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Molecular biology: Genetic touch-ups - Nature.com

Nature.com
The technical bar for genome editing is now relatively low: you need a basic knowledge of molecular biology, some bioinformatics skills and a good understanding of the mechanisms of DNA repair. “Anyone with even master's-level skills in molecular ...

Federal funding for cancer research plummets in state - CT Post

CT Post
At Yale, researcher Amy Arnsten, a professor of neurobiology and psychology who is exploring causes of Alzheimer's disease, said about 90 percent of her grant requests have been rejected in the past several years. "I had a Program Project grant that ...

Postdoctoral Fellow in Biochemistry / Antimicrobial Chemotherapy - Scientific American

Scientific American
Candidates must possess a Ph.D. in Biochemistry or a closely related field. The successful candidate will be expected to work on an NIH-funded project to test novel antibiotics against metallo-beta-lactamases, important antibiotic resistance factors ...

Drosophila Heterochromatin Genome Project

San Francisco - United States

Provides the most recent release from this project.

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Berkeley Drosophila Genome Project
United States

Sequence of the euchromatic genome of drosophila melanogaster and to generate and maintain biological annotations of this sequence. Includes databases, tools, and publications.

Berkeley Drosophila Genome Project
United States

Consortium to determine the complete DNA sequence of the euchromatic genome of the fruitfly, and to develop experimental and computational tools to probe its biological significance.

Berkeley Drosophila Genome Project
United States

Provides the latest release of the genomic sequence to download.

Salamander Genome Project
United States

Development of expressed sequence tags (ESTS) and a comprehensive genome map. Includes project overview, linkage maps, and conserved syntenies .

Cat Genome Project
United States

Features genetic markers and maps, animal model, and publications. maintained by the Laboratory of Genomic Diversity at the National Cancer Institute.

Horse Genome Project
United States

International cooperative effort to define the DNA sequence of the domestic horse.

Human Genome Project
United States

Information about the Project, its progress, history, and goals; issues associated with genome research; frequently asked questions, the science behind the project; and Project sponsors.

United States

Chromosome 11 genomic database. Includes information about anchoring BACs from RPCI-23 library to the genetic markers, physical map, and end sequences of the BACs. Baylor College of Medicine .

The Floral Genome Project
United States

Ambitious effort to map floral genetics with attention to "missing link" taxa, hosted at Penn State University and funded by the National Science Foundation.

Genome Sequencing Project
United States

A tardigrade genome sequencing project, launched in 2007.