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Zoology Notes 008: the shark that eats its siblings, in utero - The Guardian

The Guardian
Zoology Notes 008: the shark that eats its siblings, in utero. A female sand tiger shark will begin a pregnancy carrying multiple embryos. Only two – at most – ever emerge. A sand tiger shark. Embryonic sand tiger sharks will attack and eat each other ...

Two St. Louis institutions collaborate to create Center for Clinical Pharmacology -
Researchers from the two institutions are collaborating to create the Center for Clinical Pharmacology. The center's initial focus will be on translational and clinical research to better understand and improve pain treatment. The new center will ...

Why taxonomy is important for biodiversity-based science - Forests News, Center for International Forestry Research (blog)

Forests News, Center for International Forestry Research (blog)
Such work is essential for the fundamental understanding of biodiversity and its conservation. Yet the science behind delimiting the natural world into “species” is often neglected, misunderstood or even derided in some quarters. For example, refer to ...

Pacific Shark Research Center (PSRC)

Moss Landing - United States

Conducts both basic and applied scientific research on the biology of Pacific Ocean chondrichthyans and serves as the west coast branch of the National Shark Research Consortium.

University of Hawaii - Pacific Biomedical Research Center
United States

PBRC is the third largest research institute at the University of Hawaii. Offers mission statement, faculty research interests, programs, facilities, minority training, news, and staff-only areas.

Center For Shark Research
United States

An international center for research, scientific collaboration, consulting, education, and public information on sharks and their relatives, the skates and rays. The CSR research mission includes basic and applied studies of all aspects of shark biology, from anatomy and physiology to ecology and fisheries science.

Pacific Angel Shark
United States

Biological profile of Squatina californica with photographs and information on its taxonomy, distribution, distinctive features, reproduction, interaction with humans and status.

Pacific Coast Shark Attack Statistics
United States

Shark Research Committee examines reports of shark attacks on humans along the Pacific Coast of North America.

Pacific Southwest Research Station Marbled Murrelet Research Projects
United States

About US Forest Service investigations on the effects of habitat change on the marbled murrelet (Brachyramphus marmoratus).

North Pacific Universities Marine Mammal Research Consortium

Conducts research on the relation between fisheries and marine mammals.

Patuxent Wildlife Research Center: Wind Power-Related Research Project
United States

Get information about the adverse effects that wind power has on wildlife. USGS Patuxtent Wildlife Research Center site includes photos and links.

Center for Genome Research - Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research/MIT
United States

Information on map and sequence releases, software, and people at the Genome Center.

Center for Cancer Research: Tissue Array Research Program
United States

The TARP Lab's objectives include development and distribution of multitumor tissue microarray slides and related technologies to cancer research investigators.

Shark Research Committee
United States

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