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As biochemical companies set up shop in Sarnia, some say a greener future is coming to the region -
Traditional petrochemical companies like Shell, Imperial Oil and Nova Chemicals are engrained in Sarnia's identity. But a few new, smaller, biochemistry players have moved in and set up shop over the last several years — and they're doing things ...

Third stage of $78 million Botany Town Centre development is underway - Belinda Daly (press release) (blog)

Belinda Daly (press release) (blog)
AMP Capital confirms the NZ$78 million expansion of Botany Town Centre is progressing well and has entered the third stage of its extensive refurbishment with the closure of Garden Lane. This marks a significant milestone of the large-scale development ...

Marine biologist to lecture about sharks in Southern California waters - Santa Maria Times

Santa Maria Times
Lowe earned his bachelor of arts in marine biology at Barrington College in Rhode Island and a master of science degree in biology at CSULB. In 1998, he achieved a doctorate in zoology, studying bioenergetics of juvenile hammerhead sharks, at the ...

Imperial College: Centre for Structural Biology (CSB)

London - United Kingdom

Facilities within the CSB include an X-ray crystallography suite (state of the art data collection systems and crystallisation robotics), the Electron Microscopy Centre comprising several FEG electron microscopes including the worlds first liquid helium cooled FEG (CM300), a new cross-faculty NMR centre comprising 600 and 800 instruments with cryoprobes MHz (operational 2005) and a state-of-the-art Mass Spectrometry centre comprising ultra-high sensitivity Q-Star and MALDI-TOF instruments.

PhD or equivalent facility managers, with the support of dedicated technical staff, run the facilities under the overall direction of senior academics.

The majority of the facilities are located within two adjacent but interconnected buildings (Flowers and Wolfson) on the South Kensington campus with the new NMR centre in close proximity (RCS1).

The CSB also has a number of supporting facilities including a Bioreactor suite, a high-throughput macromolecular crystallisation suite and a planned Biophysical Characterisation suite (operational 2005).

The Bioreactor suite located in Wolfson, comprises facilities for large scale culturing of cells including E .coli, S. cerevisiae and P. pastoris as well as mammalian cell culture and also Category 2 organisms.

University of Leeds - Astbury Centre for Structural Molecular Biology
United Kingdom

Promotes interdisciplinary research on biological molecules, as well as biomolecular assemblies and complexes using physico-chemical, molecular biological, and computational approaches.

The Imperial College: Membrane Biophysics
United Kingdom

Research is focused on applying physical chemistry techniques and instrumentation to gain a novel insight into biological and bio-physical properties of natural and model membranes.

United Kingdom

Research areas include identification of monogenic and polygenic disease genes, characterisation of gene function and studies into the molecular mechanisms of disease.

Cellular & Structural Biology
United States

Graduate programs, research and support for the Schools of Medicine, Dentistry, Allied Health, Nursing and the Graduate School, at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX.

Journal of Structural Biology

Structural analysis of living material at every level of organization by all methods: light microscopy including confocal microscopy, electron microscopy, NMR, X-ray diffraction.

United States

A branch of molecular biology, biochemistry, and biophysics concerned with determining the structure of biological macromolecules, especially proteins and nucleic acids and less frequently carbohydrates and lipids

Structural Biology Labs

Personnel, facilities, local information and links to resources, at the Biomedical Centre, Uppsala, Sweden.

Molecular, Cellular and Structural Biology
United States

Graduate program information, applications, departmental details, seminar schedules and research interests within the faculty at the University of Minnesota.

Nature: Structural and Molecular Biology
United States

Articles in all fields related to the cellular function of macromolecules as analyzed by the range biological, biophysical and biochemical techniques.

United States

Research on motility through cross-disciplinary research, profiles of team members, postdoctoral opportunities, job openings at Perdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana.