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A smart skin for marine biology research - Nanowerk - Nanowerk (blog)


Nanowerk (blog)
Frequently, research by marine biologists depends on weighty and invasive sensory and telemetry equipment to understand and assess various aspects of the marine ecosystem. Researchers generally employ invasive attachment techniques to attach these ...

With comic book styling, biology grad Kella Vangsness paints stem cells as superheroes - USC News


USC News
Kella Vangsness' vivid imagination takes form in her series of six paintings titled “Stem Cells: The Heroes of Disease.” Funded by a grant from USC's Bridge Art and Science Alliance, the large-format paintings, produced with acrylic and a graffiti ...

Deep in the Honduran Rain Forest, an Ecological SWAT Team Explores a Lost World - The New Yorker


The New Yorker
When the discovery of this apparently forgotten world was first reported, Conservation International, one of the world's leading environmental organizations, sent a team of twelve biologists into the valley to do a “rapid assessment” of its ecology ...

Smart Cells International

Chicago - United States

Offers umbilical cord blood storage. Provides a company profile, information on stem cells, FAQ, news and information for healthcare professionals.

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The Smart and Swinging Bonobo
United States

Paul Raffaele's article taken from the Smithsonian Magazine describes his visit to the remote rain forest of the Congo to see bonobos in their natural habitat.

United States

International forum for papers, particularly on work aimed at understanding the basic underlying mechanisms. Editorial and submission information, with guestbook and subscriptions to Blackwell Publishing.

Stem Cells
United States

The international journal of cell differentiation and proliferation, including experimental protocols for embryonic stem cells research. Includes forthcoming article titles, abstracts and search for full text available by registration and subscription to AlphaMed Press.

Cells Limited
United Kingdom

Offers EU Tissues and Cells Directive compliant storage of stem cells derived from umbilical cord blood, and associated testing in Harrow, England.

Stem Cells
Hong Kong

Latest news on stem cell treatments and research in China. Includes a large number of blogs and accounts by patients of treatments they have received.

Germany

Provides information on stem cells and their use in the treatment of various conditions.

Germany

Devoted to the advancement and dissemination of fundamental knowledge concerning the molecular biology of cells. Official publication of the Korean Society for Molecular Biology (KSMB).

Cells for Life, Ltd.
United States

Information on umbilical cord blood banking at the Markham Stouffville Health Centre, Markham, Ontario, Canada.

Genes to Cells
United States

Publish papers on the biological sciences with the aim of understanding basic molecular mechanisms. Papers include protein structure, gene rearrangement, cell fate determination, and neural development . Available online.

United States

During development from stem to fully differentiated, cells in the body alternately divide (mitosis) and "appear" to be resting (interphase). This sequence of activities exhibited by cells is called the cell cycle. Interphase, which appears to the eye to be a resting stage between cell divisions, is actually a period of diverse activities. Those interphase activities are indispensible in making the next mitosis possible.