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TidyTowns turning over a new leaf and ramping up biodiversity efforts - The Green News


The Green News
July 30th, 2018. Fionnuala Fallon, The Irish Times gardening correspondent, asked last year if the TidyTowns competition was “out-of-step” with our increasingly “environmentally-minded approach” to maintaining our shared landscapes. Speaking with ...

Meet the Woman Making Ants the Next Big Thing in Biology - National Geographic


National Geographic
... their social interactions, and their evolutionary success. More broadly, Moreau's work might indirectly help us develop tools to answer bigger biological questions: how to control pests, how to promote helpful species, how to improve digestion and ...

NSF awards $6.4 million grant to Sevilleta Long-Term Ecological Research drylands site - National Science Foundation (press release)


National Science Foundation (press release)
To discover how environmental change is affecting dryland ecosystems, the National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a five-year, $6.4 million grant in new support of the Sevilleta Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) site in central New Mexico.

INCBI Irish National Centre for BioInformatics

Dublin - Ireland

Hosts Irish embnet node, Gives links to Database browsing and interrogation at SRS, European (EBI) servers, Blast server for parasite genomes (EBI), US (NCBI) servers, Protein structure prediction, PredictProtein Server in Heidelberg, Gene identification, splice sites, exons, introns and a list of gene structure prediction programs

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Irish National Stud
United Kingdom

Also features Japanese Gardens and St. Fiacra's Garden.

BioInformatics Centre - Singapore
Singapore

BIC hosts Bio-Resources including BioAgent, BioPortal, APBioNET, BioJournals, BioFTP Sites, BioSoftware, Biotech Directories, BioNet News/Archives, Bio Databases, Bio Catalogs, E-Mail Servers, Virtual Lib, Web Search, Patent Search

Linnaeus Centre for Bioinformatics
Sweden

At Uppsala, Sweden. Research areas include algorithms and databases, genome studies, expression and function, and structure and design. Runs courses and seminars.

India

The centre information in the area of Biotechnology with a stress on Virology, proteins and nucleic acid sequences and structures, Microbial strain data. The Centre also offers unique facilities for data analysis. The centre has developed and it gives links to Data banks, Microbial Strain Data Network, APBioNet, Alpha Server, Medline Workbench Pune-Net, Bioinformatics Useful Sites, Biotech Directory of India, runs an Advanced Diploma in Bioinform

Bioinformatics Centre, IMTECH, Chandigarh, India
India

A bioinformatics research centre with interests such as protein structure prediction and biocomputing. Provides useful software including some they have developed.

Bioinformatics Research Centre - Aarhus University
Denmark

Bioinformatics focuses on developing computational methods for collecting, handling and analyzing biological data. Research ranges from formulating models and theories about biological systems, to constructing algorithms and developing computer programs, and requires expertise in many traditional disciplines. BiRC has a strong emphasis on molecular evolution, molecular population genetics, and statistical and algorithmic approaches to bioinfor

The Centre for Integrative Bioinformatics Vrije University Amsterdam
Netherlands

The IBIVU hosts biostatistics, computer science, genomics, molecular cell physiology and core bioinformatics groups for research and education. Teaching includes an international 2-year bioinformatics master course.

SA National Bioinformatics Institute
South Africa

SANBI aims to bring genome information, computational biology, and analytical tools to the South African research community. Hosts SA National EMBNet Node, provides links to Sequence Retrieval System (SRS), GeneKraal, and TB Genomes Analysis Server. Research in Sequence Tag Alignment and Consensus Knowledgebase (STACK). Databases include BLAST search in Mycobacterium genome.

National Bioinformatics Research Center
United States

Computational biology research in Iran.

National Centre for Biotechnology Education
United Kingdom

Offers educational resources and practical training for teachers in several European Union countries. Includes links on discussion boards, lab safety tips, and information maintained in Reading, England.