Biology News
A Researcher's Quest to Decode the Specimens on a Museum's Mystery Shelf - Atlas Obscura


Atlas Obscura
Grant Museum of Zoology, University College London. Cornish plans to focus on the storage room's 1,000 vertebrate-related specimens. Most of them are pretty well-labeled and organized, she says—marsupials with marsupials, cats with other cats. But ...

Systems Administrators: Servers, Clusters and Supercomputers for Computational Biochemistry - insideHPC


insideHPC
Exceptional sysadmins sought to manage systems, storage, and network infrastructure for a New York–based interdisciplinary research group. Successful hires will be responsible for our servers and cluster environments, including: • Massively parallel ...

Art imitating life: Exhibit features work inspired by UW's vertebrate collection - Laramie Boomerang


Laramie Boomerang
Francis Ngo, a zoology major with a minor in painting, said one of her favorite pieces is a large watercolor of a squirrel being prepared for storage. “It's representative of the things that a specimen has to go through before they become an end ...

Embryo Storage and Disposal

United States

National Conference of State Legislators offers listing of State Laws on Frozen Embryos.

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Flinders Fertility - Egg, Sperm & Embryo Storage
Australia

Eggs, sperm and embryos can all be frozen and stored, in case you need them in the future. It is a relatively straightforward procedure that has helped many Australian men and women on their path to a family. The technical name for the freezing process is "cryopreservation", and the storage process is called "cryogenic storage". As well as supporting ongoing education and research in the field of Reproductive Medicine and Women’s Health, flind

Stem Cell Storage
United Kingdom

UK company offering stem cell collection, processing and storage facilities for samples of blood taken from the umbilical cord of new born babies. Provides information on the technology and on diseases that can be treated with stem cells.

Concrete Storage Bays for Agricultural Use
United States

No foundations are required for our panels, they are simply anchored using a landing cleat, and then secured using fixing plates.

National Seed Storage Laboratory (NSSL)
United States

Government facility provides cold storage for seeds, graftable buds and animal semen to support diversity in farm flora and fauna. Page includes virtual tour of the facility with an explanation of the storage procedure.

The Visible Embryo
United States

Provides a visual journey through the stages in human, from conception to birth. Includes glossary, related and sponsorship links, subscription terms and guest book.

Chicken Embryo
United States

A number of fine photographs of the development of a chick inside the egg.

Visible Embryo
United States

A comprehensive resource of information on human development from conception to birth, designed for both medical students and interested lay people.

Embryo Dynamics
Switzerland

Demonstration animations for Macintosh, Windows or Linux, on embryogenesis, organogenesis and malformations, with explanations and navigation, in advance of subscription. Includes links to the author's books.

The Virtual Embryo
Canada

Offers online education modules on several aspects of Drosophila development.

Sea Urchin Embryo
United States

A page from the Laboratory of Embryonic Gene Expression, included here for three beautiful photographs.