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California hospital up for sale following toxicology lab shutdown - Becker's Hospital Review


Becker's Hospital Review
Officials said the need to sell the hospital became clear after the facility suspended its lucrative toxicology program. The hospital was forced to shutter the program earlier this year after insurer Anthem sent officials a letter to officials in March ...

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 ...

Ecotoxicology Research Facility (ERF)

Jonesboro, Arkansas - United States

Arkansas State University Ecotoxicology Research Facility (ERF) is a multi-user laboratory facilitating intercollegiate research and collaboration with other universities, state and federal agencies, industries, and various interest groups. The ERF utilizes standard US EPA test protocols and develops innovative techniques to measure environmental parameters and investigate ecosystem function. As a US EPA certified laboratory we specialize in laboratory and in situ biomonitoring to measure fate and effects of known and emerging contaminants for use in environmental forecasting. Ongoing Quality Control, Quality Assurance, and Good Laboratory Practice within the ERF result in scientifically sound research for use in environmental management decisions.

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Research portfolio and brochure [PDF], application to use the crane, and a virtual tour including construction of the crane, flora and fauna, views, and researchers. Cape Tribulation, Queensland.

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Educational lifts and interactive trail, no public access. Crane details and photographs, research database, and links. Washington.

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