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National Beekeeping Centre Wales, Conwy: 'Connect kids with ecology – because the bees need us' – review - The Guardian


The Guardian
This low-key and friendly visitor centre is a champion for Welsh honeybees, which are increasingly under threat from climate change and loss of wild flower meadows. It raises visitors' awareness of environmental issues and illustrates the 4,000-year ...

Embryonic mammary gland stem cells identified - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)
In a new study published in Nature Cell Biology, research team led by Prof. Cédric Blanpain, MD/PhD, WELBIO investigator and Professor at the Université libre de Bruxelles, Belgium, identified the mechanisms that regulate mammary gland development.

Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre immune system discovery | Herald ... - Herald Sun


Herald Sun
IMMUNE cells typically kill cancer cells like a sniper. A direct injection of toxin into this foreign cell ends its life. But Melbourne researchers have found another ...

Embryonic Tissues Centre (EmCell)

Tampa - United States

Provides information about fetal stem cell transplantation used in the treatment of many diseases.

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Cureline Human Tissues
United States

Cureline is a global biomarker/diagnostic CRO specializing in human biospecimen procurement and processing: since 2003 we organize tissue research projects including clinical network management, regulatory affairs, specimens collection, analysis and complete logistics. We are experts in the area of biomarker research and diagnostic specimen collection for solid tumors, hematology, inflammation, sepsis/infectious diseases, etc. Cureline has an ext

United States

News page from the University of Wisconsin.

United States

Information on the science of stem cells, stem cell basics, and more.

NIH Human Embryonic Stem Cell Registry
United States

Lists the human embryonic stem cell lines (at varying stages of development) that meet the U.S. eligibility criteria.

Animal Cells and Tissues: Organization of the Animal Body
United States

Notes by Michael J. Farabee on the structure and functions of each of the four major animal tissue types: epithelial, muscle, connective and bone.

Transgenic Mouse / Embryonic Stem Cell Shared Resource
United States

Provides transgenic or gene knockout mice. At the Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center.

UW-Madison Scientists Guide Human Skin Cells to Embryonic State
United States

Introduction to report by Yu and Thomson on developing eight undifferentiated pluripotent stem cell lines, using OCT4, SOX2, NANOG, and LIN28 to reprogram adult somatic fibroblasts. Includes links to related media coverage.

Baylor College of Medicine: Mouse Embryonic Stem Cell Core
United States

Generate genetically engineered mice for researchers across the United States.

Siteman Cancer Center: Murine Embryonic Stem Cell Core
United States

Aims include the development of reagents for the production of targeted mutations in embryonic stem cells, the creation of quality-controlled embryonic stem cell lines, and the teaching of methods for embryonic stem cell culture and manipulation.

Nathaniel Centre - The Catholic Bioethics Centre
New Zealand

Agency of the Catholic Bishops Conference dealing with issues in bioethics.