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Be bio savvy

Log on to these sites to clarify all your doubts in biotechnology


SCIENCE FICTION has been predicting for decades that biotechnology is the hot science of the 21st Century. Here is a set of links to help people with less knowledge on the subject and sites which can address your questions.

About biotech

http://www.accessexcellence.org/AB/GG/: The site is mostly dedicated to education on Biotechnology. It has good links and an in-depth analysis of Biotechnology. The site has good images of chromosome packing, D.N.A. structure and replication, mitosis and meiosis as well as many others.

Bio space

http://www.biospace.com: If you want to keep up-to-date in all aspects of Biotech and Life Sciences, this is the place, including job offerings and stock values. You can subscribe to Biospace Breaking News, to receive daily press releases about developments in Biotech and Life Sciences.

The National Center for Biotechnology Information

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov: The website offers information for molecular biology, and gives access to molecular databases, and tools for analysing genome data. It has good teaching resources and online tutorials and has links to other sites.

Lab velocity

http://www.labvelocity.com: This is a website where you can find, compare and procure the resources required to make research easier. The available services include product search tools, comparison tables, experimental protocols, commonly used reference tables, detailed maps of D.N.A. vectors and other software tools.

Biotechnology directory

http://www.cato.com/biotech/: This directory contains over 2,000 links to companies, research institutes, universities, sources of information and other directories specific to biotechnology, pharmaceutical development and related fields. It emphasises on product development and the delivery of products and services.

Biocompare

http://www.biocompare.com: The site features in-depth product information on a vast number of products used in life science research. Also included are the latest life science news, new technologies, professional product reviews, events, and job listings.

Biotech Consortium of India

http://www.biotech.co.in/: The consortium is promoted by the Department of Biotechnology (DBT), Government of India. BCIL acts as an interface between technology sources and technology seekers. The institute disseminates information relevant to commercial biotechnology to industries, institutions, universities and entrepreneurs.

Biotech support services

http://www.biotechsupportindia.com: The website has information on biotechnology companies, research institutes, consultancies, suppliers, resources, and educational facilities from India and the rest of the world.

Biolink direct

http://www.biolinkdirect.com: The site has a database of links to most biotech/pharma company websites in the world. The sites are grouped by geographical region or name. No need of search engines anymore, the site increases efficiency in surfing the web and saves your time.

Bio view

http://www.bioview.com: Bio View is a comprehensive biotechnology/pharmaceutical employment site with thousands of job listings in all disciplines, including research, development, regulatory affairs, clinical research, quality assurance/quality control, validation and manufacturing/production. The site also contains a fully-searchable resume database.

AYYAPPA NAGUBANDI

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