Biology News
Role of new technology in Neuro-care today -
Today, with advancement in electro-physiology, it has become possible to monitor individual nerves and also many areasof brain function during surgery.The future is poised to be even more exciting with developments in optics and nano-technology ...

Pet of the week July 24, 2018 - Princess - Lynchburg News and Advance

Lynchburg News and Advance
Princess is a beautiful bulldog mix and approximately 3 years old. She came in with a male companion so she should do well with other males. The challenge of the week, according to those who care for her, is teaching her that the leash is her friend.

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 ...

Xenopus laevis Frog Colony Care

Brookline - United States

Offering information and general instruction on starting and maintaining large biochemistry and embryology research colonies.

African Clawed Frog (Xenopus laevis)
United States

Contains a background on the frog, housing, and mating information.

Xenopus laevis

Database focusing on gene expression in the frog, Xenopus laevis. Includes pictorial representations and expression domains.

United States

Scientific description and further resources on the African Clawed Frog.

Frog Genetics: Xenopus Tropicalis Jumps into the Future
United States

Article which explains why amphibian embryos are one of the favoured systems for elucidating the mechanisms of early development.

United States

Provides vector information, primer sequences and library information for this frog arranged by tissue.

Developmental Biology: Xenopus as a Model System

Amphibian embryos remained the embryos of choice for experimental embryologists for many decades. This article outlines the attractions of Xenopus laevis, the South African Clawed Frog.

Colony PCR

Step by step protocol, from Alexander Silberman Institute of Life Sciences, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel.

United States


Keepers of the Colony
United States

Nonprofit trap-neuter-return organization for feral cats in the Buffalo, Missouri, area.

Colony PCR protocol
United States

Detailed protocol from the web site of the Department of Biology, University of Michigan, USA.