Biology News
EPIC to restore key areas of biodiversity - The Daily Herald (press release)

The Daily Herald (press release)
Along with restoration, the project will also support education and outreach activities including presentations and field trips to the restoration sites focused around the importance of biodiversity. EPIC Project Coordinator Kippy Gilders will oversee ...

Bridge building team shortlisted for two prestigious national biodiversity awards - Runcorn and Widnes World

Runcorn and Widnes World
THE team building the iconic new Mersey Gateway bridge has been shortlisted for two prestigious national biodiversity awards. The Big Biodiversity Challenge 2017 has shortlisted the work of project team Merseylink and the individual efforts of ...

Student discovers tuberculosis DNA in dental plaque of Smithsonian's anatomical collection - Medical Xpress

Medical Xpress
"Dr. [Shannon] Novak suggested ancient DNA (aDNA) as a potential project, as she knew my love of bacteria and background in molecular biology," says Young, who graduated with bachelor's degrees from the College of Arts and Sciences and the Maxwell ...

NONEMA Project

Kiel - Germany

Collaborative European research that aims to make plants resistant to parasitic nematodes. Contains background, members list, and general information about the pathogen with video clips.

ProWeb Project
United States

Summarizes features of protein families, documentation to capture biological richness through links to home pages of workers in the field from FHCRC, Seattle, WA.

United States

Knowledge base that combines data on the structure of the prokaryotic 30S ribosomal subunit that initiates the translation of mRNA into protein, its function and related links and references.

The BioSharp Project
United States

BioSharp is an open-source project to provide a framework for processing biological data using C# and other .net languages.

The ARB Project

A free sequence database application for Unix. It includes a sequence editor, several sequence aligners, phylogeny reconstruction tools, probe/primer search and generation, genome annotation and visualization. In addition to the integrated user-interface the ARB database can be accessed using Perl or C.

Biotech Project
United States

Designed to assist teachers in using biotechnology techniques in their classrooms, to address novel research questions and links to other courses run by the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Arizona .

The GenScope Project
United States

As a complement to text-based instruction students and teachers can manipulate the processes of inheritance on six different, but related, levels: DNA, chromosome, cell, organism, pedigree, and population.

NeuroLam Project

This lab is a part of the Dept. of Functional Biology and Health Sciences, University of Vigo, Spain. Studies organization and development of the lamprey brain and spinal cord.

Neodat Project
United States

Database of fish biodiversity in the Neotropics. Systematic and geographic data on freshwater fish specimens.

Project Interlock
New Zealand

Since 1977 this project, set up by Wade Doak in New Zealand, has been researching the capacities of cetaceans in the wild.

Project Elater
United States

Taxonomy and biodiversity of the Elateroidea (click beetles and relatives) in the families Elateridae, Throscidae, Eucnemidae, and Cerophytidae.