Useful Links by ACES Department


Natural Resources & Environmental Sciences
 Genetics and Plant Physiology

  • Biotechnology Virtual Library
    Contains over 2000 links to companies, research institutes, universities, sources of information and other directories specific to biotechnology, pharmaceutical development and related fields. It places emphasis on product development and the delivery of products and services

  • Council for Biotechnology Information
    Information and articles written for the public. Communicates science-based information about the benefits and safety of agricultural and food biotechnology. Searchable.

  • NCBI WWW Entrez Browser
    Incorporates many protein and DNA sequence databases (GenBank, EMBL, DDJB) in a format that is easy to use. Medline records and 3-D structures are found here.

  • USDA Biotechnology Regulatory Services (BRS)
    Contains detailed information on how the USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) regulates the movement, importation, and field testing of genetically engineered plants and microorganisms.