The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is one of three Federal Agencies, primarily responsible for regulating biotechnology in the US. Laws and Regulations, research, trade, etc.
A catylst for Scientific Growth.
Cell and Molecular Biology Online
"An Informational Resource for Cell and Molecular Biologists." Contains links to journals, conferences, protocols and methods, education resources, and more.
Librarians Internet Index - Websites You Can Trust
Type in your Search Term to locate quality web sites by research subject. The home page has 13 major Subject areas to search, including a major section on Science - Biology
Martindale's Biosci & Biotech Center
It may be ugly, but the content makes up for that. Great links. Also includes section on ejournals.
National Center for Biotechnology
"Established in 1988 as a national resource for molecular biology information, NCBI creates public databas es, conducts research in computational biology, develops software tools for analyzing genome data, and disseminates biomedical information - all for the better understanding of molecular processes affecting human health and disease."
On-Line Biology Book
Recently revised ebook by Prof. M.J. Farabee with hyperlinks. Mea nt for freshman-level biology
The Tree of Life
A collaborative Internet project containing information about phylogeny and biodiversity.
The UC Museum of Paleontology at Berkeley
Online exhibits about animals, plants, phylogeny, evolution and more.
Weizmann Institute of Science Genome Ctr. and Bioinformatics Unit
Contains a lot of informatin about genetics, including links to databases such as the GeneLoc (formerly known as the Unified Database for Human Genome Mapping) (UDB) and GeneCards , a database of human genes, proteins, and diseases.
Biological Societies on the Web
NetSci's List of Professional Societies for Biology.
Find listservs on many topics, such as "G-protein coupled receptor systems" or "The biology of grasses."
BioOne brings to the Web a uniquely valuable aggregation of the full-texts of high-impact bioscience research journals. Most of BioOne’s titles are published by small societies and non-commercial publishers, and, until now, have been available only in printed form.
PLoS Biology is a peer-reviewed, open-access journal published by the Public Library of Science (PLoS), a non-profit organization committed to making scientific and medical literature a public resource.
Biological Procedures Online
BPO publishes new research techniques or novel adaptations of existing techniques. Free online.
Journals in Cell and Molecular Biology
This is an extensive list of journals, both free full-text and pay-per-article. Most have free access to abstracts or tables of contents.