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BHS teacher wins national biology teacher award - Brentwood Home Page


Brentwood Home Page
Rachel Lytle, who teaches honors and AP Biology at Brentwood High School, was recently asked, “Do you plan to stay in the classroom forever?” Her colleague had not asked an unusual question, but it caused Lytle, who started her fourth year of teaching ...

Smallpox Could Again Be a Serious Threat - Slate Magazine


Slate Magazine
SynBioBeta, which bills itself as the world's premier forum for innovators and investors interested in synthetic biology, concluded its sixth annual conference in San Francisco earlier this month. Companies from across the country and from around the ...

Biology of childhood brain tumor subtypes offers clues to precision ... - Science Daily


Science Daily
Researchers investigating pediatric low-grade gliomas (PLGG), the most common type of brain tumor in children, have discovered key biological differences in ...

How Star Wars helped visualise the biology of sperm - T3


T3
Sneaky mosquitoes fill up on blood and disappear before we have the chance to swat them away. They're in and out without so much as a tickle, and their irritating buzzing is often the first sign of a bite, and now, scientists have worked out why.

UCLA professors of biology and chemistry honored as 2017 Packard fellows - UCLA Newsroom


UCLA Newsroom
Elaine Hsiao, UCLA assistant professor of integrative biology and physiology, and Hosea Nelson, UCLA assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry, are among 18 outstanding young scientists in the U.S. to be awarded Packard Fellowships for Science ...

Genetics - Geneticists

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Department of Molecular Biosciences, The Wenner-Gren Institute
Sweden

The Department of Molecular Biosciences, The Wenner-Gren Institute (MBW) unites more than 30 independent research groups. Our mission is to ...

Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1933: Thomas Hunt Morgan
Sweden

Features his Nobel lecture and biographical articles.

Profiles in Science: The Marshall Nirenberg Papers
United States

Provides biographical information, documents, and visuals focusing on his work on deciphering the genetic code.

Profiles in Science: The Barbara McClintock Papers
United States

Features biographical information, short essays, digitized documents, and visuals related to her life and major scientific contributions.

Profiles in Science: The Joshua Lederberg Papers
United States

Provides biographical information, short essays, digitized documents, and visuals related to his work in bacterial genetics.

Thomas Hunt Morgan at Columbia University
United States

Describes how Morgan's findings about genes and their location on chromosomes helped transform biology into an experimental science.

Barbara McClintock
United States

Vita and biography of the famous cytogeneticist and ethnobotanist.

Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1958: George Wells Beadle, Edward Lawrie Tatum, and Joshua Lederberg
Sweden

Features biographical information, their Nobel lectures, and more.

Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1969: Max Delbrück, Alfred D. Hershey, and Salvador E. Luria
Sweden

Features biographies and their Nobel lectures.

One Gene/One Enzyme Hypothesis, The
United States

Article on Beadle and Tatum's experiment showing that each gene is responsible for directing the building of a single, specific ...

Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1968: Robert W. Holley, Har Gobind Khorana, and Marshall W. Nirenberg
Sweden

Includes biographical articles and their Nobel lectures.

MendelWeb
United States

Teaching and learning resource, built around and including Gregor Mendel's paper of 1865.

Gregor Mendel (1823-1884)
United States

Brief biography.

Web Directory: Gregor Mendel (1822-1884)
Canada

Links to sites on his life and work.

Mendel: Library of Congress Citations
Canada

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