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Researchers Publish Special Edition Paper on Marine Biology - Daily Nexus


Daily Nexus
Research biologists from UC Santa Barbara's Marine Science Institute (MSI) have edited a special edition of Marine Ecology that sets the stage for future long-term monitoring of marine protected areas. California's 1999 Marine Life Protection Act ...

Conservation Biologist Ben Collen Dies of Bone Cancer - The Scientist


The Scientist
He went on to earn a master's degree at the University of York and then a PhD from the Institute of Zoology and Imperial College London, according to his lab's website. He continued his research as a postdoc and, later, a research fellow at the ...

Northwestern receives $10 million to establish quantitative biology research center - Northwestern University NewsCenter


Northwestern University NewsCenter
EVANSTON - Northwestern University has received a $10 million grant to fund research in quantitative biology, an interdisciplinary field that uses mathematical models to describe and analyze the development of living organisms. Jointly funded by the ...
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Office For Protection From Research Risks

Pikesville - United States

Provides clarification and guidance on ethical issues in biomedical or behavioral research involving human or animal subjects.

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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Office of Prevention, Pesticides, and Toxic Substances - Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP)
United States

Protects public health and the environment from the risks posed by pesticides and promotes safer means of pest control.

National Estuarine Research Reserve System Centralized Data Management Office
United States

Source for monitoring data from the U.S. nationwide estuary-research network.

Journal of Plant Protection Research
Poland

Online journal focusing on integrated plant protection methods. Contains full current papers.

Human Research Subject Protection
United States

Informed consent is an explanation of human experimentation risks, and is designed to protect human subjects from experimentation without obtaining the subject's explicit approval.

Bat Research and Protection Group
Japan

Conservation and research group dedicated to protecting bats in Bulgaria. Find out about Bulgarian bat species and nationwide studies of the nocturnal mammals. In English and Hungarian, from the National Museum of Natural History.

Australian Cooperative Research Center for Tropical Plant Protection
Australia

Develop new pest and disease-control technologies and disease-resistant cultivars for Australia. Includes postgraduate research opportunities, list of participants, and microarray data for Arabidopsis.

Aflatoxins: Occurrence and Health Risks
United States

Discusses the toxins present in foodstuffs contaminated with Aspergillus flavus, the symptoms and treatment of poisoning and the detection of the causative agent.

Forest Ecosystems and Ecological Risks
Switzerland

An LTER site working to improve the understanding of forest ecosystem processes through the long-term study of selected forest plots in Switzerland. A particular emphasis is the possible effects of air pollution and climate change on forest ecosystem processes.

Oikos Editorial Office
Sweden

Produces several important journals in ecology, including Oikos, Ecography, Journal of Avian Biology, Web Ecology, Ecological Bulletins and Lindbergia.

Office of Technology Transfer
United States

Provides information on new drugs and devices, both in development and brought to market, the results of research at Emory University.