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Safe Passages: Wolverines & Road Ecology + Golden AGM - Wildsight


Wildsight
The anticipated growth in population and projected highway improvement plans in the Rocky Mountains, coupled with the resounding concern for maintaining large-scale, landscape connectivity will continue to generate interest in conservation tools and ...

Cells like we've never seen them before - Harvard Gazette


Harvard Gazette
Cells of interest are surrounded by tissues and other biological structures that scramble light coming from and returning to a microscope objective, which blurs and obscures important details. Light powerful enough to penetrate biological structures ...

Retired zoology prof restores a wetland wonder - South Whidbey Record


South Whidbey Record
Rohwer, a retired University of Washington zoology professor, takes an active interest in such matters. As an owner of a forest and wetland near Cultus Bay, he realized he could restore wildlife diversity to the natural world around him. That started ...

Comet Assay Interest Group

La Habra - United States

Forum for exchange of views on the single cell gel electrophoresis system, capable of detecting single- and double-strand breaks, oxidative DNA base damage, and DNA, protein and drug crosslinking. Includes related links.

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Comet Assay Interest Group Website
United States

Forum for free exchange of information on the single cell gel electrophoresis, or comet, assay.

Comet Assay
United Kingdom

An advanced image analysis system for the quantification of DNA damage in cells using the Comet single cell gel electrophoresis technique, from Perceptive Instruments Ltd., Haverhill, Suffolk, UK.

Comet Assay and Cell Array for Genotoxicity Testing
France

COMICS is a European Commission funded project that aims to develop reliable in vitro assays for use in screening chemicals for potential genotoxic and cytotoxic effects, in order to limit the amount of animal experimentation.

Wildlife Interest Group
United States

Branch of the American Society of International Law working to conserve endangered wildlife species by strengthening international wildlife treaty regimes, regional accords, and national legislation.

Mesenchymal Stem Cells - Interest Group
United States

Resource for information on MSC research. Mesenchymal stem cells are multipotent stem cells that can differentiate into a variety of cell types. Includes links to current papers, protocols, and information about specialist suppliers.

Special Interest Group for Genetic and Evolutionary Computation
United States

Provides information on joining SIGEVO, the newsletter and the international conferences.

National Institute of Health Apoptosis Interest Group
United States

Monthly meetings devoted to research seminars on various aspects of apoptosis, presented by AIG members and outside speakers.

American Society of International Law Wildlife Interest Group
United States

Aims to conserve endangered wildlife species by helping to strengthen international wildlife treaty regimes, regional accords, and national legislation.

Society For Biomaterials - Biomaterials-Cell/Organ Therapies Special Interest Group
United States

A professional society which promotes advances in all phases of biomaterials research and development.

Assay Designs
United States

Provides the worldwide biomedical, pharmaceutical, and scientific research communities with rapid and easy-to-use kits and reagents.