Bioscience Technology - Staff Picks
Regenesis: how synthetic biology will reinvent nature and ourselves, by George M Church and Edward Regis. A surprisingly readable book about some of the fascinating work happening in biotechnology.
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An online version of McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology and McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms. In addition to 8,000+ articles there are biographies, research updates, and science news. The student center provides study guides and bibliographies.
ProQuest. Full text articles from 280 biology journals, many of them peer-reviewed.
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EBSCOhost. Full text for more than 4,500 scholarly social sciences, humanities, general science, education and multi-cultural journals. 3,700+ are peer-reviewed.
EBSCOhost. Covers the international literature on biomedicine, including allied health. Citations available from 1965 - present; some full text.
Full text for over 890 peer reviewed health and life sciences journals. For best results click on SEARCH to get started. Limit your search to SUBSCRIBED Journals.
Coverage Dates: 1995 - Present
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Biotech on the Web
These are good web sites if you're interested in biotechnology.
BIO -- Biotechnology Industry Organization
The largest biotech organization; a great place to look for news about conferences, regulatory issues, intellectual property concerns, and more!
I am Biotech
Provides "A place where biotech professionals and enthusiasts can come together and discuss the promise of biotech." Check out the "What's Coming" section for the latest lab news.
JoVE (Journal of Visualized Experiments) Basic Protocols
The first peer-reviewed video journal! Many articles are available to subscribers only, but most of the Basic Protocols seem to be free for viewing. A great way to learn about new techniques!
Oregon Bioscience Association This is the professional association for the Oregon bioscience community.