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Embryonic stem cells

Cytology research

Human embryo

 

Dewey Numbers

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616.02774

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Electronic Books

  • Belvidere High School Library e-books
    • Gale Virtual Reference Library
    • Facts on File e-books
  • PubMed Books

PubMed provides full-text of many medical and scientific biomedical books. Some are older editions, others up to date.

 

 

Databases

EBSCOhost –

  • Science Reference Center
  • Mas Ultra
  • Academic Search Premier

        Facts on File –

  • Science Reference Center

          Proquest K-12

  • SIRS Researcher – Pro/Con Issues

 

 

Websites

PubMed    PubMed comprises over 21 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. PubMed citations and abstracts include the fields of biomedicine and health, covering portions of the life sciences, behavioral sciences, chemical sciences, and bioengineering. PubMed also provides access to additional relevant web sites and links to the other NCBI molecular biology resources.

 

BEST BETS

   How Stuff Works
  
http://science.howstuffworks.com/cellular-microscopic-biology/stem-cell.htm


  NIH Stem Cell Information

   http://stemcells.nih.gov/

 

   New Scientist
  
http://www.newscientist.com/search?doSearch=true&query=stem+cells


   States Take Lead in Stem Cell Funding
   
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=9244363


    Mapping Stem Cell Research
    
http://www.pbs.org/independentlens/stemcell/

OTHER SITES
    
     Do No Harm  [oppose embryonic stem cell research]
    
http://www.stemcellresearch.org

 

     Stem Cell Research

     http://www.umich.edu/stemcell/

 

     Stem Cell Research

      http://www.stemcellscience.org/

 

     Stem Cell Research and State Laws
     
http://www.ncsl.org/programs/health/Genetics/embfet.htm

 

     State Embryonic & Fetal Research Laws as of January, 2008
     
http://www.statehealthfacts.org/comparetable.jsp?ind=111&cat=2