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Faculty Council Votes For New Engineering Concentration - Harvard Crimson


Harvard Crimson
The Council also heard from Professor Jeff Lichtman on a proposal to change the name of the Neurobiology concentration. The proposal advocates adopting the name Neuroscience in order to better reflect the term used by scientists in the field. The ...

Scarth-Johnson beguiled by beauty of botany - The Australian


The Australian
The vivid account of Scarth-Johnson's life on the website of the Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria describes the twin track she followed: “During her farming career Vera continued an interest in botany and was continuously painting and ...

New leader for UK's molecular biology 'Nobel Prize factory ... - pharmaphorum


pharmaphorum
One of the UK's leading institutes for early biomedical research has appointed Dr Jan Löwe as its new leader. Dr Löwe has been selected as the new Director of the Medical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology (LMB), which in recent years has ...

Nuffield Council on Bioethics

London - United Kingdom

The Nuffield Council on Bioethics is an independent body that examines and reports on ethical issues in biology and medicine. It was established by the Trustees of the Nuffield Foundation in 1991, and since 1994 it has been funded jointly by the Foundation, the Wellcome Trust and the Medical Research Council.

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

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

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

Bioethics.net: Cloning
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Discussion of ethical issues, laws, news, and more about cloning.

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Midwest Bioethics Center
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