von Humboldt Professorship. Germany's highest endowed research prize was presented yesterday by Anja Karliczeck, Federal Minister of Education and Research, and ...

Sir David Attenborough backs plan to record New Zealand and Australian biodiversity - New Zealand Herald


New Zealand Herald
Sir David Attenborough has lent his star power to an ambitious new plan to document our unrecorded species before they become extinct. The plan, being launched in Canberra today, aims to describe within 10 years the yet-to-be-found proportion of New ...
Courier Mail
The Australian

Biography of Sir Alexander Fleming

Stockholm - Sweden

Also includes his Nobel lecture.

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Biography of the Nobel Prize winner who discovered penicillin.

About.com: History of Penicillin - Alexander Fleming, John Sheehan, Andrew Moyer
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Traces the contribution of the three scientists in penicillin's development as one of the most widely used antibiotic agents.

Fleming Forum
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Medical microbiology site with abstract and review updates.

Biography of Günter Blobel
United States
Israel

Research interests are in molecular biology, protein and plant-specific techniques, as well as in computers.

George Washington Carver Biography
United States

Biography of George Washington Carver, the African American scientist who dedicated his life to agricultural and industrial research. Read about Carver's early life on a 19th century plantation, his education, and his scientific discoveries.

Biography of James Dewey Watson
Sweden

From the Nobel Foundation.

DNAgeing: Alexander Mazin
United States

Articles on DNA methylation as a generator of mutations and a mechanism of aging. Includes research interests of author in Moscow, Russia.

Biography of Francis Harry Compton Crick
Sweden

Biography of Francis Crick, from the Nobel Foundation.