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Understanding Overdose: the physiology of drug use and overdose - Carlisle Sentinel


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Using opioids, like heroin or Oxycontin, can cause slowed and irregular breathing and decreased blood pressure, which can lead to unconsciousness and in some cases death. Stock photo. Brain scan. Buy Now. Opioid receptors in the brain are activated ...

Insights on fast cockroaches can help teach robots to walk - Science Daily


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Cockroach on a slippery tile. (stock image). Credit: © vitali_chesnokov / Fotolia. Close. Using the example of cockroaches, the Cologne-based zoologist Dr Tom Weihmann and his team were able to show that quickly running insects change their gait at mid ...
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Biochemistry Student Named a Rhodes Scholar - Georgia Tech News Center


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Calvin Runnels plans to spend his life learning, and learning about life. That's what the biochemistry major wrote in his personal statement when he applied for the Rhodes Scholarship this year. “I cannot say for sure where exactly in the field my ...
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E. coli Genetic Stock Center

New Haven - United States

Maintains a database of genetic information, including genotypes and reference information, gene names, properties, linkage map, and information on specific mutations.

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E. coli Genetic Stock Center
United States
United States

The Virginia Tech Department of Entomology has studied the genetics of this insect, along with research on its biology, cytogenetics, behavior and insecticide resistance. Includes a list of mutants and a linkage map.

Bloomington Stock Center
United States

Provides fly stocks, information on culturing flies, and getting rid of unwanted flies in the lab.

Fungal Genetics Stock Center
United States

Features the center history, catalog and fees, genes and symbols used, availability of strains, and newsletter .

Center for Human Genetic Research
United States

Research at Massachusetts General Hospital includes the mapping and cloning of genes involved in many genetic disorders.

National Center for Genetic Resources Preservation
United States

NCGRP conserves genebanks for species diversity of crops and animals important to agriculture, landscapes and environmental sustainability, beyond seed storage using cryogenics. Serves as repository for semen, graftable plant buds or in vitro plantlets, for the US Department of Agriculture in Fort Collins, Colorado.

The Center for Genetic Anthropology, University College London
United Kingdom

Pursues research on the evolution and migrations of human populations in north Africa, east Africa, the Near East, Asia and Europe. Profile of staff, research themes and presentations.

International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB)
Italy

Established in order to promote the safe use of biotechnology world-wide, with special regard to the needs of the developing world.

National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC)
Thailand

The National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC) was first set up under the Ministry of Science, Technology and Energy on 20 September 1983. After the establishment of the National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) on 30 December 1991, BIOTEC became one of the NSTDA centers, operating outside the normal framework of civil service and state enterprises. This enabled the Center to operate more effectively to su

Division of Genetic Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
United States

Homepage of Division of Genetic Medicine. Describes bioinformatic techniques being used, current research projects and faculty, current job openings.