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Botany at its best: Global conservation gong for our top garden - Illawarra Mercury


Illawarra Mercury
There's gardening, and then there's botanic gardening. And in the latter world, Wollongong's Botanic Garden is riding high – it has been recognised by a global garden network for its approach to plant conservation. It has become one of just seven ...

National Beekeeping Centre Wales, Conwy: 'Connect kids with ecology – because the bees need us' – review - The Guardian


The Guardian
This low-key and friendly visitor centre is a champion for Welsh honeybees, which are increasingly under threat from climate change and loss of wild flower meadows. It raises visitors' awareness of environmental issues and illustrates the 4,000-year ...

Resetting the Epigenetic Balance for Cancer Therapy - Northwestern University NewsCenter


Northwestern University NewsCenter
“This is a simple molecular concept with major clinical significance,” said Ali Shilatifard, PhD, director of the Simpson Querrey Center for Epigenetics, chair of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics, Robert Francis Furchgott Professor and senior author ...

Southern Cross University - Centre for Plant Conservation Genetics

Lismore - Australia

Provides research and commercial services in plant gene characterisation, genetic fingerprinting and technology, and other areas of plant biotechnology.

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