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In the future we won't edit genomes—we'll just print out new ones - MIT Technology Review

MIT Technology Review
Joel Bader, a computer scientist at Johns Hopkins, signed on to develop software that let scientists see the yeast chromosomes on a screen and keep track of versions as they changed, like a Google Docs for biology. And in 2008, to make the DNA, Boeke ...

Researchers Produce Alpaca Antibodies Using Yeast - The Scientist

The Scientist
But researchers wanting to use those antibodies currently have to go through a lengthy and expensive procedure to extract them, limiting the molecules' use in the lab. Now, a team of US researchers have devised a way to produce the same antibodies in ...

Camels and alpacas have special antibodies. Now researchers can make them with yeast - STAT

“How many camels are there around?” said Tom Moran, the director of the Center for Therapeutic Antibody Development at Mount Sinai's Icahn School of Medicine. “Yeah, I think that's a real pain.” On Monday, a team reported 2 in the journal Nature ...
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Yeast: Budding, Fission, and Candida

Stanford - United States

Cytobiology, biochemistry and genetics of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae and Schizosaccharomyces pombe, with links to resources and databases. Section of the Virtual Library maintained at Department of Genetics, School of Medicine, Stanford University, California.

Fission Reactors on the Earth

Discusses the natural nuclear fission reactions that occurred 1.7 billion years ago in uranium deposits at Oklo, Gabon.

Cell Division: Binary Fission and Mitosis
United States

Offers information on the cell cycle, including prokaryotic and eukaryotic cell division.

United States

Information from Wikipedia on this genus of yeasts which can cause infections, their classification and characteristics.

Candida albicans
United States

Information on this dimorphic fungus and the infection it causes, with a video from the Microbiology Video Library.


Diagnostic features, habitat and distribution of prairie mallow.

Albugo candida

microscopic image

United States

Photograph of flowers of a brassica covered with a spore mass of this species.

Candida Genome Database
United States

Resource for genomic sequence data and gene and protein information for Candida albicans.

California Fungi: Nidula candida
United States

Commonly known as the bird's nest fungus, a photograph of this species and links to several other photographs.

United States

Articles on all aspects of Saccharomyces and other yeast genera.