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Animal-Free Test Methods Get a Boost at International Toxicology Conference - PETA (blog)

PETA (blog)
How can nanomaterials—tiny particles that are increasingly used in products ranging from paint to tennis rackets—be tested without forcing animals to inhale them? How can toxicologists switch from animal tests to superior computer- and human cell ...

Grange calls for protection of biodiversity across the Caribbean - Jamaica Observer

Jamaica Observer
KINGSTON, Jamaica — Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport, Olivia Grange has urged the National Commissions for UNESCO across the region to protect the biodiversity in their respective countries. According to a release from her ministry ...

Minister Grange Calls for Protection of Biodiversity Across the ... - JIS - Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information Service

Government of Jamaica, Jamaica Information Service
Photo: JIS Photographer The Honourable Olivia Grange, Minister of Culture, Gender, Entertainment and Sport makes a point to Everton Hannam, Secretary General, Jamaica National Commission for UNESCO (left). Also a part of the conversation were ...

Tissue Culture Methods

Baltimore - United States

Describes the equipment and work space requirements for cell and tissue growth. Includes details on cryopreservation, maintenance, media prep procedures, safety considerations and link to the masters degree at University of Maryland Baltimore County.

Tissue Culture Protocols
United States

Guides in support sales of media, growth regulators, antibiotics and sterilization reagents from Sigma-Aldrich Co.

Plumeria Tissue Culture
United States

Provides methods and results of tissue culture studies, detailing tissue acquisition, media, and mite damage problems.

Plant Tissue Culture
United States

Laboratory protocol for micropropagation from stem tip, node, meristem, embryo or seed. Includes forum maintained by the National Health Museum, Washington, DC.

Plant Tissue Culture Information Exchange
United States

Global resource for researchers, teachers and producers. Includes links to equipment, media, commercial micropropagation labs, and research reports including chimeral segregation and somatic embryogenesis, maintained by the Texas A&M Horticulture program, in College Station.


An international journal on biotechnology of higher plants. Ordering information, samples, tables of contents, abstracts and links.

Methods and Protocols
United States

A collection of links to protocols used in biosciences.

Methods in Cell Science
United States

A forum for publishing the most up-to-date methods developed during the course of cell science research involving vertebrates, invertebrates, plants or single-celled prokaryotic or eukaryotic organisms. Available online.

Journal of Microbiological Methods

The only journal in microbiology dedicated exclusively to methodology and protocols, covers all disciplines including genomics, proteomics and micro-array technology. Free full text to special issues.

Methods in Plant Histology
United States

Containing research techniques and methodology regarding plant histology, or the study of the tissue structure of plants.

Innovative Methods of Computing [IMC]

Andreas Deutsch heads the theoretical biology research group at the Technische Universit+nt Dresden, which is interested in the development of mathematical models and simulation tools to detect organizational principles of selected biological systems.