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How clever biochemistry is tackling HIV - New Scientist


New Scientist
Some of the first reverse transcriptase inhibitors emerged from collaboration in the early 90s between the Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry in Prague, the Rega Institute for Medical Research in Leuven, Belgium, and Gilead Sciences. The ...

True to type: From human biopsy to complex gut physiology on a ... - Science Daily


Science Daily
Organ Chip technology using donor-derived human intestinal cells offers advantages over organoids and creates new opportunities for personalized medicine.

Skin bacteria may predict vulnerability of amphibians to killer chytrid fungus - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
Lead author Kieran Bates, from Imperial College London and ZSL's Institute of Zoology, said: "We were surprised to find that populations of midwife toads suffering severe Bd-driven declines all possessed very similar skin microbial communities, which ...

Institute of Human Origins: Lucy

Tempe - United States

Answers a number of questions about the ancient hominid skeleton: When and where was Lucy found? How do we know she was a hominid? How do we know Lucy walked upright? How old is Lucy?

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Institute of Human Origins
United States

A non-profit, multidisciplinary research organization, affiliated with Arizona State University, dedicated to the recovery and analysis of the fossil evidence for human evolution.

Institute of Human Origins (IHO)
United States

Nonprofit, multidisciplinary research organization dedicated to the recovery and analysis of the fossil evidence for human evolution.

Human Origins
United Kingdom

The Natural History Museum provides a number of short videos on this topic.

Human Origins
United States

Radio program discusses fossil discoveries that may provide the earliest documented evidence of toolmaking, and push the origin of homo sapiens back more than 400,000 years. A discussion featuring Donald Johanson and Blake Edgar.

Human Origins and Prehistory
United States

Class page to go along with Indiana University's anthropology class, A105. Lectures cover the human place among the pages, evolution theories, genetics and current research. Related resource links are included.

Think Quest: Human Origins
Finland

Aimed at both students and educators alike, providing factual information and follow up questions about human origins.

Look at Modern Human Origins, A
United States

Aims to help students of paleoanthropology in the process of research, and to provide a source of information for anybody who desires a fuller understanding of human evolution.

United States

Locates Homo sapiens on the family tree, compares primate skulls, and links current discoveries to better human understanding of the past.

Finland

Describes important discoveries related to human origin as well as various theories and theorists.

Human Origins Summary
United Kingdom

Information and links to other sites.