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Biology, March 2018 | Best Sellers

By Ruth Lewis on March 22, 2018

Biology, March 2018 | Best Sellers, March 2017 to March 2018 as identified by GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO. Titles are linked to local catalogs when available. A Crack in Creation: Gene Editing and the Unthinkable Power To Control Evolution Doudna, Jennifer A. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2017....

News and notes for biology, Feb. 2018

By Ruth Lewis on February 28, 2018

Unsolicited and unfamiliar invitations from publishers?: Invitation to Submit a Manuscript for Peer Review: What Should Authors Do?, a discussion of warning signs and tips from Becker Medical Librarians. NIH and Other Public Access Policies – Registration Link, this is part of Becker Librar...

Peer review and preprints in the news, Feb. 2018

By Ruth Lewis on February 28, 2018

I was sad to see PubMed Commons to be Discontinued. I had high hopes for that sort of post-publication peer review and for the possibilities of journal club discussion postings. However I am happy to see that Hypothes.is is planning on Preserving Comments from PubMed Commons. Also in the Open Sci...

Publications from WU Biology Dept., Feb. 2018

By Ruth Lewis on February 27, 2018

Publications lists are available at libguides.wustl.edu/biology/pubs. Bonebrake TC, Brown CJ, Bell JD, Blanchard JL, Chauvenet A, Champion C, Chen IC, Clark TD, Colwell RK, Danielsen F, Dell AI, Donelson JM, Evengård B, Ferrier S, Frusher S, Garcia RA, Griffis RB, Hobday AJ, Jarzyna MA, Lee E, Le...

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Biology books and ebooks added in Feb. 2018

By Ruth Lewis on February 26, 2018

5-HT2A Receptors in the Central Nervous System Bruno P. Guiard, Giuseppe Di Giovanni The Receptors 32 Springer ebook Advances in Botanical Research, v.84: Secondary Endosymbiosis Science Direct Advances in Botanical Research, v.85: Plastid Genome Evolution Science Direct Advances in Botanical Res...

News and notes for biology, Jan. 2018

By Ruth Lewis on January 31, 2018

Attention undergraduate and graduate students: Enter WU Libraries’ Student Essay Contest for a Chance to Win Cash. Submission deadline: March 2. Tips for more effective searching in Becker Medical Library Catalog: Search Tip: If at first you don’t succeed… As you probably know, Becker Medical Lib...

Dimensions, a new citation database from Digital Science

By Ruth Lewis on January 31, 2018

The Dimensions web site is full of information about different aspects of this resource. Free searching is available at app.dimensions.ai/discover/publication. It covers 89 million publication records, 870 million citations, 50 million Altmetric mentions and about 20 million research profiles. Yo...

Publications from WU Biology Dept., Jan. 2018

By Ruth Lewis on January 31, 2018

Publications lists are available at libguides.wustl.edu/biology/pubs. Frick EM, Strader LC. 2017. Kinase MPK17 and the peroxisome division factor PMD1 influence salt-induced peroxisome proliferation. Plant Physiol 176(1):340-351. PubMed abstract & [OPEN] fulltext. Frick EM, Strader LC. 2018. ...

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Biology books and ebooks added in January 2018

By Ruth Lewis on January 30, 2018

Advances in Personalized Nanotherapeutics Ajeet Kaushik, Rahul Dev Jayant, Madhavan Nair Springer ebooks Agroecological Crop Protection Jean-Philippe Deguine, Caroline Gloanec, Philippe Laurent, Alain Ratnadass, Jean-Noël Aubertot Springer ebooks Aliens among us : how invasive species are transfo...

Publications from WU Biology dept., December 2017

By Ruth Lewis on December 28, 2017

Publications lists are available at libguides.wustl.edu/biology/pubs. Allodi MA, Otto JP, Sohail SH, Saer RG, Wood RE, Rolczynski BS, Massey SC, Ting PC, Blankenship RE, Engel GS. 2018. Redox Conditions Affect Ultrafast Exciton Transport in Photosynthetic Pigment-Protein Complexes. J Phys Chem Le...