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'Nature calls' upon youth to protect flora and fauna - The Hindu


The Hindu
Chief Conservator of Forests and Project Tiger Field Director S. Saravanan explained to the students the importance of protecting the flora and fauna on the hills. The students planted 10,000 saplings. As many as 2,500 seed balls were dropped in the ...

Brazil's plant biodiversity still not fully present in its seed banks - Mongabay.com


Mongabay.com
Boasting 54 hectares (133 acres) and more than 7,000 trees and plants, it is a favorite spot for visitors to roam and discover some of Brazil's impressive biodiversity. But in addition to being a calming, beautiful green space for leisure, the Rio de ...

UW Ecology Student Receives NSF Graduate Research Fellowship - Sheridan Media (press release)


Sheridan Media (press release)
Case, currently a second-year Ph.D. student in UW's Program in Ecology, will use his fellowship to investigate the role of introduced game birds as seed dispersers in Hawaiian forests. “I'm exploring the impacts of these birds on Hawaiian forests by ...

Seed Proteome

Brest - France

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.

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Resource for human plasma proteins along with their isoforms, specific expression, disease, localization, post translational modification and SNP. Includes FAQ, query interface, or browsing by structure or function.

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