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Short course in marine biology - Times of Malta


Times of Malta
Short course in marine biology. Topics to be covered include fisheries biology, aquaculture and marine conservation. A short course entitled 'Topics in Marine Biology' will be held between March 14 and May 19 by the Department of Biology, of the ...

Günter Blobel Solved a Mystery of Cell Biology: How Proteins Navigate the Body - Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal
It was “one of the great experiments in the history of biology,” said James Rothman, chairman of the department of cell biology at the Yale School of Medicine. Dr. Blobel's Nobel Prize came with an award equivalent to about $960,000. He donated it for ...

'Lab rats of molecular biology' find home on campus - Cornell Chronicle


Cornell Chronicle
Fruit flies in your kitchen are an annoyance, but fruit flies in a research lab play a vital role in advancing our understanding of biology. Some scientists refer to the fruit fly species Drosophila melanogaster as the lab rat of molecular biology ...

On-Line Biology Book: Photosynthesis

Tempe - United States

Includes illustrated information on the nature of light, the chemistry of chlorophyll, the carbon cycle, and more.

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Looks at the system's evolution, feedback mechanism, and other chemical messengers.

On-Line Biology Book: The Excretory System
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Description and diagrams.

On-Line Biology Book: The Integumentary System
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Offers an introduction to the skin's follicles and glands and sensory reception as well as its selective permeability.

On-Line Biology Book: The Nervous System
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Describes the peripheral, somatic, autonomic, and central nervous systems.

On-Line Biology Book: The Respiratory System
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Introduction to gas exchange, respiratory surfaces, methods of respiration, and other functions.

On-Line Biology Book: The Digestive System
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Covers the stages in the digestive process, regulation of appetite, and the system's components.

On-Line Biology Book: The Reproductive System
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Covers human reproduction and development.

On-Line Biology Book: Lymphatic System and Immunity
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Describes the system's fuctions which include the absorbtion of excess fluid and its return to the blood stream, absorption of fat, and the immune system function.

On-Line Biology Book: Muscular and Skeletal Systems
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Addresses the functions of muscles and bones, bone growth, joints, and the two systems interactions.