Biology News
Cell biology: Positioning the cleavage furrow - Science Daily


Science Daily
Cell division is a fundamental biological process which ensures that, following the replication of the mother cell's genome, the two sets of chromosomes are equally distributed between two daughter cells. Chromosomes are segregated by the spindle ...

New Article Published in British Journal of Pharmacology Reviews How the Human Gut Microbiome Processes Food ... - PR Web (press release)


PR Web (press release)
A new article published online in the peer-reviewed British Journal of Pharmacology summarizes new insights into how food and medications are metabolized by the gut microbiome, specifically the distal gut or large intestine, and how that could impact ...

Charles River buys immunology player KWS BioTest for $20M - FierceBiotech


FierceBiotech
Charles River Laboratories has snapped up British CRO KWS BioTest for £15 million ($20 million), enhancing its offerings in immuno-oncology and inflammatory and infectious diseases. KWS specializes in offering in vitro and in vivo testing services in ...

Y Chromosomes Rewrite British History

United States

This article in Nature comments on the findings of Capelli et al. in their Y-chromosome census of the British Isles.

Related
British Entomology and Natural History Society
United Kingdom

Provides information on membership, the journal, other publications, grants, research and the collecting code.

The Chromosomes in Heredity
United States

Full text of W. S. Sutton's 1903 publication in Biological Bulletin. [PDF]

Y Chromosomes Point to Native American Adam
United States

An article based on Y-DNA studies suggests that all Native Americans can be traced back to a male founder who lived 20,000 years ago.

New Scientist: Chromosomes Reveal Surprise Human-chimp Differences
United Kingdom

Comparisons of newly-sequenced chimpanzee chromosome 22 and its counterpart, human chromosome 21, show that while the DNA differences are small, they are spread out to affect 83 percent of the proteins coded for.

British Flora
United Kingdom

Offers services in ecological surveys, wetland habitat restoration, constructed wetlands, and other native ecosystem restoration efforts in the UK. Grower of guaranteed British provenance wildflowers and aquatics.

British Columbia
United States

With community-supported branches located throughout the province. Staff and volunteers rescue, treat, shelter, and adopt animals.

British Meat
United Kingdom

Discusses the dietary and humane problems with British meat.

United States

Find out about the common bats in the U.K., with photos and profiles of each variety. Also includes information about echolocation, bat watching tips, and conservation efforts.

British Ferns
China

The Delta database provides botanical descriptions of all species found in the British Isles.

British Trees
United Kingdom

Guide to the native trees of Britain, plus links to other web resources on forestry and conservation of British Native trees, including forest conservation organizations.