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Following the trail of the Indiana Jones of botany - Sonoma Valley Sun


Sonoma Valley Sun
Founded in 1987, Quarryhill is one of the pre-eminent Asian botanical gardens in the world, with one of the largest collections of documented, wild-collected Asian plants. Amid the 25-acre preserve are specimens first documented and collected in China ...

From vision to hand action: Neuroscientists decipher how our brain controls grasping movements - Science Daily


Science Daily
Neural interfaces can replace this functionality," says Hansjörg Scherberger, head of the Neurobiology Laboratory at the DPZ. "They can read the motor signals in the brain and use them for prosthetic control. In order to program these interfaces ...

Brain alterations support categorical and dimensional features of the neurobiology of autism - Medical Xpress


Medical Xpress
In the study, a team of researchers, led by senior author Wei Gao, Director of neuroimaging research at Cedars-Sinai in Los Angeles, used brain imaging to determine if the neurobiology of ASD fits a categorical model or a dimensional model of the disorder.

Comparative Mammalian Brain Collections

Madison - United States

University of Wisconsin site has images showing the brain's internal architecture of specimens from over 100 mammalian species for studying differences in brain function and evolution.

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Comparative Mammalian Brain Collections
United States

Major national resources for the study of brain anatomy.

Germany

Focuses on the experimental, theoretical, and technical aspects of genomics and genetics in mouse, human, and other species, particularly those aspects bearing on studies of gene function.

Mammalian Hibernation
Canada

Article by Ken Muldrew on mammalian hibernation, sleep and torpor.

Journal of Mammalian Evolution
United States

Quarterly which serves as a multidisciplinary forum for research that contributes to mammalian evolutionary biology. Abstracts available. From the Society for Study of Mammalian Evolution.

Mammalian Histology-B408
United States

Mammalian Histology-B408, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Delaware. Mammalian Histology (B408) is taught in the fall semester annually and is one of the courses required for the Medical Scholars Program with the Jefferson Medical College. Consequently, it is taught at a comprehensive level and concentrates heavily on human tissues and organ systems. A strong component of this course is tissue structure at the ultrastructural leve

Mammalian Forelimb Homologies
United States

Animated image which illustrates the similarities in forelimb structure of several different mammal species.

Mammalian MAPK Signalling Pathways
Canada

Signaling related to the mitogen-activated protein kinase pathway, with links to SAPK and p38, and related sequences, from Ontario Cancer Institute, Toronto, Canada.

Mammalian Histology: Integumentary System
United States

Color images of histological sections.

International Mammalian Genome Society
United States

Foster and stimulate genetic research including sequencing and functional genomics, mutagenesis and mutant analysis. Includes a meetings calendar, news and views, and membership.

United States

A primer on the brain for non-scientists including its architecture, geography, structure and functions.