Tip of the Week: Synteny and DotPlots at VISTA

submitted by: OpenHelix

A quick tip introducing how to access the dot plot and synteny information of VISTA. CHeck out the blog post for more information: http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=8185

Tip of the Week: LAMHDI for animal models

submitted by: OpenHelix

Searching for animal model sources is made easy with the LAMHDI database. http://blog.openhelix.com/?p=7897 for additional details and links.

SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Evan Martin

submitted by: tcarrasc
San Diego State University Advisor Dr. Stephen Schellenberg, Dr. Tom Deméré Friday, December 10th, 2010 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ABSTRACT The study of shark evolution and relationships has always suffered from the fact that sharks possess cartilaginous skeletons and rarely, if ever, leave behind skeletal remains in the fossil record. Because of this, the evolutionary history of sharks has been cobbled together with the teeth...

One Health and Lessons Learned from the 1999 West Nile Virus Outbreak (MWV46)

submitted by: MicrobeWorld
In episode 46 of MicrobeWorld Video, filmed at the American Association for the Advancement of Science Meeting in Washington, D.C., Dr. Stan Maloy talks with Tracey McNamara, professor of pathology at Western University of Health Sciences College of Veterinary Medicine, about her role as the head pathologist at the Bronx Zoo during the 1999 West Nile virus outbreak in New York City. As several local residents were hospitalized with encephalitis of unknown origin, many crows and exotic zoo...

Tip of the Week: Encyclopedia of Life

submitted by: OpenHelix

A brief reintroduction to the Encyclopedia of Life. See http://blog.openhelix.eu/?p=7491 for more information about EoL and other life tree databases.

Taking Stock: Fisheries Studies in the Florida Keys Marine Protected Areas

submitted by: UMiami_RSMAS

Rosenstiel School professor Jerry Ault discusses 10 years of fisheries research in the Florida Keys Dry Tortugas Ecological Reserve