Pat Lenderman's Science and Medicine Links

Journals and Citations

Fun Stuff

Bio Forums

Med and Sci Dictionaries

Lab Safety

Animations & Online Books

General Biological Links

Other

National Health Organizations

International Health Organizations

Grant Information

Genetics

NCBI Book Search

University of Michigan

Developmental Biology

Med News   

Journals and Citations

PubMed - Links to participating online journals.  Access to over 10 million citations.  Enter last name and initials to search.  The results show a date and source along with a small summary.  You need to order the full page for most, but some publications, such as BMJ, are free and available online.  Once you have the date and source, you can look it up yourself. http://www.lib.umich.edu/taubman/medsearch/tutorial/results.html

PubMed Help  - Help for PubMed Search.

Highwire Press - Links to the Top 500 Science Journals - "One of the 2 largest free full-text science archives on earth."

Science Journals - Links to all kinds of specific medical journals (for example a list of journals on diabetes).  It also lists broad coverage journals such as New England Journal of Medicine and JAMA.

UM Library Taubman's Main Page - Has the SFX citation linker but only good in Ann Arbor.
Journal
Date
Volume example: 29 (in bold)
Issue
Page start-end
ISSN Stands for International Standard Serial Number Ex. ISSN: 0000-0000
DOI Stands for Digital Object Identifier. to locate electronically ex. doi: 10.0000/science.0000000
Pmid Stands for PubMed identification Example: PMID: 00000000
PII Stands for publisher item identifier. It, too, identifies the article and can be used for search and retrieval.

OVID UM-MEDSEARCH UM-MEDSEARCH Ovid Medline. This is the good one that refines the search and displays the results, but I can't log on from home.

Deep Blue UMICH Access to articles from UofM community.

PuB Med's MeSH Tutorials for searching with Pub Med's MeSH Database

Mardigian Library University of Michigan - Dearborn Mardigian Library. Through this site I am able to download some articles from home.

InterLibraryLoan Article Request Form Request form for articles not found at Mardigian library – pick up electronically (example, “Nature” articles)

InterLibraryLoan Article Pick-up Pick up requested articles here.

NCBI Book Search

NCBI BOOK SEARCH - Excellent site! Tool that allows you to search very good books for info.   For example, when searching for “Wnt,” 13 books appear with links to each. After clicking the link for a particular   book, more links will appear listing all the pages within the book with information on the Wnt signaling pathway.  

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Fun Stuff

U Tube A REALLY cool video showing the Inner life of a cell!!!

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Bio Forums

Protocol Online Bio Posting Board - very helpful!

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Animations and Online Books

Molecular Biology sites with animations

McGraw Hill  McGraw Hill Animations

Boyer  Boyer

Wiley  More from Wiley - Click links on top toolbar

Wh Freeman   Same guy's voice as McGraw Hill's, but more animatimations. Great site!

Inside Cancer  Excellent site showing the signaling pathways of cancer! Click on "Pathways to Cancer" ... "At the cell's surface" ... "video with narration"

Body System Animations

Merck  - Body Systems. Lots of Animations!

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Developmental Biology

Gilbert Online Companion for Developmental biology course book

Human organogenesis/embryogenesis Excellent site developed by the Universities of Fribourg, Lausanne and Bern in Switzerland

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Med News

UMHS News Releases - Medical News and Information from The University of Michigan Health System - Great Site.

Reuters Health - Direct from Reuters. about 7 articles on first page... links to more... total about 15-20 articles.

Medscape News - Headlines from the Past Week. Source: Reuters Health eline 15-20 articles per day - this one is faster and has some articles not listed on Reuters direct page.

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Medical and Science Dictionaries

Biotech Great science dictionary! Best so far - shows more than one - no audio

Look Way Up good science one but no audio.

Dictionary of Cell Biology Great one... no audio

Stedman's Medical Dictionary Great Medical Dictionary! no audio

Medline dictionary no audio

Cancer Web Dictionary : Medical Dictionary - no audio

Merck enter word in search field at top - no audio

biology text Dictionary ok... like wikipedia, public enters data. no audio

Merriam Webster Medical Dictionary - Medical Dictionary... Has a pronunciation guide.

Glossary and search-type sites

Glossary NIH  This is an excellent glossary put out by the NIH -   audio and pictures.

med net  

Diabetes - A good diabetes glossary

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University of Michigan

Seminars

UMICH hES : Seminars

UMICH ORGS : ORGS calendar of events - symposiums and seminars

UMICH CDB Events : CDB events and seminars

Research

University of Michigan : Main Links

Biomedical News : Monthly newsletter

Michigan Center for hES : hES Cell Research

ORGS : Office of Research and Graduate Students

Rackham SROP : Summer Research Opportunity Program

research ug : NSF REU program, Etc...

research UM : Misc. Research links

University of Michigan : Opportunities for Grants, Honors, Prizes and Fellowships

Other UofM Sites

U-M Cell and Dev Biology

Internal Med Endocrinology and Metabolism 

Department of Biology  - Kraus Natural Science Building

UMICH PIBS Developmental Biology -University of Michigan programs in biomedical sciences - developmental biology, faculty and their research.

Life Sciences umich

Community Assistance Directory - UofM - Directory for many UofM Departments.

NIH Grants NIH Grants U-M

MichigandailyAppointments U-M

Department of Biomedical Engineering at UofM - Links to faculty, programs, courses, research.

UMICH PIBS - University of Michigan Graduate Programs in Biomedical Science.

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General Biological Links

Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Cell biology hypertext book

American Institute of Biological Sciences - View pdf publications online

bioani  - Shows illustrations

iacr  - Beginners textbook type site on molecular biology

BioBookgloss  - Biology glossary

http://www.mblab.gla.ac.uk/~julian/Dict.html Cell Biology Dictionary

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Other

Web Elements/   This is an excellent chemistry site... it has a periodic table that gives detailed information including pictures,movies and sound.

UIUC.edu  - Chemistry demonstrations...

NASA  - Excellent site!   See actual images taken from space. 

Biointeractive - Virtual lab. Requires shockwave.

Cellsalive - Web cams allow you to watch cells divide in real time.

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National Health Organizations

NIH  - National Institute of Health

CDC - Center for Disease and Control

NSF - National Science Foundation

U.S. National Library of Medicine - A division of the National Institute of Health

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HHMI - Howard Huges Medical Institute

International Health Organizations

WHO  - International World Health Organization

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Safety

UM Lab Safety - University of Michigan Lab safety provides links for for training, manuals, etc.

NIH's TOXNET - Links to sites that provide information on toxic chemicals - Such as the NIH's (HSDB) Hazardous Substances Data Bank, and the EPA's (IRIS) Integrated risk information system.

Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) - Glossary and good links.

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Grant Information

Grant information at the NIH

Umich Med School Grants

Umich Grants

NIH Grants NIH Grants U-M

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Genetics

NCBI Homepage  - Homepage of the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI).
NCBI Human Genome  NCBI Help   NCBI Guide  NCBI Tour  NCBI Search

Science Magazine Human Genome special Issue - February 16, 2001. Provides a link to access Celera's priviately funded genomic research database. Also includes a link to a genetic timeline.

BLAST Basic Local Alignment Search Tool

U.S. Department of Energy - Excellent site! Primer on Molecular Genetics.

BBC Sci Tech Timeline of the HGP.

Chromosome Poster - This is a REALLY cool site that shows each chromosome and its bases on mouseover. Click on the chromosome to view known information. You need to have macromedia installed though.

Progress - Human Genome Project Information.

Purdue.edu  - Explains, in very simple terms, the basics of gene cloning and the use of E. coli.

Lexicon - Glossary of Genetic terms.

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