The word biology is a noun. Biology means (1) the science that studies living organisms, (2) all the plant and animal life of a particular region, (3) characteristic life processes and phenomena of living organisms.
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The Center was begun in 1988 as a division of the National Library of Medicine, under the National Institutes of Health. The Center operates as a national resource for molecular biology information. It creates national databases, conducts research in computational biology, develops software tools for analyzing genome data, and disseminates biotechnical information.
The University of Delaware grew from a small private academy begun in 1743 to a major university that was chartered in 1833. The main campus is in Newark and there are 5 other locations. The school has over 20,000 students and a faculty of 1,117. UD is a land-grant, sea-grant, space-grant, and urban-grant university. The top ranked academic major at UD is biology. More information on the website.
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In a major scientific step to understand the biology of this iconic apex predator and sharks in general, the entire genome of the white shark has now been decoded in detail.
Science Daily. Monday, 18 Feb 2019 15:32:38 EST.
Preventing us getting old and dying has been the holy grail of biology for centuries. Money is now pouring in to ageing research, which has moved from the lunatic fringe the mainstream in the past several years. ...
By David Grainger, Contributor. Forbes. Thursday, 7 Feb 2019 07:45:00 -0500.
At the National Institute of Mental Health, he helped put in place an ambitious research agenda focused on biology as the key to understanding psychiatric problems.
Benedict Carey. New York Times. Friday, 11 Jan 2019 04:57:13 GMT.
A leading geneticist who ran the conference where a Chinese scientist said he had made the world's first "gene-edited" babies condemned him on Monday for potentially jeopardizing lives and having no biology training.
Reuters. Tuesday, 08 Jan 2019 02:39:03 -0500.
While Dr Sherry Aw enjoyed her doctoral studies in developmental biology and embryology at Harvard Medical School, she realised that she wanted to do something that impacted real lives.
Straits Times. Saturday, 06 Oct 2018 05:00:00 +0800.
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