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Fibroblasts form a hospitable metastatic niche in the liver - Nature.com


Nature.com
The liver is the most common metastatic route of pancreatic cancer. Early recruitment of granulin-secreting inflammatory monocytes to the liver is now shown to reprogram hepatic stellate cells into myofibroblasts that modulate the liver ...

Dickinson biology grad lived with anxiety, died from heroin - PennLive.com


PennLive.com
Alex Clarke's parents know a heartbreak that's so common because of the heroin and painkiller addiction crisis. Their son was a standout high school baseball player who went on to receive a biology degree at Dickinson College in Carlisle in 2012. The ...

Golf And Molecular Pharmacology Meet To Create BioMech's Strange-Looking AccuLock Putter - Forbes


Forbes
“What the heck is that?” That has been the common refrain I've heard each time I pull the new BioMech ACCULock Ace putter out of my golf bag. A few holes later, after I've rolled a few putts with the strange-looking club, that comment is usually ...

Common Missouri Spiders

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Descriptions and pictures of spiders indigenous to Missouri, USA.

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Common Missouri Wasps and Bees
United States

This site offers lots of detailed information on wasps and bees, particularly those found in Missouri.

Common Spiders in Japan
Japan

Line drawings, photos, and notes by Mikio Sekine. Also short articles on various insects.

Common Spiders Found Around Homes and Buildings
United States

Features common Kentucky spiders and provdes information about the differnt spider types.

Palystes: Rain Spiders, Lizard-eating Spiders
South Africa

Photographs and information on South African species in this genus.

Black Widow Spiders and Other Spiders of Medical Importance
United States

Brief information on the black widow and brown recluse; links to related web sites.

Latrodectus: Button Spiders, Widow Spiders
South Africa

Photographs and information on South African species in this genus.

Close-up View of Common Knotweed, Common Lamb's-quarters and Sheep Sorrel
United States

Photographic study by Brian Johnston of these three species, Polygonum arenastrum, Chenopodium album and Rumex acetosella.

Sicarius: Six-eyed Crab Spiders, Six-eyed Sand Spiders
South Africa

Photographs and information on South African species from the Biodiversity Explorer.

United States

Collection of news stories and photos about mountain lions in Missouri and adjacent states.

United States

Offers photos and descriptions of many of the state's beautiful wildflowers, sorted by color and scientific name.