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New printing technique uses cells and molecules to recreate biological structures - Science Daily


Science Daily
This allows the researchers to observe how cells work within these environments and potentially enables them to study biological scenarios such as where cancer grows or how immune cells interact with other cells, which could lead to the development of ...

Scientists shed light on biological roots of individuality - Science Daily


Science Daily
New research from Rockefeller University illuminates the biology that guides behavior across different stages of life, and also suggests how variations in specific neuromodulators in the developing nervous system may lead to occasional variations. The ...

Scientists shed light on biological roots of individuality - Phys.org - Phys.Org


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Put 50 newborn worms in 50 separate containers, and they'll all start looking for food at roughly the same time. Like members of other species, microscopic C. elegans roundworms tend to act like other individuals their own ...
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Biological Safety

Baltimore, Maryland - United States

The Biosafety Office assists the Hopkins community in maintaining a safe work environment that is compliant with federal, state and community regulations. Our goal is to serve as a technical knowledgebase and training resource for biological safety issues on campus.

The following services are provided to the Hopkins community through the Biosafety Office:
* Recombinant DNA Registration
* Infectious Agent/Pathogen Registration
* Biological Toxin Registration
* Human Tissue Registration
* Select Agent Registration
* Registration of Clinical Protocols Involving the Introduction of Recombinant DNA, Infectious Agents/Pathogens, and/or Biological Toxins in Human Subjects
* Biological Safety Cabinet Certification and Maintenance
* Annual Research Laboratory Safety Surveys
* Biosafety Training Modules for Laboratory Personnel and Interested Support Staff.

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