Tuesday, February 27, 2007

Genetics glossary

This looks like it needs some work done but in fact is a very good site from Edinburgh University.

http://helios.bto.ed.ac.uk/bto/glossary/

Friday, February 23, 2007

Tuesday, February 20, 2007

Genetics research

I have not had the opportunity to check but it looks good with plenty of links on genetics.

http://bubl.ac.uk/Link/g/geneticsresearch.htm

Sunday, February 18, 2007

Autism genetics

I was watching ITV news and it stated they found 2 genes for Autism.

http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2007-02/sumc-sql021407.php

Tuesday, February 13, 2007

Panda genetics

This is really a site about the paternaty of Pandas but it looks good.

http://www.wellcome.ac.uk/doc_WTD004679.html

Sunday, February 11, 2007

Saturday, February 10, 2007

1962 Noble prize

This is the year that Watson, Crick and Wilson won for the double helix which has played such a important part in genetics.

http://nobelprize.org/nobel_prizes/medicine/laureates/1962/

I read a book called "The road to Stockholm which says that even after winning the prize Watson has continued to play a key part in genetics for example campaigning.

Friday, February 09, 2007

Nobel prize for genetics

Please note that there is no prize for bioscience so they have to collect the prize for medicine.

http://www.accessexcellence.org/WN/SUA06/aenobmed.html

Monday, February 05, 2007

Blood

This is a really nice website and it also includes a one of it's main areas the genetics of blood from parent to child. If only all information about genetics was so clear and nice looking.

http://www.paternityangel.com/Articles_zone/Blood/BloodType1.htm

Saturday, February 03, 2007

Killing babies (genetic defects)

A government advisor says it maybe acceptable to kill children with defects after they are born. This man is a member of the human genetics commission and a BMA ethics committe member.

http://news.scotsman.com/uk.cfm?id=93982004