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A primer in access and benefit-sharing for DNA barcoders - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)
Molecular biology approaches, such as DNA barcoding, have become part of the standard toolkit for a growing number of biodiversity researchers and practitioners, with an increasing scope of applications in important areas, such as environmental ...

From drug pricing and 'biosimilars' to opioids and culture — a wrap and podcast from biotech's big conference - San Francisco Business Times


San Francisco Business Times
The drugs are common in Europe but have faced opposition in the United States as biotech industry leaders have argued that knockoffs of their large-molecule drugs shouldn't be interchangeable with the brand-name therapies. One of Coherus' next targets ...

Is a Bigger Genetic Code Better? Get Ready to Find Out - Quanta Magazine


Quanta Magazine
Moreover, expanding the number of bases isn't the only way to get more amino acids. George Church, the prominent geneticist at Harvard University known for his entrepreneurial endeavors in biotech, is spearheading an effort to reclaim redundant codons ...

Biotech Primer Inc.

Houston - United States

Offers briefings on genes, proteomics, cloning, xenotransplantation and techniques. Includes calendar for future classes and workshops and registration page.

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Primer Design Ltd
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Designer, manufacturer and supplier of real-time PCR kits and reagents that use high resolution melting (HRM) technology.

Nerine Primer
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Description of the genus and characteristics of the various species.

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Design of PCR or sequencing primers.

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Describes the basic strategy and methodology for mapping and sequencing the human genome from the DOE.

Stem Cells: A Primer
United States

Primer on the cells that have the potential to develop into many different cell types in the body. From the National Institutes of Health.

United States

Created by the U.S. Department of Energy.

DNA Computing: A Primer
United States

Ars Technica article by Will Ryu.

Basic Goat Primer
United States

With information about the breeding and care of goats.

Cat Color Genetics Primer
United Kingdom

Article describing color and pattern genetics of pedigreed cats. Includes free software for computing mating color predictions.

Primer on Ethics and Human Cloning
United States

Examines a number of questions that society needs to resolve before cloning is considered permissible medicine for human infertility.