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Botany Twitter just helped discover a rare plant clinging to a cliff in Pennsylvania - Quartz


Quartz
Martine did what botanists do: He consulted herbarium specimens, in this case ones held at the Bucknell University herbarium. Herbarium specimens are cuttings of plants that have been dried and affixed to sheets of preservation paper, and stored in ...

Genetics and Molecular Biology - Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News


Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News
The Genetics and Molecular Biology app is aimed for younger students (middle school and high school); however, it could also serve as a review resource for introductory biology students at the undergraduate level. The app provides basic background ...

Campaigners press US National Toxicology Program on animal testing - Chemical Watch


Chemical Watch
Two animal rights groups have called on the US National Toxicology Program to replace "wasteful" animal tests with alternative methods for determining the safety of chemicals. Co-authored by the White Coat Waste Project and the New England ...

National Center for Genetic Resources Preservation

Beltsville - United States

NCGRP conserves genebanks for species diversity of crops and animals important to agriculture, landscapes and environmental sustainability, beyond seed storage using cryogenics. Serves as repository for semen, graftable plant buds or in vitro plantlets, for the US Department of Agriculture in Fort Collins, Colorado.

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National Center for Genome Resources
United States

Develop bioinformatics and computational biology tools to support genetic analysis and discovery. Features scientific programs, software, and career opportunities.

National Center for Genome Resources
United States

NCGR is one of four international centers providing central organization and analysis of genetic information flowing in from all parts of the globe.

National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC)
Thailand

The National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (BIOTEC) was first set up under the Ministry of Science, Technology and Energy on 20 September 1983. After the establishment of the National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) on 30 December 1991, BIOTEC became one of the NSTDA centers, operating outside the normal framework of civil service and state enterprises. This enabled the Center to operate more effectively to su

Mentha Genetic Resources
United States

Germany

Journal devoted to all aspects of plant genetic resources research. Contains ordering information, tables of contents and abstracts.

Netherlands

Provides information on research and protocols and crop collections including European and international reference collections of Brassica and Lettuce. Includes a searchable database.

The System-Wide Information Network for Genetic Resources - SINGER
Italy

International Agricultural Research Centres of the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research . Provides access to information on the collections of genetic resources held by the CGIAR centres.

Kerchner's DNA Testing & Genetic Genealogy Information and Resources Page
United States

Learn how DNA testing and analysis along with the science of genetics can help genealogists.

National Society of Genetic Counselors - NSGC
United States

Promote the profession as a recognized part of health care delivery, education, research and public policy. Includes a searchable database of counselors.

National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC)
United States

A leading voice, authority, and advocate for the genetic counseling profession.