Biology News
Scientists reveal secrets of 'anti-aging' hormones - FierceBiotech


FierceBiotech
They discovered that alpha-Klotho helps FGF23 bind to its receptor and become active. "By showing that all the ways in which [alpha-Klotho] was supposed to protect organs come instead from its ability to help FGF23 signal, we have shed new light on the ...

Managing genetic biodiversity in the Pacific - UN Environment (press release)


UN Environment (press release)
Island communities in the Pacific region depend on biodiversity for their livelihoods and well-being. Biodiversity is a valuable resource. The world benefits from biodiversity and associated local traditional knowledge, so when these are exploited by ...

Anatomage table provides new resource for biology students - Chicago Daily Herald


Chicago Daily Herald
Students at Palatine High School now have a new way to study biology thanks to a device called an Anatomage table. The table allows students to explore three-dimensional images of various aspects of human anatomy. "The biggest advantage is just ...

The Nuclear Receptor Resource

Washington - United States

A collection of databases devoted to nuclear receptors, such as steroid receptors.

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United States

Collection of individual databases on members of the steroid and thyroid hormone and their receptors from Georgetown University, Washington, DC.

Nuclear Receptor Signaling Atlas
United States

Informational portal for researchers interested in nuclear receptor signaling.

Andogen Receptor Gene
Canada

A searchable mutations database. Includes a table and map of interacting proteins and links to related resources.

Nuclear Transfer: Bringing in the Clones
United States

Illustrated article with references.

Wikipedia: Somatic Cell Nuclear Transfer
United States

Somatic cell nuclear transfer (SCNT) is a technique for creating an ovum with a donor nucleus. It is also sometimes referred to as therapeutic cloning.

Drosophila RNAi Resource
United States

Informational RNAi resource on studying drosophila genes and their roles in development by Society for Developmental Biology.

RNAi Resource at Ambion
United States

Online RNA Interference (RNAi) resource. Provide scientific and technical support, information on microRNA and small interfering RNA application in gene expression research.

RNAi Transfection Resource
United States

Review of transfection techniques such as electroporation, denrimers and lipids that are used for transfection of DNA, RNA, and siRNA. Includes information on optimized cell type specific transfection systems.

Bioinformatics Resource World
United States

Bioinformatics based knowledge resource to help bioinformaticians and researchers.

My Genomics Resource Centre
Malaysia

A Malaysian Genomics toolset for high-throughput analysis of biological data. Must register to use.