Biology News
New system can identify drugs to target 'undruggable' enzymes critical in many diseases - Science Daily

Science Daily
Scientists from the Medical Research Council (MRC) Laboratory of Molecular Biology, in Cambridge, UK, demonstrated the capabilities of the new system by identifying a molecule that could successfully target a phosphatase to reduce the accumulation of ...

NSF awards $6.4 million grant to Sevilleta Long-Term Ecological Research drylands site - National Science Foundation (press release)

National Science Foundation (press release)
To discover how environmental change is affecting dryland ecosystems, the National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a five-year, $6.4 million grant in new support of the Sevilleta Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) site in central New Mexico.

Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Invests in System to Recycle a Precious Resource, Helium - University of Arkansas Newswire

University of Arkansas Newswire
The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences recently installed a liquid helium recovery system. Wesley Stites, the department's chair, said the investment for the system cost about $250,000, but ...

National Estuarine Research Reserve System Centralized Data Management Office

Columbia - United States

Source for monitoring data from the U.S. nationwide estuary-research network.

National Estuarine Research Reserve System
United States

U.S. network of protected areas for investigation of the health of the nation's estuaries and coastal habitats. Includes profiles of the reserves and information about research and monitoring.

North Carolina Coastal Reserve and National Estuarine Research Reserve
United States

Provides information on this large estuarine area, the research being done there, educational programs and the coastal training program.

South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve
United States

A natural laboratory dedicated to the scientific understanding of estuaries of the coast of Oregon, and Northern California. Provides information about research, education, and stewardship activities.

Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve in Virginia
United States

Ecological site for long-term estuarine research and monitoring.

Office of Migratory Bird Management
United States

Information on migratory birds, including waterfowl. Reports and information on the conservation, management and monitoring of migratory bird populations.

Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management
United States

Their mission is to achieve the conservation and responsible management of coastal and ocean ecosystems. The Division provides technical, programmatic and financial assistance and advocates comprehensive resource management.

National Plant Data Center
United States

Responsible for the PLANTS database, which focuses on the vascular and non-vascular plants of the United States and its territories, including checklists, species abstracts, distribution data, crop information, plants symbols and plant growth data.

The Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation
United States

Promotes the study of the structure and functions of estuaries and the effects of human activities on these fragile environments. Information on membership, publications and meetings.

Gulf Estuarine Research Society
United States

An organization for people interested in estuarine and coastal issues centering on the Gulf of Mexico.

New Zealand

Information about the ecology and management of the tussock grasslands of New Zealand.