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Origin of the species: where did Darwin's finches come from? - The Guardian


The Guardian
Biogeography and evolution of the Galápagos: Integration of the biological and geological evidence. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. Sato, A, et al., 2001. On the origin of Darwin's finches. Molecular Biology and Evolution. Steadman, DW, 1982.

UM professor receives award of excellence in fish physiology - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)
MIAMI-- University of Miami (UM) Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science Professor Martin Grosell received the Award of Excellence in fish physiology from the American Fisheries Society. The award was presented to Grosell during the 13th ...

Birding Boosts Ecology and Economy in Sheridan - Sheridan Media (press release)


Sheridan Media (press release)
Dr. Jackie Canterbury, President of Big Horn Audubon society, says 'Birding at the Brinton' is a boost to both the local economy and ecology. According to Cantrell, the group meets every month even in the winter: Membership continuity fosters ...

Teratology Society

Derwood - United States

Studies the causes and biological processes leading to abnormal development and birth defects, and appropriate measures for prevention.

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Teratology Society
United States

Members study the causes and biological processes leading to abnormal development and birth defects at the fundamental and clinical levels, and appropriate measures for prevention.

Neurobehavioral Teratology Society
United States

Formed to understand the behavioral and neuronal alterations due to genetic and pre and neonatal environment, seeking to lessen the risks for teratologic occurrences. Includes educating scientists in methodology through their journal Neurotoxicology and Teratology and hosts an annual conference.

European Teratology Society (ETS)
Germany

Dedicated to the prevention of adverse effects on reproduction and development and the exchange of information about the etiology, prevention, and treatment of congenital malformations.

United States

Archive of abstracts published bimonthly since 1987, with full articles available upon subscription. Includes sample issue, information for authors, and link to publisher at Elsevier BV, The Netherlands.

Organization of Teratology Information Services
Canada

OTIS provides fact sheets on a number of different hazards, and links to medical providers in the U.S. and Canada who provide free counseling for prospective parents and medical providers.

United States

These societies aim to promote a sense of community with employers, faculty, alumni and students in Sydney, Australia.

Metabolomics Society
Canada

Details of membership, sponsor links and news of the second meeting, for six days in Boston, Massachusetts.

The RNA Society
France

Facilitate sharing and dissemination of experimental results and emerging concepts in ribonucleic acid research. Includes membership data, news and events, meeting calendar, and related links.

The Protein Society
United States

Aims to promote international interactions among investigators in order to explore all aspects of protein molecules. Includes online journal and membership login.

Proteome Society
United States

Provides glossary, career opportunities, education, scientific posters, seminars and meeting reviews. Includes discussion board for panel discussions, a public forum and worldwide networking from Ross, CA.