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Biochemistry/Cell Biology Major and Molecular Biology Majors Combined Starting Fall 2018 - The Triton


The Triton
UC San Diego's Division of Biological Sciences is combining the Biochemistry/Cell Biology major and Molecular Biology major to form a new major, Molecular and Cell Biology, for students admitted after Fall 2018. The Biology Education Committee ...

Short course in marine biology - Times of Malta


Times of Malta
Short course in marine biology. Topics to be covered include fisheries biology, aquaculture and marine conservation. A short course entitled 'Topics in Marine Biology' will be held between March 14 and May 19 by the Department of Biology, of the ...

'Lab rats of molecular biology' find home on campus - Cornell Chronicle


Cornell Chronicle
Fruit flies in your kitchen are an annoyance, but fruit flies in a research lab play a vital role in advancing our understanding of biology. Some scientists refer to the fruit fly species Drosophila melanogaster as the lab rat of molecular biology ...

Kimball's Biology Pages: Speciation

Pittston - United States

Outlines to role of geographic isolation, ecological opportunity, hybridization, competition, and adaptive radiation in the formation of new species.

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Kimball's Biology Pages
United States

Online biology text book that allows users to alphabetical browse or search for descriptions and definitions of biological terms and issues.

Kimball's Biology Pages: Apoptosis
United States

Outlines the mechanisms of cell suicide.

Kimball's Biology Pages: Meiosis
United States

Outlines the cell division process.

Biology Century: Speciation
United States

Covers what a species is, modes of speciation, and rates of speciation.

Kimball Genetics
United States

Genetic testing laboratory specializing in DNA analysis for common genetic disorders. Includes listing of tests available.

Wikipedia: Speciation
United States

Hyperlinked article about the appearance of a new species of life.

Models of Speciation
United States

Historical phenomenon that is a fundamental issue in evolutionary biology.

Evolution 101: Speciation
United States

Allows readers to explore different ways to define a species and learn about the various processes through which speciation can occur.

Observed Instances of Speciation
United States

FAQ discussing several instances where speciation has been observed.

Species, Speciation, and the Environment
United States

Article by Niles Eldredge outlining how environment change plays a major role in the evolution of species.