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Eric Shooter, founding chair of Department of Neurobiology, dies at 93 - Stanford Medical Center Report


Stanford Medical Center Report
Eric Shooter, PhD, professor emeritus of neurobiology at the Stanford University School of Medicine and founding chair of that department, died March 21. He was 93. Shooter was internationally acclaimed in the field for his work on the structure and ...

California hospital looks to boost finances after losing lucrative ... - Becker's Hospital Review


Becker's Hospital Review
Leaders at Sonoma West Medical Center in Sebastopol, Calif., are exploring ways to increase revenue after the hospital shut down its lucrative toxicology program in late February, according to The Press Democrat.
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Scientists generate an atlas of the human genome using stem cells - Science Daily


Science Daily
Embryonic stem cells are a unique resource as they can turn into any adult cell in our bodies. Their versatile nature puts them at the center of attention in the fields of regenerative medicine, disease modeling and drug discovery. In parallel to the ...
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Center for Astrobiology

Tucson, Arizona - United States

Center for Astrobiology at University of Arizona. The College of Science Center for Astrobiology fosters interdisciplinary research and education in astrobiology by providing an organizational framework for the astrobiology community. The Center builds on the heritage of the Life and Planets Astrobiology Center, an earlier NASA Astrobiology Institute node, and combines cutting-edge research from astronomy, planetary sciences, chemistry, geo- and biological sciences.

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United States

Working to understand how organic compounds are created, destroyed, and altered during stellar evolution leading up to the origin of life on a planet, such as Earth.

United States

Research focuses on four themes: extrasolar planetary systems, habitability within the solar system, Earth's early environment and life, and evolution of biological complexity.

Russian Federation

The Ioffe Physico-Technical Institute of the Russian Academy of Science (RAS), the Cytology Institute of the Russian Academy of Science, and the St. Petersburg Polytechnical State University (SPSU) form the core of the Russian Astrobiology Center (RAC). The RAC is administered from the Cosmic Research Department of St. Petersburg Polytechnical State University. The purpose of the RAC is to provide a single organization through which all of the as

Penn State Astrobiology Research Center (PSARC)
United States

Established in 1998 as part of the NASA Astrobiology Institute (NAI) to promote the exciting frontier science field of Astrobiology.

Astrobiology
Canada

Astrobiology is the study of the origin, evolution, distribution, and future of life in the universe. This interdisciplinary field encompasses the search for habitable environments in our Solar System and habitable planets outside our Solar System, the search for evidence of prebiotic chemistry, laboratory and field research into the origins and early evolution of life on Earth, and studies of the potential for life to adapt to challenges on Eart

Astrobiology Magazine
United States

NASA publication focusing on the search for life in the universe. Offers different sections addressing the intense debates within the scientific community, featuring the journal entries from explorers traveling to the far reaches of the planet, and articles covering topics such as life on Mars, extreme life, and stellar evolution.

Astrobiology Web
Canada

Information about space life science, the search for extraterrestrial life, and the exploration of our solar system.

Astrobiology - New Scientist
United Kingdom

News articles and exclusive features focused on the search for extraterrestrial life.

ThinkQuest: Astrobiology
United States

The Living Universe is the web's premiere educational resource for astrobiology, featuring in-depth information and interviews on exobiology, planetary biology, the origins of life and human spaceflight. Our site doesn't end with that however - every single page within this website is also available in an enhanced PDF printable format and we have a network of forums and interactive applets as well as a number of Flash animations.

Astrobiology at NASA
United States

Research on the origin, distribution, and future of life in the universe.