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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 ...

New scholarship open to marine biology, environmental students - The Guam Daily Post


The Guam Daily Post
Students pursuing a career in marine biology or environmental science can apply for the More Like Jimmy Scholarship, which will award up to $4,000 per year, per student. An anonymous donor has pledged to award up to $10,000 in total awards each year, ...

Marine Bio Camp means muddy hands, tempting seafood - Carroll County Times


Carroll County Times
The day in Solomons started with a snack overlooking the Patuxent River and the Rachel Carson — the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science's flagship research vessel. “That's definitely a squid,” said Tre Williams, a 15-year-old from ...

Natural Environmental Research Council - UK

Swindon - United Kingdom

News involving NERC, funding opportunities, details of NERC funded science and research centers.

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Natural Environment Research Council
United Kingdom

UK-based organization whose mission is to promote basic, strategic and applied research, survey, long-term environmental monitoring, and related postgraduate training.

Gaint Squid - The Environmental Literacy Council
United States

The stuff of myth and legend -- the sea creature more feared by sailors than the killer whale -- is Architeuthis Dux, the giant squid. Lear about sighting and captures of the mysterious creature.

United Kingdom

Leading science for better health. At the beginning of the twentieth century, tuberculosis was one of the UK's most urgent health problems. A royal commission, entitled The Royal Commission Appointed to Inquire into the Relations of Human and Animal Tuberculosis, was set up in 1901. It aimed to find out whether tuberculosis in animals and humans was the same disease and whether animals and humans could infect each other. This page describes how,

Australian Research Council [ARC]
Australia

The ARC is a statutory authority within the Australian Government's Innovation, Industry, Science and Research (IISR) portfolio. Its mission is to deliver policy and programs that advance Australian research and innovation globally and benefit the community. In seeking to achieve its mission, the ARC provides advice to the Government on research matters and manages the National Competitive Grants Program (NCGP), a significant component of Austral

Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council
United Kingdom

BBSRC is the leading funding agency for academic research and training in the biosciences at universities and institutes throughout the UK, providing grants that aim to improve our understanding of living organisms and biological systems.

Medical Research Council (UK) - Laboratory of Molecular Biology
United Kingdom

The LMB is responsible for many pioneering techniques, such as methods for determining the three-dimensional structures of proteins and other macromolecules, the sequencing of DNA and the development of monoclonal antibodies.

Medical Research Council Human Genetics Unit
United Kingdom

Undertakes research to obtain a molecular and cellular understanding of genetic factors implicated in human disease and normal and abnormal development.

Australia

Developing community consensus on ethical, social, and scientific issues relating to the use of animals in research and teaching.

United States

Environmental consultants for wetlands, woodlands, and wildlife protection. Erosion Control and Stormwater Management experts. United States.

Marine and Environmental Education and Research
United States

Educational resources for marine biology.