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Mouse artificial 'embryo' created from stem cells - BioNews


BioNews
The researchers had previously worked on a simpler structure of a mouse embryo consisting of two types of stem cells and a 3D jelly scaffold. In the new study – published in Nature Cell Biology – they used all three types of stem cells: embryonic stem ...

Fires spark biodiversity criticism of Sweden's forest industry - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
Non-governmental organisations warn that there are considerable challenges to ensuring biodiversity for plants and animals amid the fight against global warming. One in 10 species in the country's forests is on the red list of the Swedish Species ...

Artificial Embryo: It's Possible 'We May Do This in Humans' – Scientist - Sputnik International


Sputnik International
An international team of scientists have created an artificial mouse embryo from stem cells. In a study published in the Nature Cell Biology journal on Monday, the team revealed that they used cells from mice to develop an embryo-like structure without ...

Conservation of Endangered Animals by using Sperm and Embryo Freezing

Turku - Finland

A project to preserve several endangered mammals of far northern Europe, using cryopreservation. At the University of Kuopio, Finland.

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Flinders Fertility - Egg, Sperm & Embryo Storage
Australia

Eggs, sperm and embryos can all be frozen and stored, in case you need them in the future. It is a relatively straightforward procedure that has helped many Australian men and women on their path to a family. The technical name for the freezing process is "cryopreservation", and the storage process is called "cryogenic storage". As well as supporting ongoing education and research in the field of Reproductive Medicine and Women’s Health, flind

United Kingdom

Mouse sperm and embryo cryopreservation research and services. One of the largest research archives in the world. Part of the Mammalian Genetics Unit, Harwell UK

Endangered Animals of the World
Netherlands

A project designed to help students gain skills in researching, collaborating and telecommunicating while learning about endangered animals, and sharing that information with the world.

Help Endangered Animals - Ridley Turtles
United States

Organized in 1982 to save the Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle (Lepidochelys kempi) from extinction by educating the public and supporting conservation laws that protect sea turtles.

Russian Federation

Includes illustrations, biological information, sound files, and distribution maps. In Russian.

Help Endangered Animals - Ridley Turtles (HEART)
United States

Promoting preservation of all endangered sea turtles, especially the Kemp's Ridley, through education and activism.

Cat Tales Endangered Species Conservation Park
United States

Nonprofit zoological park funded by donations; home to big cats.

Center for Plant Conservation's National Collection of Endangered Plants
United States

Contains plant material for more than 600 of the United State's most imperiled native plants.

Would Freezing Ted Williams Work?
United States

From ABCNEWS.com, an article on the cryonic suspension of Ted Williams by the Alcor Foundation and asking if the technology might work.

INVAM - Freezing germplasm in liquid nitrogen
United States

Research suggestions from the INVAM Culture Collection at West Virginia University.