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Washington Research Foundation grant brings on four new biology faculty just in time for new Life Sciences Building - UW Today


UW Today
That was the idea behind a $3 million Washington Research Foundation (WRF) grant to hire four biology professors. It's called a cluster hire and will help maintain the University of Washington's leading reputation in primary research and life sciences.

Controlling cell 'recycling' may help ease aging - Futurity: Research News


Futurity: Research News
“Autophagy dysfunction is present across a range of age-related diseases including neurodegeneration,” says Louis Lapierre, an assistant professor of molecular biology, cell biology, and biochemistry at Brown University, who led the work. “We and ...

A smart skin for marine biology research - Nanowerk - Nanowerk (blog)


Nanowerk (blog)
Frequently, research by marine biologists depends on weighty and invasive sensory and telemetry equipment to understand and assess various aspects of the marine ecosystem. Researchers generally employ invasive attachment techniques to attach these ...

Do No Harm: The Coalition of Americans for Research Ethics

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National coalition dedicated to the promotion of scientific research and health care which does no harm to human life.

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A multi-disciplinary course and conference for those challenged by the profound ethical questions posed by animal use in biomedical and behavioral research. May 31-June 3, 1997; Albuquerque, NM.

Americans to Ban Cloning (ABC)
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Group of concerned Americans and U.S. based organizations that promote a global, comprehensive ban on human cloning.

Americans for Medical Progress Educational Foundation
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Focuses on the threat by animal rights extremists to stop medical research that benefits both human and animal health.

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Includes a checklist and other basic information.

Ethics of Declawing
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Ethics of Genetics, The
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Special report from the Guardian Unlimited presents news, opinion, and analysis on a range of genetic issues.

Genetics and Ethics
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Serves as a clearing house for information on the social, ethical, and policy issues associated with genetic and genomic knowledge and technology.

Cloning and Catholic Ethics
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Explores Catholic opposition to human cloning and stem-cell research involving human embryos. With statements from Pope John Paul II, a Catholic ethicist, and others.

You Think I Therefore Am?: The Ethnobiology and Ethics of the Haitian Zombie
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Looks at the usage of local poisonous plants and animals.

Primer on Ethics and Human Cloning
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Examines a number of questions that society needs to resolve before cloning is considered permissible medicine for human infertility.