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Yoshinori Ohsumi of Japan Wins Nobel Prize in Medicine - New York Times

New York Times
“Unfortunately, these days, at least in Japan, young scientists want to get a stable job, so they are afraid to take risks,” he told the Journal of Cell Biology. “Most people decide to work on the most popular field because they think that is the ...
The Guardian
The Scientist
Los Angeles Times
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Nobel in Physiology or Medicine to Yoshinori Ohsumi for Autophagy Discoveries - Scientific American

Scientific American
The 2016 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine goes to Yoshinori Ohsumi of Japan for his discoveries of mechanisms of what's known as autophagy. Break the word down and you get auto and phagy: from the Greek for self, auto, and eating, phagein.
Los Alamos Daily Post
The Japan Times
Health Professional Radio (press release) (blog)

Mathematical analysis reveals architecture of the human genome - Phys.Org

Mathematical analysis has led researchers in Japan to a formula that can describe the movement of DNA inside living human cells. Using these calculations ...

Japan Kennel Club

Tokyo - Japan

Issuing certified pedigrees, holding shows and competitions, and promoting both Japanese and non-Japanese dog breeds. In English and Japanese.

Kennel Club, The
United Kingdom

Offers information, experience, and advice on dog welfare, dog health, dog training and dog breeding.

United Kennel Club
United States

Second-oldest and second-largest all-breed dog registry in the United States.

Finnish Kennel Club

In Finnish and English.

Canadian Kennel Club

Encourages the interests of purebred dogs and their responsible owners and breeders in Canada.


Information on Championship Dog Shows, OKC Executive & breeder referral service.

Hangtown Kennel Club
United States

All-breed dog club.

Chattanooga Kennel Club
United States

Nonprofit organization established by local dog fanciers in 1934.

Durham Kennel Club
United States

Promotes the well being of dogs. Involved in conformation, tracking, obedience, breeding, and more.

Badger Kennel Club, Inc.
United States

A volunteer, nonprofit organization which encourages responsible dog breeding, training, handling, and maintenance.

Talbot Kennel Club
United States

Organization of dog owners.