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Neurobiology: Finding one's way home - Science Daily


Science Daily
... Clayton Gordy have investigated how the afferent nerves that sprout from the ectopic ear reach the brain, and demonstrated the functionality of the connections they make in the brainstem. The new findings appear in the journal Developmental ...

Molecules from breast milk and seaweed suggest strategies for controlling norovirus - Science Daily


Science Daily
New research from several universities in Germany, to be published in the Journal of Biological Chemistry, suggests that it may be easier than anticipated to find a compound that could be used as a food supplement to stop the spread of norovirus in ...

Modeling the ecology and evolution of biodiversity: Biogeographical cradles, museums, and graves - Science Magazine


Science Magazine
The emergence, distribution, and extinction of species are driven by interacting factors—spatial, temporal, physical, and biotic. Rangel et al. simulated the past 800,000 years of evolution in South America, incorporating these factors into a ...

Science Odyssey: Alexander Fleming

Arlington - United States

Biography of the Nobel Prize winner who discovered penicillin.

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Bacteriologist, Alexander Fleming
United States

Article from Time magazine.

Biography of Sir Alexander Fleming
Sweden

Also includes his Nobel lecture.

About.com: History of Penicillin - Alexander Fleming, John Sheehan, Andrew Moyer
United States

Traces the contribution of the three scientists in penicillin's development as one of the most widely used antibiotic agents.

A Science Odyssey: Rachel Carson
United States

Short biography.

Science Odyssey: Human Evolution
United States

Offers an activity which shows the major hominid species discovered to date, when they lived, and how they might be related to each other.

Science Odyssey: Francis Crick
United States

Photo and brief biography. From PBS.

A Science Odyssey: Rosalind Franklin (1920-1958)
United States

Biography of the researcher who used x-ray diffraction to determine the structure of DNA.

Science Odyssey: Ehrlich Finds Cure for Syphilis
United States
Fleming Forum
United States

Medical microbiology site with abstract and review updates.

Israel

Research interests are in molecular biology, protein and plant-specific techniques, as well as in computers.