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Beloved Texas A&M-University Corpus Christi biology professor, Wes Tunnell, dies - Corpus Christi Caller-Times

Corpus Christi Caller-Times
The scientific community is mourning the death of John “Wes” Tunnell, a marine ecologist and biologist, historian, author and early orchestrator of the Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. Tunnell ...

New scholarship open to marine biology, environmental students - The Guam Daily Post

The Guam Daily Post
Students pursuing a career in marine biology or environmental science can apply for the More Like Jimmy Scholarship, which will award up to $4,000 per year, per student. An anonymous donor has pledged to award up to $10,000 in total awards each year, ...

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Origami-inspired device helps marine biologists study octopuses and jellyfish - Science Daily

Science Daily
Scientists have tried to find the safest and most effective ways to explore marine life in the oceanic water, the largest and least explored environment on Earth, for years. Each time, they were faced with the same challenge: How to capture delicate or ...
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Selenium cysteine and epileptic seizures -
In 1822, the French Egyptologist Jean-François Champollion announced the complete deciphering of the hieroglyphs carved around 200 bc into a block of granodiorite, the so-called Rosetta stone. This was an impressive intellectual achievement, as it ...

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ASCP Foundation
United States

The American Society of Consultant Pharmacists Foundation was established in 1982 in memory of Larry Niemerow, one of the Society's ...

Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1970: Sir Bernard Katz, Ulf von Euler, Julius Axelrod

Features biographical information and their Nobel lectures.

Profiles in Science: The Julius Axelrod Papers
United States

Offers a biography, photographs, and digitized documents related to his discovery of the actions of neurotransmitters in regulating the metabolism ...

Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1994: Alfred G. Gilman and Martin Rodbell

Includes autobiographies, their Nobel lectures, and more.

Biographical Memoirs: Alfred Gilman
United States

By Murdoch Ritchie. Features extensive biography and selected bibliography of his publications.

Biographical Memoirs: Gertrude B. Elion
United States

By Mary Ellen Avery. Includes article on her life and research and a selected bibliography of her publications.

Damn the Torpedoes. Full Speed Ahead!
United States

Describes how Elion overcame personal tragedies and the lack of a doctoral degree to perform the research on drug discovery ...

Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1988: Sir James W. Black, Gertrude B. Elion, and George H. Hitchings

Includes their autobiographies and text of their Nobel lectures.

Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 1998: Robert Furchgott, Louis Ignarro, and Ferid Murad

Features autobiographies of each, video clips and pictures from the award ceremony, and more.

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