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National lab acquires facility to ease diagnostics - The New Times


The New Times
The Ministry of Health has launched a nucleic acid laboratory, a facility that will make diagnosis by examining the genes of pathogens using molecular biology. A nucleic acid laboratory is one that uses molecular biology technics to detect the genetic ...

Eppendorf & Science Prize for Neurobiology 2018 - Call for Entries - Labmate Online


Labmate Online
Eppendorf and the journal Science are now accepting applications for the 2018 Eppendorf & Science Prize for Neurobiology. This annual international research prize of US$25,000 is awarded to young scientists for their outstanding contributions to ...

Running helps brain stave off effects of chronic stress: Exercise ... - Science Daily


Science Daily
The study finds that running mitigates the negative impacts chronic stress has on the hippocampus, the part of the brain responsible for learning and memory.
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Science Explained: Genetic Variation

Livingston - United Kingdom

Offers an introduction to the three categories of mutations genome, chromosomal, and gene as well as mutation mechanisms and types.

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Evolution 101: Genetic Variation
United States

Introduction to the basic mechanisms of evolutionary change: mutations, gene flow, genetic shuffling, and development.

The DNA Files: Genetic Science Documentaries Distributed by National Public Radio
United States

A public radio series that explores the world of genes and genetic science.

Stem Cells -- Explained and Explored
United States

Features an interactive tutorial outlining the basics of stem cells: stem cells defined, embryonic stem cells, cell specialization, adult stem cells, and nuclear transfer and stem cells. From Life Sciences at Michigan Research.

Chicken Variation Database
China

ChickVD hosts the high-quality sequence variation data, variation analysis in the context of chicken genes, cDNAs, chicken orthologs of human disease genes, genetic markers and quantitative trait loci.

India

Researchers at the Wildlife Institute of India examine the hypothesis that among lekking males of the species Antilope cervicapra, variations in lekking costs are related to differences in mating benefits. [PDF] [PDF]

Nematode ITS1 Size Variation
United States

Examples of Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism (RFLP)electrophoresis slabs for different nematodes, from University of Nebrasca.

United States

Plain text file at Project Gutenberg.

United States

Plain text file at Project Gutenberg.

Illustrated Encyclopedia of Human Anatomic Variation
United States

Multimedia textbook describing unusual human anatomical features.

Volatile Constituents in the Flowers of Elsholtzia argyi and their Variation
China

Journal article. [PDF]