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The Encyclopedia of Life, Biodiversity Heritage Library, biodiversity informatics and beyond Web 2.0
(Great Cities Initiative of the University of Illinois at Chicago Library, 2008-08-04)
E.O. Wilson, the noted entomologist at Harvard, "wished" for an authoritative encyclopedia of life that would be freely available on the worldwide web for the entire world. On 9 May 2007, The Encyclopedia of Life (EOL) was ...
A guide to laboratory use of the squid Loligo pealei
(Marine Biological Laboratory, 1974)
From the Preface: Unfortunately, a guide like this one does not happen simply. It is the product of polite requests (at first polite, anyway) from colleagues, of mutual nagging, and of wives with persistant memories. ...
Cellular magnesium acquisition : an anomaly in embryonic cation homeostasis
The intracellular dominance of magnesium ion makes clinical assessment difficult despite the critical role of Mg++ in many key functions of cells and enzymes. There is general consensus that serum Mg++ levels are not ...
Methods for obtaining and handling marine eggs and embryos
(Marine Biological Laboratory, 1971)
From the Preface: The Introduction to the first edition of this book (1957) (see page viii) stated that the volume was admittedly incomplete, and that new methods for obtaining, handling and studying marine eggs and ...
The embryology of Crepidula : a contribution to the cell lineage and early development of some marine gasteropods
(Ginn & Company, 1897)
From the introduction: The purpose of the following work from its inception has been to make as careful a study as possible of the cleavage of the ovum, the formation of the germinal layers and definitive organs, and ...
Keys to marine invertebrates of the Woods Hole region : a manual for the identification of the more common marine invertebrates
(Marine Biological Laboratory, 1964)
From the Preface: This handbook of keys is an attempt to fill an obvious need at Woods Hole, the need for a general reference on marine invertebrates for the use of students and investigators who want to know what is here ...
MARC and ARC: geospatially enabling bibliographic records.
Marine fouling and its prevention ; prepared for Bureau of Ships, Navy Dept.
(United States Naval Institute, 1952)
From the Preface: This monograph is the outcome of investigations made by the staff of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution for the Bureau of Ships, Navy Department, during the years 1940-1946. Although rapid ...
Central spindle self-organization and cytokinesis in artificially activated sea urchin eggs
(Marine Biological Laboratory, 2016-04)
The ability of microtubules of the mitotic apparatus to control the positioning and initiation of the cleavage furrow during cytokinesis was first established from studies on early echinoderm embryos. However, the ...
A Toxicological Study using Zebrafish (Danio rerio) as a Model
(Journal of Toxicological Education, 2013)
Only recently has it been adequately recognized that substances present in the environment can have adverse effects on developing organisms. Now, with environmental pollutants accumulating at an unprecedented rate, and ...