Biology News
Baby Snake Fossil Found Trapped in Amber Offers Clues on Evolution - New York Times

New York Times
In 2016, Lida Xing was combing the amber markets of Myanmar when a merchant enticed him over to his booth with what he said was the skin of a crocodile ...
The Straits Times
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Novartis pays up to $1 billion for potential eczema drug - pharmaphorum

Swiss pharma Novartis is to pay up to $1 billion to Galapagos and MorphoSys for exclusive rights to a skin drug, which will further strengthen Novartis's leadership position in the immunology field. Belgo-Dutch biotech Galapagos and Germany's MorpoSys ...
BioPharma Dive

Biologics comparison study underway for Crohn's disease - Healio

Andrew Greenspan, MD, vice president of United States Medical Affairs at Janssen Immunology told Healio Gastroenterology and Liver Disease that the trial is intended to help the health care community make treatment-related decisions in an area that is ...

Digital Skin Care


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Thermoregulatory Associated Skin Color Changes

Researchers at the Tattersall Laboratory are investigating the relationship between skin color and the ambient temperature in a South American frog.

Allergic Skin Diseases
United States

Dogs have allergies to certain substances, the three most common being food; inhaled substances; or injections such as vaccines, insect bites, or drugs.

Bioactive Alkaloids of Frog Skin
United States

Study showing that the poisonous frogs of the family Dendrobaridae gain their pumiliotoxins through consuming several differnt species of leaf-litter arthropods.

Alternatives to Skin Irritation Testing in Animals
United States

Collection of abstracts about research methods of skin irritation testing which minimize or do without the use of animals.

The Effect of Cigarette Smoke on the Growth of Skin Cells
United States

Research project by Amanda Baskett of the Rockdale Magnet School for Science and Technology.

United States

At the Harvard Skin Disease Research Center. Mainly provides services for the generation of mouse skin disease models.

Prevalence of Intestinal Parasites among Individuals with Allergic Skin Diseases
United States

Abstract of a paper which investigates the possibility of a relationship between intestinal helminthiasis and allergic disease.

UW-Madison Scientists Guide Human Skin Cells to Embryonic State
United States

Introduction to report by Yu and Thomson on developing eight undifferentiated pluripotent stem cell lines, using OCT4, SOX2, NANOG, and LIN28 to reprogram adult somatic fibroblasts. Includes links to related media coverage.

Digital Dragonflies
United States

Scanned images of dragonfly specimens.

Digital Morphology
United States

A dynamic archive of information on digital morphology and high-resolution X-ray computed tomography of biological specimens. Includes slice-by-slice animations, animated volumetric and 3D surface renderings, introduction, references, links, and archival museum data for each specimen.