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中國生物信息 = BioSino
Maintained by 中國科學院上海生命科學研究院生物信息中心, this site provides news, a forum, Internet resources, databases, and software of life sciences. In GB code.
(Added: 14-Jun-2001 / Hits [2013- ]: 6)
BBID-Biological Biochemical Image Database
A database of images of putative biological pathways, macromolecular structures, gene families, and cellular relationships. It is intended for researchers working with large sets of genes or proteins using cDNA arrays, functional genomics, or proteomics, and may be searched by gene name, pathway, cell or tissue type, disease name, biological level, etc.
(Added: 4-Dec-2002 / Hits [2013- ]: 6)
Biodiversity Heritage Library
A project formed by 10 major natural history museum libraries, botanical libraries, and research institutions in USA and UK to digitize the published literature of biodiversity held in their respective collections. Over 1.1 million pages of key taxonomic literature are available for Web-based access.
(Added: 20-Oct-2008 / Hits [2013- ]: 6)
Bioethics Thesaurus Database
The foundation of the database is the original Bioethics Thesaurus used to index BIOETHICSLINE from 1975-2000. It has been updated particularly to include new genetics terms for the GenETHX database, and new Islamic ethics terms for the Islamic Medical and Scientific Ethics database.
(Added: 7-Nov-2011 / Hits [2013- ]: 6)
BioInteractive: Teach Ahead of the Textbook
Produced by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, this site provides online videos, animations, lectures, virtual labs, etc., for students to learn biology and medicine.
(Added: 31-Mar-2009 / Hits [2013- ]: 5)
A large Web site, produced by BIOSIS, offering resources for the life sciences information,which can be searched or browsed by organism, subject, or geography.
(Added: 3-Jun-2004 / Hits [2013- ]: 7)
Census of Marine Life
A network of researchers in more than 70 nations engaged in a ten-year initiative to assess and explain the diversity, distribution, and abundance of marine life in the oceans -- past, present, and future.
(Added: 22-Mar-2004 / Hits [2013- ]: 5)
Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical Databases
Compiled mostly by Jim Duke and Stephen Beckstrom-Sternberg, the data was gathered from published and personally communicated sources. The Phytochemical Database can be searched by plant, chemical, activity, and ethnobotanical.
(Added: 14-Nov-2000 / Hits [2013- ]: 5)
An international repository of data underlying peer-reviewed articles in the basic and applied biosciences, it enables scientists to validate published findings, explore new analysis methodologies, repurpose data for research questions unanticipated by the original authors, and perform synthetic studies.
(Added: 12-Dec-2012 / Hits [2013- ]: 9)
Encyclopedia of Life
An ecosystem of websites that makes all key information about all life on Earth accessible via the Internet. It synthesizes biodiversity knowledge about all known species, including their taxonomy, geographic distribution, collections, genetics, evolutionary history, morphology, behavior, ecological relationships, and importance for human well being.
(Added: 14-Jul-2008 / Hits [2013- ]: 4)
A searchable database that provides information on nearly 30,000 species. Records contain key facts, references, pictures and other information such as distribution of the species. LarvalBase is another database covering more than 2,000 species.
(Added: 9-May-2000 / Hits [2013- ]: 5)
Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Data Portal
An international government-initiated and funded initiative focused on
making biodiversity data available to the public. The Data Portal
facilitate access to over 312 million data records. Users can search and
explore the data by species, countries and datasets.
(Added: 9-Nov-2010 / Hits [2013- ]: 6)
International HapMap Project = 國際人類基因組單體型圖計劃
A partnership project of scientists and funding agencies from Canada, China, Japan, Nigeria, the U.K. and the U.S. to develop a public resource that will help researchers find genes associated with human disease and response to pharmaceuticals. HKUST is a particpant. Registration is needed to access the genotype data.
(Added: 19-Jul-2004 / Hits [2013- ]: 6)
Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes
A biochemical pathway database and gene catalog. Users can search for information on
specific interactions in selected species, or browse to find metabolic pathways or gene
sequences of interest. Computational tools include the facility for finding similar sequences and generating possible reactions between compounds.
(Added: 18-Jun-2002 / Hits [2013- ]: 7)
National Center for Biotechnology Information
Part of National Library of Medicine and National Institutes of Health, this site provides a fabulous array of resources pertinent to biotechnology. Includes searching for numerous databases, e.g. Medline, GenBank, Unique Human Gene Sequence, Genome Survey Sequences, Molecular Modelling Database, to name a few.
(Added: 13-Mar-1998 / Hits [2013- ]: 6)
National Human Genome Research Institute
Web site of the NHGRI, an agency established by the U.S. National Institutes of Health for the Human Genome Projects. Among the useful
features are links to various genomic and genetic resources, a listing of workshops and conferences on the subject, a glossary of genetic terms, and a search engine for the site.
(Added: 7-Nov-2001 / Hits [2013- ]: 4)
Created by United States Department of Agriculture's Natural Resources Conservation Service to provide standardized information about the vascular plants, mosses, liverworts, hornworts, and lichens of the United States and its territories.
(Added: 5-Mar-2013 / Hits [2013- ]: 96)
A searchable database of research protocols for life scientists seeking comprehensive information on laboratory protocols and methods for bioinformatics, molecular biology, immunology, microbiology, proteomics, and cell biology.
(Added: 16-Nov-2004 / Hits [2013- ]: 6)
Provides information on the biological activities of small molecules and a fast chemical structure similarity search tool. It is organized as three linked databases, PubChem Substance, PubChem Compound, and PubChem BioAssay, within the NCBI's Entrez information retrieval system.
(Added: 11-May-2006 / Hits [2013- ]: 31)
A service of the National Library of Medicine, includes over 14 million citations for biomedical articles back to the 1950's from MEDLINE and additional life science journals, with links to many sites providing full text articles and other related resources.
(Added: 23-Jul-1997 / Hits [2013- ]: 14)
SIB ExPASy Bioinformatics Resource Portal
Launched by Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, it provides access to
scientific databases and software tools in different areas of life
sciences including proteomics, genomics, phylogeny, systems biology,
population genetics, transcriptomics, etc.
(Added: 13-Jan-2000 / Hits [2013- ]: 5)
A project to create a validated checklist of all the world's species (plants, animals, fungi and microbes) by bringing together databases covering each of the major groups of organisms. Each database covers all known species in the group, using a consistent taxonomic system.
(Added: 13-Dec-2006 / Hits [2013- ]: 4)
Talking Glossary of Genetic Terms
Created by the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) to help people understand the terms and concepts used in genetic research, it offers a wealth of information, including the term's pronunciation, audio information, images and additional links to related terms.
(Added: 18-Feb-2003 / Hits [2013- ]: 3)
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