Gene regulation terminology:
The following is provided as a sort of explanatory glossary for terms that are commonly used in
research on gene regulation in eukaryotes. Hopefully this will provide a more, in depth explanation
of terms that are not well cov
This is an advanced presentation on epigenetics.
Refer mainly to the images to get a flavor of epigenetics.
Doug Brutlag 2011
Genomics, Bioinformatics & Medicine!
Discovering the Lipid Bilayer
By: Mike Adams, Ph.D. (Dept. of Biology, Eastern Connecticut State University) 2010 Nature
Citation: Adams, M. (2010) Discovering the Lipid Bilayer. Nature
We are taught that plasma membran
How human activities create stresses that impact
How loss of biodiversity can degrade ecosystem
functioning and services?
Identify ways in which biodiversity loss impacts
Factors affecting biodiversity loss
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or
James E. Rothman
Randy W. Schekman
Thomas C. Sdhof
The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2013 was awarded jointly to James
E. Rothman, Randy W. Schekman and Thomas C. Sdhof "for their
discoveries of machi
In 2010, a group of researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine in California uncovered a
set of three mutations in the microscopic roundworm Caenorhabditis elegans, each capable of extending
the life span of the worms b
Global Ecology & Biogeography (2003) 12, 265 269
E C O L OG I C A L S O U N D I N G
Beyond value: biodiversity and the freedom of the mind
Blackwell Publishing Ltd.
N. J. COLLAR
Conservation Biology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge, D
Creating Synthetic Life
Creation of a Bacterial Cell Controlled by a Chemically Synthesized
Genome. Science, 329(52), 2010.
Daniel G. Gibson,1 John I. Glass,1 Carole Lartigue,1 Vladimir N. Noskov,1
Ray-Yuan Chuang,1 Mikkel A. Algire,1 Gwynedd A. Benders,2
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Lab: Blood Smear and RBC Count
Aim: Learn to count cells, observe and identfy diferent blood cells in a smear
and make an RBC count per mm^3 using a hemocytometer
The technique of making a peripheral blood wedge
Biodiversity - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Biodiversity is the degree of variation of life forms within a given
species, ecosystem, biome, or planet. Terrestr