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An international team of scientists led by Harvard Medical School's Joslin Diabetes Center has identified four viruses that can produce insulin-like hormones. Reported in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, the discovery brings new ...

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National Institute of General Medical Sciences: Online Teaching Resources

Washington - United States

NIGMS Provides science education publications on a number of biological topics, and interactive games to test your knowledge. Also provides eNewsletters, research news and funding opportunities.

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School of Biological Sciences Teaching and Learning Resources
United Kingdom

Links to materials on-line for courses in Biological Sciences at Cambridge.

Institute of Medical Sciences, Varanasi
India

Medical education in Varanasi, the oldest living city of the world, dates from the days of Sushruta 500 BC. Infact this is also the history of Medical education in India. The great treatise - 'Sushruta Samhita' is a living testimony of contributions to Medical education that originated in Varanasi, Sushruta was the first to perform cadaver dissections and described a number of operating instruments and surgical operations. Perhaps it is a continu

All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)
India

AIIMS Raipur is one of the SIX AIIMS like apex healthcare institutes being established by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India under the Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojna (PMSSY). With the aim of correcting regional imbalances in quality tertiary level healthcare in the country, and attaining self sufficiency in graduate and postgraduate medical education and training the PMSSY planned to set up 6 new AIIMS like insti

United Kingdom

An essay examining issues surrounding cloning.

Resources for Teaching and Learning Biology
United States

The American Institute of Biological Sciences provides links to a number of resources on biology teaching including evolution.

Biology and Genetics Teaching Resources
United Kingdom

Teaching resources for biology and genetics by D G Mackean, including PowerPoint presentations and experimental work. Mainly for GCSE and IGCSE.

National Association for Research in Science Teaching
United States

Concerned with improving science teaching and learning through research. Offers news, events, conference and membership information.

National Academy of Sciences (U.S.) Division on Earth and Life Sciences
United States

Advancing the life sciences and applying science to analysis and alleviation national problems. Site has information on and reports from NAS boards on Biology, Environmental Studies and Toxicology, and Radiation Effects Research, and the Institute for Laboratory Animal Research.

Medical Mycology Online
Australia

Contains lots of information on the fungi that cause human infections. Descriptions of the organisms and the diseases they cause. Complete with excellent images.

National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) - National Institutes of Health
United States

Funds research in chromosome mapping, DNA sequencing, database development, technology development for genome research, and studies of the ethical, legal, and social implications of genetics research.