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Immunology Research Center Planned For Site Of Old Auto Plant On Baum Boulevard - 90.5 WESA


90.5 WESA
"We'll have some academic space around basic immunology, immunotherapy, around cancer biology, around aging science, and organ and rejection, organ transplantation," said Dr. Bob Ferris, an immunologist and director of the UPMC Hillman Cancer Center ...

What Should Grow in a Vacant Lot? - CityLab


CityLab
Swan is one of only a handful of ecologists in the world who do experiments in urban vacant lots—for that matter, ecologists rarely experiment in cities at all. His work is part of the Baltimore Ecosystem Study, a massive long-term research project ...

Champion for African wildlife murdered - Greensboro News & Record


Greensboro News & Record
Esmond Martin, an American who lived most of his life in Kenya as a crusader against poaching, was found murdered in his home outside Nairobi yesterday. He was 75. The crime might not be widely reported here, but it's a tragic loss for the ...

Emerging Area of Aging Research: Long-lived Animals with Negligible Senescence

Tampa - United States

Article on centenarian species and rockfish project from Portland, OR.

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Midwest Regional Center of Excellence for Biodefense and Emerging Infectious Diseases Research
United States

MISSION: To expand the scope and quality of research in biodefense and emerging infectious diseases in the region, with the goal of developing the next generation of diagnostics, vaccines and therapeutics against selected biologic threats.

Germany

Conference for seven intergovernmental organisations (CERN, EFDA, EMBL, ESA, ESO, ESRF, ILL) to present and discuss their approaches to Technology Transfer. 18 - 19 November 2009 at Heidelberg, Germany.

Auco Long-Term Ecological Research
Chile

This research project aims to model the ecosystem of a desert area in Chile (Auco, National Reserve "Las Chinchillas"). Features El Ni+-o and La Ni+-a effects on flora and fauna, list of published papers, and GIS maps.

Coweeta Long Term Ecological Research
United States

Ecological research site in the mountains of North Carolina. Research to evaluate, explain, and predict how water, soil, and forest resources respond to management practices, natural disturbances, and the atmospheric environment.

U.S. Long Term Ecological Research (LTER) Network
United States

A collaborative effort involving more than 1100 scientists and students investigating ecological processes over long temporal and broad spatial scales. The network promotes synthesis and comparative research across sites and ecosystems and among other related national and international research programs.

The Coastal Research and Education Society of Long Island
United States

Information about the research and education and outreach programs of the Coastal Research and Education Society of Long Island.

Arctic Long Term Ecological Research Site
United States

Field research of the Arctic LTER is based at Toolik Lake, Alaska, in the northern foothills of the Brooks Range. Project is centered at the Ecosystems Center of the Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, Massachusetts.

United States

Eastern Colorado site for research in areas including floral and faunal dynamics and land-atmosphere interactions. Includes species list, publications database, project descriptions, current activities, and other information.

United States

Established to conduct research on long-term ecological phenomena in an array of ecosystems within the United States. Niwot Ridge is the sole alpine tundra site and is located approximately 35 km west of Boulder, CO.

Bonanza Creek Long Term Ecological Research Site
United States

Research program focuses on improving our understanding of the boreal forest ecosystem in interior Alaska, USA.