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Telangana: A small village in Asifabad shows way forward in biodiversity conservation - The New Indian Express


The New Indian Express
When contacted, Sheikh Dastagir, member-secretary of Jheri Biodiversity Management Committee, said that they have started a seed bank of the native varieties of crops. “The seed bank has seeds of close to 26 native varieties of crops which have been ...

Anatomy of a Great Entomological Research Poster - Entomology Today


Entomology Today
By Carlos J. Esquivel. Editor's Note: This is the third in a series of posts over the coming months contributed by the Entomological Society of America's Student Affairs Committee, with the goal of engaging entomology students and helping them prepare ...

Chinatown Sidewalk Extensions Please Some But Infuriate Others - Honolulu Civil Beat


Honolulu Civil Beat
Eleven sidewalk extensions installed last July at four intersections in Chinatown are causing a ruckus at Honolulu Hale. At a City Council Planning Committee meeting Tuesday, Councilwoman Carol Fukunaga said it was “disturbing” that the city did the ...

Nordic Committee on Bioethics

Oslo - Norway

Working to promote collaboration among researchers and identify ethical problems arising in connection with genetic engineering and biotechnological research.

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Bioethics.com - Global Information Source on Bioethics
Canada

Bioethics.com is a public service provided through the collaboration of many individuals and organizations to improve the discussion of issues in bioethics.

Nordic Gene Bank
Sweden

A plant genetic resources centre for Nordic agriculture and horticulture. Includes a database for searching for cultivars or accessions stored for specific taxa and a library containing information on the institutes publications.

Society for Bioinformatics in the Nordic Countries
Sweden

SocBiN is a non-profit organisation for people working with and interested in bioinformatics. One task of the society is to arrange annual conferences on Bioinformatics.

Nordic Genetic Resource Centre (NordGen)
Sweden

Government agency designed to safeguard genetic diversity in the Nordic Region. Operates and manages the Svalbard Global Seed Vault.

United States

Part of the Society for Neuroscience, C-WIN aims to promote women neuroscientists and students, provides travel and achievement awards, a mentoring program and holds an annual luncheon.

Shark Research Committee
United States

Research of North America's Pacific Coast sharks, including White Shark (Carcharodon carcharias) diet, distribution, behavior, encounters, and attacks.

Canadian Bioethics Society
United States

The CBS shall be the leading bioethics collaborative forum in Canada working towards advancing the health and well-being of people in Canada and other countries. The Canadian Bioethics Society (CBS) is a collaborative national member-driven organization that is committed to building bioethics capacity through the promotion of: Interdisciplinary and inter-professional networks of individuals (including students) and organizations; Excellenc

American Journal of Bioethics
United States

Provides the clinical, legal, academic, scientific, religious and broad community-at-large with a rapid but comprehensive debate of issues in bioethics.

Bioethics Resources on the Web
United States

Links to information on human participants, medical and healthcare ethics, and the implications of genetics and biotechnology.

Bioethics.net: Cloning
United States

Discussion of ethical issues, laws, news, and more about cloning.