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Worm genomes reveal a link between ourselves and our distant relatives - Science Daily


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Researchers from the Marine Genomics Unit at OIST, in collaboration with Okayama University, have decoded two worm genomes and found that they have several genetic similarities with the vertebrates. This result is surprising, given that these groups ...

Jena Experiment: Loss of species destroys ecosystems - Science Daily


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The effects of biodiversity became correspondingly more pronounced over time in the Jena Experiment: In species-rich communities, the positive effects, such as carbon storage in the ground, microbial respiration, or the development of soil fauna only ...

Designer molecule points to treatment for diseases caused by DNA repeats - Science Daily


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In research reported this week in the journal Science, Aseem Ansari, a professor of biochemistry and genomics at UW-Madison, and colleagues showed that their "molecular prosthesis" can help cellular machinery overcome the blockade posed by the repeats ...

Microbial Genomics Gateway

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Overview of the international efforts to sequence microbial genomes. Features a primer, publications, research data, and links to organism research centers.

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Microbial Genomics
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An overview of international efforts to sequence microbial genomes from the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science, Office of Biological and Environmental Research.

Microbial Genomics
United States

Microbial Genomics at the U.S. Department of Energy. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science supports innovative, high-impact, peer-reviewed biological science to seek solutions to difficult DOE mission challenges. These challenges include finding alternative sources of energy, understanding biological carbon cycling as it relates to global climate change, and cleaning up environmental wastes. Through its (now-completed) Microbial G

RNAi Gateway
United Kingdom

Web resource from BioMed Central. Provides RNA Interference (RNAi) research highlights, journal links, news, and meeting information.

PCR Gateway
United States

A directory of PCR techniques, PCR protocols, PCR troubleshooting, PCR websites and online resources from the publisher Horizon Press.

Nature: Lipidomics Gateway
United States

Provides the latest news and research for those interested in lipid biology.

The Gateway to Molecular Biology
United States

A listing of online resources in molecular biology.

Microarray Database Gateway
United States

Tools for managing, accessing, and analyzing cDNA microarray data generated by the NCI Div. of Clinical Sciences Array Center - from the BioInformatics and Molecular Analysis Section of the NIH Center for Info. Technology.

Nature - Genome Gateway
United States

Resource for academic journals, current studies, and human genome sequences.

Flowering Plant Gateway
United States

Various paths for exploration or comparison of four major flowering plant classification systems (Cronquist, Takhtajan, Thorne and the Angiosperm Phylogeny Group system). From Texas A&M University.

Functional Glycomics Gateway
United States

Collaboration between the Consortium for Functional Glycomics and Nature Publishing Group. Includes glycomics news, resources, and databases of glycan-binding proteins, glycan structures, and glycosyltransferases.