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Offshore spotlight on biodiversity - reNews


reNews
Taking an ecosystem-based spatial planning approach for potential North Sea energy infrastructure could contribute to the effective management and development of marine biodiversity, according to a new report by Ecofys. The report – 'Marine ...

WATCH: Celebrating 25 years of action for biodiversity - Independent Online


Independent Online
MMC for Economic Development and Spatial Planning Randall Williams said this day sought to increase the understanding and awareness of biodiversity issues as well as promoting active citizenship in the protection of biodiversity, such as the natural ...

A germ-free childhood could trigger leukemia, scientist suggests - CNN


CNN
Greaves reviewed more than 30 years of research, including his own, on the genetics, cell biology, immunology, epidemiology and animal modeling of childhood leukemia and reached this conclusion. Greaves said he had long wondered "why or how ...

Spatial Modeling Environment

Burlington - United States

Describes an integrated environment for high performance spatial modeling, called the Spatial Modeling Environment (SME). Includes examples of ecological applications.

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GRASP - Generalized Regression Analysis and Spatial Prediction
Switzerland

Downloadable S-Plus plugin to automate spatial predictions using regression analysis.

Natural Resources Spatial Analysis Laboratory, Institute of Ecology, University of Georgia
United States

Information about research, training and public service and outreach in the application of geospatial technology to natural resource management and planning.

B: On-line Molecular Modeling
United States

"B" (formerly known as Biomer) is a Java-based molecular modeling program for small organic molecules and biopolymers. Supports nucleic acids (DNA/RNA), polypeptides, polysaccharides, the AMBER force field, geometry optimization, simulated annealing. Exports jpeg, gif, and ppm images.

Journal of Molecular Modeling
Germany

Molecular, protein, peptide and drug design, computational modeling, molecular mechanics/dynamics in the fields of life sciences and chemistry.

Sequence Alignment and Modeling System
United States

Implementation of hidden Markov models for sequence analysis. Free UNIX software for nonprofit groups, and sequences can be submitted online.

Biochemical Networks Modeling Group
United States

The Mendes research group at the Virginia Bioinformatics Institute

Avoiding Mistakes in Population Modeling
United States

H. Resit Akcakaya provides comprehensive guidance on preventing errors when developing ecological models at the population or metapopulation levels.

National Resource for Cell Analysis and Modeling
United States

A national resource center supported by the National Center for Research Resources (NCRR), at the National Institutes of Health (NIH); portal to the Virtual Cell, including recent publications and applications of the software.

Landscape Ecology and Modeling Laboratory, Arizona State University
United States

Research projects, people, publications emphasizing theoretical spatial ecology.

United States

A basic introduction to the science from the National Center for Biotechnology Information.