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Telangana: A small village in Asifabad shows way forward in biodiversity conservation - The New Indian Express


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When contacted, Sheikh Dastagir, member-secretary of Jheri Biodiversity Management Committee, said that they have started a seed bank of the native varieties of crops. “The seed bank has seeds of close to 26 native varieties of crops which have been ...

Biology Student Links Clean Air Act to Red Spruce Recovery in Appalachia - Newswise (press release)


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After a 50-year period of declining growth of the tree species prior to the Clean Air Act, a new study by Justin Mathias, a biology Ph.D. candidate, and Richard Thomas, chair and professor in the Department of Biology, found that declining air ...

Marine Biology Club Becomes Marine Conservation Society - Chargerbulletin


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The Marine Conservation Society, formerly the Marine Biology Club founded in 2009, made its debut with a new name, logo, and mission statement this week. Kyle DeGennaro, a senior marine biology major and president of the Marine Conservation Society ...

Seed Biology

Sunbury - United States

Details of program and research at the Department of Horticulture and Crop Science, The Ohio State University.

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    Seed Biology
    Seed biology is the website of The Ohio State Department of Horticulture and Crop Science's Seed Biology Program. This is a multi-disciplinary program involving different aspects of seed science.

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    Seed Biology - Seed - Physiology - Seed Quality

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Explains anatomy, germination, dormancy, after-ripening, including +?-1,3-glucanase biochemistry during endosperm rupture and coat-enhanced dormancy of tobacco. Includes PDF of publications from Albert Ludwigs University, Freiburg, Germany.

Seed Biology Place
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Explains anatomy, germination, dormancy, after-ripening, including +?-1,3-glucanase biochemistry during endosperm rupture and coat-enhanced dormancy of tobacco. Includes PDF of publications from Albert Ludwigs University, Freiburg, Germany.

The Seed Biology Place
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Website Gerhard Leubner seed biology lab: seed germination, dormancy, after-ripening, -1, 3-glucanase, endosperm weakening, seed technology, hormones, reactive oxygen, etc..

Field Studies of Seed Biology
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Abstract on land management, linking to PDF of handbook from the forest science program, published by the British Columbia Ministry of Forests.

IJBP Seed Biology Laboratory
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Research on biosynthesis and role of abscisic acid in physiology, metabolism and maturation of the seed, identification of genes involved in germination control, and development in Arabidopsis. Administered by INRA at Versailles, France.

University of Kentucky: Seed Biology
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Degree programs and research on physiology of germination, dormancy, molecular genetics for applications in horticulture and agriculture. Includes dissertation list, and overview of the faculty at Lexington.

Oregon State University: Integrative Seed Biology
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Overview of research on carrot, tomato, and using the Arabidopsis model, producing the seed-GUS-expression lines. Includes undergraduate program, and other learning opportunities at Corvallis.

OSU Seed Biology Program - SeedID Index
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Photographs of the seeds of selected plants.

Seed Images
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Identification database containing pictures and descriptions all of the seeds required to pass the Registered Seed Technologists examination and the Association of Official Seed Analyst's Certification. Maintained by Colorado State University Seed Programs.

Seed Proteome
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Provides information on a proteomic study of Arabidopsis thaliana covering the biochemical and genetic mechanisms that control seed dormancy and seed longevity, and that regulate the transition from quiescence to highly active metabolism during germination and seedling establishment.