Biology News
Iran: Spying charges against wildlife activists “hard to fathom”, say UN experts - ReliefWeb


ReliefWeb
GENEVA (23 February 2018) – Iran must cease what appears to be a new and worrying trend of targeting environmental defenders, UN human rights experts* said following the detention of Persian Wildlife Heritage Foundation (PWHF) members on spying charges ...

Scarth-Johnson beguiled by beauty of botany - The Australian


The Australian
The vivid account of Scarth-Johnson's life on the website of the Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria describes the twin track she followed: “During her farming career Vera continued an interest in botany and was continuously painting and ...

HHMI BioInteractive Launches New Spanish Language Life Science Education Website with Free Multimedia ... - PR Newswire (press release)


PR Newswire (press release)
CHEVY CHASE, Md., Feb. 22, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- HHMI BioInteractive has announced the launch of a Spanish version of its award-winning BioInteractive website, featuring free, high-quality, scientifically vetted and field-tested classroom resources ...

Iran BioSafety WebSite

Tehran - Iran

Developing the National Biosafety Framework, to put in place an enabling mechanism for making decisions on the safe transfer, handling, and use of living modified organisms.

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Iran

Iranian biology site provides information about Iranian biology.

Freshwater Fishes of Iran
United States

A searchable database providing descriptions and illustrations of species found in Iran.

Belgian Biosafety Server
Belgium

Scientific aspects related to the biological safety of human activities carried out using pathogenic and/or genetically-modified organisms. Managed by the Scientific Institute of Public Health, Brussels.

Belgian Biosafety Server
Belgium

Primarily aims at providing regulatory and scientific information to the Belgian medical, veterinary, agronomical and Biotechnology actors.

Belgian Biosafety Server
Belgium

The Web site focuses mainly on scientific aspects related to the biological safety (biosafety) of human activities carried out using pathogenic and/or genetically-modified organisms (GMOs) or microorganisms (GMM). Due to the horizontal character of GMOs and biotechnology, the information provided concerns both R&D and market parameters of the agro-food/feed, pharmaceutical, medical, veterinary, agronomic and environmental sectors but also local a

Biosafety Clearing-House
Canada

BCH is an international portal to exchange information on GMOs. Parties to the protocol are legally required to provide accurate and timely information to their databases. Operates in six languages as a United Nations Environment Program.

United States

Center for Environmental Health and Safety, SIUC, Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Southern Illinois University at Carbondale recognizes the need to protect faculty, staff, students and guests from incidents involving hazardous biological materials. To accomplish this, the University will conform to the most recent versions of applicable federal and state guidelines in letter and spirit with respect to acceptable standards for individuals

Biotechnology Website
United States

Defines biotechnology terms and gives brief history for high school and college students. Includes a list of current applications and career opportunities in the field.

The Fox Website
United Kingdom

Information on all aspects of red fox ecology, research, management and human conflict.

The Codonopsis Website
United Kingdom

Botanical, taxonomical and bibliographical information for plants in this genus. Includes photographs.