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Celebrating biodiversity: Let's hear it for Ireland's wildlife Our flora ... - Irish Examiner


Irish Examiner
Intrepid and tireless wildlife campaigners, such as David Attenborough and Steve Irwin, have brought the wonders of the natural world, and the many threats it ...

Neuron Guidance Factor Found to Play a Key Role in Immune Cell Function - Scicasts (press release) (blog)


Scicasts (press release) (blog)
Macrophages are white blood cells involved in a variety of biological functions, from destroying infectious pathogens to repairing damaged tissue. To carry out their different roles, macrophages must first be activated and transformed into different ...

California hospital up for sale following toxicology lab shutdown - Becker's Hospital Review


Becker's Hospital Review
Officials said the need to sell the hospital became clear after the facility suspended its lucrative toxicology program. The hospital was forced to shutter the program earlier this year after insurer Anthem sent officials a letter to officials in March ...

California Wildlife Exposure Factor and Toxicity Database

Citrus Heights - United States

Search a compilation of exposure factors (i.e., ecological and physiological data) and toxicity data for a number of California mammals, birds, amphibians and reptiles.

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Acute Toxicity Database
United States

Statistical approaches for taxonomic comparisons, and factors such as age, pH, temperature, water hardness, and diet affecting toxicological outcome. Maintained by the Columbia Environmental Research Center, Missouri.

TRANSFAC-The Transcription Factor Database
Germany

A compilation of transcriptional regulatory protein factors and their cognate gene promoter elements along with DNA sequence search and analysis programs - from GBF, Braunschweig, Germany.

Rice Transcription Factor Database
Germany

RiceTFDB is a public database of rice genes involved in transcriptional control. From the University of Potsdam, Berlin, Germany.

United Kingdom

DBD is a database of predicted transcription factors in completely sequenced genomes. The predicted transcription factors all contain assignments to sequence specific DNA-binding domain families.

Distributed Structure-Searchable Toxicity Database Network
United States

DSSTox provides a community forum for publishing standard format, structure-annotated toxicity data files for open public access. Offers search based on chemical formula, maintained by the Environment Protection Agency, USA.

California Wildlife Center
United States

Nonprofit organization dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation, and release of sick, injured, or orphaned wildlife.

Exposure Biology Research Group (EBRG)
United States

The Exposure Biology Research Group (EBRG), directed by Dr. Michael McClean, is an interdisciplinary research group in the department of Environmental Health at the Boston University School of Public Health (BUSPH). Our primary research focus is on the use of biological markers to assess environmental and occupational exposures via multiple pathways with respect to exposure-related disease. The EBRG consists of a research coordinator, eight resea

Toxicity
United States

P. aquilinum page from "Poisonous Plants of North Carolina" by Dr. Alice B. Russell.

The Factor VIIa Source
United States

Information about topics related to the pathophysiology, pharmacology, and clinical aspects of bleeding, coagulation, and hemostasis, including information about recombinant coagulation Factor VIIa.

Rel/NF-kB Transcription Factor
United States

Information and resources for researchers interested in transcription factor NF-kB.