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Pfizer, DL Medicine Launch Drug Discovery Collaboration - Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News

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According to HitGen, DELs are designed to create large numbers of novel molecules for hit identification and lead generation by combining molecular biology, combinatorial chemistry, high throughput sequencing and advanced informatics. HitGen says it ...

FIS - Worldnews - First molecular biology laboratory for identification ... - FIS

The Ecuadorian Government, through the Ministry of Aquaculture (MAP), and the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) inaugurated in Manta, ManabĂ­ province, the first molecular biology laboratory for the identification of sharks in the region. With the ...

Bug Identification

Brea - United States

An online key to insect identification.

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    What bug is this? - Amateur Entomologists' Society (AES)
    Information on how to identify insects and other invertebrates. The Amateur Entomologists' Society provides information and two different identification services, one is for members of the society and the other is for non-members.

Insect Identification
United States

Reference that breaks down North American insects and spiders. Features facts, articles and photographs.

Bacterial Identification

Service for the identification of bacteria and fungi sequences by sequence alignment.
United States

Provides information about the general identification of trees as well as more specific techniques for a limited number of species. Includes information about dendrology.

Trees Identification

Provides help with tree identification.

Spider Identification
United States

Community providing spider identification services for primarily North American spiders. Members of the public can submit photographs and submit and help identify pictures of spiders.

United States

Illustrations and key from the University of Nebraska for identification of common one-node and two-node ants.

Hummingbird Identification

Detailed photographs and notes on most U.S. and Canadian species.

Gull Identification
United States

Photos, detailed plumage descriptions, quiz gulls, articles, hybrids, mystery birds, and links. Covers North American species and some Siberian and European gulls.

Cycad Identification

Features a key distinguishing families and genera, and each family and genus has its separate home page. Each genus page has links for all accepted species in that genus and keys to identify them.

Leaf Identification
United States

Instructional unit from the Department of Horticulture at Penn State University. Includes information on identifying leaves by structure, shape, groupings, margins, and arrangement.