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Monsanto's Toxicology Figures Don't Hold Up, Jury Hears - Law360


Law360
Law360, San Francisco (July 26, 2018, 10:55 PM EDT) -- A toxicologist took the stand Thursday in a landmark California jury trial over claims Monsanto's herbicides gave a groundskeeper lymphoma, saying 10 percent of the products' active ingredient can ...
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Researchers discover how breast cells prevent cancer invasion - News-Medical.net


News-Medical.net
The finding, which was recently published the Journal of Cell Biology, contradicts previous studies suggesting that this cell layer, called the myoepithelium, serves as a stationary barrier to invading cancer cells; instead it serves as an active ...

Pet of the week July 24, 2018 - Princess - Lynchburg News and Advance


Lynchburg News and Advance
Princess is a beautiful bulldog mix and approximately 3 years old. She came in with a male companion so she should do well with other males. The challenge of the week, according to those who care for her, is teaching her that the leash is her friend.

Genome Consortium for Active Teaching (GCAT)

Davidson - United States

Excellent clearinghouse of information and databases for teaching undergraduate Genomics and networking - from Davidson College.

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Tennessee Mouse Genome Consortium
United States

The Consortium's purpose is to promote mouse models for human genetic diseases and as subjects for the study of gene function.

Potato Genome Sequencing Consortium
Netherlands

Group seeks to elucidate the complete DNA sequence of the potato genome (850 Mbp) by the end of 2010.

Active Motif
United States

Develops cell biology-based research tools and biocomputing resources for gene and protein interactions. Includes catalog, technical data for download, ordering from offices in Belgium, Japan, and Carlsbad, California.

Carbohydrate-Active Enzymes
France

The CAZy database describes the families of structurally-related catalytic and carbohydrate-binding functional domains of enzymes that degrade, modify or create glycosidic bonds.

United States

Test your microbiology knowledge at this site. It also includes basic descriptions of various microorganisms.

WildAid's Active Conservation Awareness Program (ACAP)
United States

Working to reduce the demand for illegal wildlife products in key markets globally, generating the necessary international will to decimate the illegal wildlife trade within our lifetimes and make wildlife conservation a global priority.

Landmarks in the History of Genetics: Can Matter Store Active Information?
United States

Includes dates, events, theoretical implications, and related links.

11th International Meeting On Human Genome Variation and Complex Genome Analysis
United Kingdom

Program, registration information, and venue details. Held in Tallinn, Estonia. 11-13 September 2009.

United States

A primer on genetic and physical maps from the National Center for Biotechnology Information.

Initial Sequence of the Chimpanzee Genome and Comparison With the Human Genome
United States

Nature article containing a draft sequence of the genome of the common chimpanzee, along with a comparative analyses with the human genome.