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Youth gardening and ecology program marks 25 years - Virgin Islands Daily News


Virgin Islands Daily News
ST. THOMAS — The Junior Gardening and Ecology Academy Inc., is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year, a milestone that founder and CEO Mario Francis attributes to the group's passion for youth and commitment to healthy, self-sufficient living.

Dr Rai makes RU faculties aware of happiness, neurobiology - Daily Pioneer


Daily Pioneer
Noted medical expert Dr RK Rai delivered a lecture to 43 Professors of different Universities of India in Academic Staff College Ranchi on Friday on a topic 'Health, Happiness and Neurobiology of excellence' highlighting 15 points of health and ...

11 states sue to stop association health plans - MD Linx (press release)


MD Linx (press release)
Eleven states and the District of Columbia have sued the federal government over its proposed final rule to allow for association health plans that get around the Affordable Care Act's (ACA's) mandate to provide essential benefits. ADVERTISEMENT ...

Virgin Health Bank

Maidenhead - United Kingdom

Offering parents-to-be in the UK the opportunity of banking their baby's umbilical cord blood stem cells in dual public and private stem cell storage facilities.

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Article in Scientific American by Philip Yam about how female dragons can breed without the presence of males.

Protein Data Bank
United States

PDB provides a text based format for archiving experimentally-determined, three dimensional structures, at the Brookhaven National Laboratory, with list of mirror sites worldwide.

UK Stem Cell Bank
United Kingdom

National repository for lines of embryonic and tissue origin. Includes FAQ, instructions for deposition and requesting batches, with contacts in London.

Nordic Gene Bank
Sweden

A plant genetic resources centre for Nordic agriculture and horticulture. Includes a database for searching for cultivars or accessions stored for specific taxa and a library containing information on the institutes publications.

The Sperm Bank of California
United States

The Sperm Bank of California is a non profit sperm bank offering donor insemination and sperm storage services.

Millennium Seed Bank Project
United Kingdom

International collaborative conservation initiative to protect plant species against extinction. Includes resources for developing techniques for processing, testing and banking for partners, housed in West Sussex, for the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, UK.

Alberta Cord Blood Bank
Canada

A non-profit organization dedicated to the collection and preservation of umbilical cord blood stem cells for public use. Although located in Edmonton, Alberta, the Bank is national in scope and collects donated waste umbilical cord blood samples from coast to coast in Canada.

Cord Blood Bank of Canada
Canada

Information on cord blood banking and medical uses of stem cells.

New England Cord Blood Bank
United States

Umbilical cord blood stem cell processing and storage. Boston, Massachusetts.

Umblical Cord Blood Bank
Canada

Canadian company provides information on the use of cord blood stem cells in medicine and offers processing and preservation services. English, French and Arabic.