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Free for All: The Five Best Free Events This Week - Westword


Westword
Spend the Centennial State's 142nd anniversary at Barr Lake State Park, admiring the flora and fauna at the Colorado Day BioBlitz. Presented in coordination with Anythink Libraries' Backyard Wilderness exhibition at Wright Farms, as BioBlitz you can ...

Precision Tinkering of Cells, Genes & Microbes: The Big Idea Finalists - Xconomy


Xconomy
Xconomy Boston —. Biology research has gotten so precise these days that scientists barely bat an eye when they talk about their ability to study the genome of individual cells or swap out single “letters” in DNA. So it's probably no surprise that ...

'Jumping genes' key to evolution, researchers reveal - Deccan Chronicle


Deccan Chronicle
Washington: Turns out, almost half of our DNA sequences are made up of jumping genes, which are also known as transposons. Transposons is a DNA sequence that changes its position within a genome, sometimes creating or reversing mutations and ...
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NAGRP Pig Genome Coordination Program

Ames - United States

Provides information on activities, resources, databases, gene maps and community links.

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United Kingdom

Searchable genome databases of Sus scrofa. Includes loci, genes, markers, clones, and libraries.

NCBI Pig Genome Resources
United States

Custom searchable web resource including sequence, mapping, breed and other resources.

The Sino-Danish Pig Genome Project
Denmark

Provides information on this project, the resources generated and the funding.

Rice Genome Research Program
Japan

Aims to completely sequence the genome and to pursue goals in functional genomics, genome informatics and applied genomics. Features a database integrating the genetic map, physical map and sequencing information .

International Grape Genome Program
United States

Multinational collaborative grapevine research program with a focus on grapevine genomics.

Rice Genome Research Program (RGP)
Japan

Part of the Japanese Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries (MAFF) Genome Research Project.

Deep Green - Green Plant Phylogeny Research Coordination Group
United States

Group working to facilitate or initiate interaction between distinct research groups that have independent foci yet entail some aspect of green plant phylogeny or systematics.

11th International Meeting On Human Genome Variation and Complex Genome Analysis
United Kingdom

Program, registration information, and venue details. Held in Tallinn, Estonia. 11-13 September 2009.

United States

A primer on genetic and physical maps from the National Center for Biotechnology Information.

Initial Sequence of the Chimpanzee Genome and Comparison With the Human Genome
United States

Nature article containing a draft sequence of the genome of the common chimpanzee, along with a comparative analyses with the human genome.