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Mouse artificial 'embryo' created from stem cells - BioNews


BioNews
The researchers had previously worked on a simpler structure of a mouse embryo consisting of two types of stem cells and a 3D jelly scaffold. In the new study – published in Nature Cell Biology – they used all three types of stem cells: embryonic stem ...

Dr. Jekyll, Mr. Hyde: Healing mesenchymal cells morph and destroy muscles in models of spinal cord injury, ALS and ... - Science Daily


Science Daily
The findings were published today in Nature Cell Biology. By studying the muscles of ALS patients and mouse models of motor neuron injury or disease, the scientists found FAP cells actually promoted muscle wasting and scarring. The cells activated a ...

'Nature calls' upon youth to protect flora and fauna - The Hindu


The Hindu
Chief Conservator of Forests and Project Tiger Field Director S. Saravanan explained to the students the importance of protecting the flora and fauna on the hills. The students planted 10,000 saplings. As many as 2,500 seed balls were dropped in the ...

Edinburgh Mouse Atlas Project

United Kingdom

Computer modeling of stages of mouse embryogenesis to map the expression of different genes. 3D Embryo Anatomy Atlas and gene expression database at MRC Human Genetics Unit, Edinburgh.

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GENSAT Mouse Brain Atlas at Rockefeller University
United States

GENSAT is a collection of pictorial gene expression maps of the brain and spinal cord of EGFP BAC transgenic mice. These transgenic mice are available to the scientific community.

Alabama Herpetological Atlas Project
United States

Includes species list, teacher's guide and project information.

Cerulean Warbler Atlas Project
United States

Project from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology to map the distribution of the declining Dendroica cerulea. Includes species account, maps, and photos.

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 .

Knockout Mouse Project (KOMP)
United States

KOMP is a trans-NIH initiative to generate a public resource of mouse embryonic stem cells containing a null mutation in every gene in the mouse genome.

United States

Large scale ENU based mouse mutagenesis for developmental defects

Mouse Radiation Hybrid Mapping Project
France

Features a high-density transcription map of the mouse genome. Includes current status, PCR protocols, bibliography, and related links .

Atlas Moth: Atlas attacus
Singapore

Fact sheet with description, breeding, distribution, role in the habitat, status in Singapore, threats, photos and links.

Edinburgh Zoo
United Kingdom

Promotes the conservation of animal species and wild places, through captive breeding, environmental education and scientific research. Includes visitor information, news, and animal photos and descriptions.

Edinburgh Journal of Botany
United Kingdom

International journal of plant systematics and related aspects of biodiversity, conservation science, and phytogeography.