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DRC's national parks: Beautiful, rich with biodiversity - Washington Times


Washington Times
According to the United Nations' Office for Project Services, “The Democratic Republic of the Congo is one of the most important countries in the world in terms of biodiversity.” What makes them special is the multitude of wildlife they support, the ...

For San Francisco's AIDS network, survival and evolution - San Francisco Chronicle


San Francisco Chronicle
Project Open Hand is part of a vast web of nonprofit services for San Francisco residents with AIDS or HIV that formed alongside the epidemic and is now in the midst of an evolution. The landscape of the disease has shifted so dramatically in the past ...

Botany is 'purifying' for Hart County naturalist - Bowling Green Daily News


Bowling Green Daily News
Initially interested in birds as a kid, Kistler later developed an interest in botany. After being a school teacher and cave guide at Mammoth Cave National Park, Kistler looked for a good project to do in his retirement. He's documented at least 503 ...

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.