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Zachary Knight Named Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator - UCSF News Services

UCSF News Services
It's easy to see why escape rooms would appeal to Zachary Knight, PhD, who approaches puzzles about physiology with a blend of logic and out-of-the-box thinking. Knight is an assistant professor of physiology and a member of the UCSF Weill Institute of ...

Nobel Prize Winner to Present DNA Biochemistry and Cancer Biology Seminar at NUI Galway - Irish Tech News

Irish Tech News
NUI Galway will host a research seminar presented by Nobel laureate, Professor Paul Modrich of Duke University Medical Center and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute in the US. Professor Modrich will talk about 'Mechanisms in human DNA mismatch ...

Australia's Orica to set aside A$115 million extra for Botany clean-up: regulator - Reuters

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Orica Ltd, the world's largest maker of commercial explosives, is set to increase environmental provisions by A$114.7 million ($86 million) to cover the costs of cleaning up groundwater at its Botany site near Sydney, Australia's ...

Howard Florey - Maker of the Miracle Mould

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Article by Simon Torok on Florey and his life work which transformed penicillin from an interesting discovery into a life saver.

Sir Howard Walter Florey

Biography presented by The Nobel Foundation.

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Transcript of Radio National programme exploring how penicillin found its way from mould to miracle drug.

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Transcript of Radio National programme looking at Florey the man and his broad ranging achievements.

Australian Nobel Laureates - Howard Walter Florey

Brief biography.

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Nonprofit national animal organization whose mission is to advocate for the protection of domestic and wild animals from cruelty and neglect.

Miracle Trees: Moringa oleifera

Provides information on this common tree that thrives in both the desert and the house and produces useful leaves, pods, seeds and flowers.

Snow Mould

Photograph of the basidiocarps of a Typhula species

Slime Mould
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Information on slime moulds which were originally considered to be fungi by mycologists and amoebae by zoologists, respectively classified as Myxomycota (slime fungi) or Mycetozoa (fungus animals).

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Plain text file at Project Gutenberg.

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Ph.D. program is offered with specialties in many areas of physiology. Links to program information are included.