Search Online Resources


This page provides a collection of general resources including websites, PowerPoint presentations, teaching activities, data sets, and other useful materials for creating or enhancing courses related to microbiology and extreme environments. These materials can be used to support lectures, demonstrations, discussions, and class projects and activities. By narrowing the view, you may define and refine your search according to topics of your special interest.



Help

Show all pages

Current Search Limits

Subject: Biology

showing only Biology > Molecular Biology Show all Subject: Biology

Grade Level

showing only Graduate/Professional Show all Grade Level

Results 31 - 40 of 118 matches

Status of the Microbial Census part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This article from Microbiology and Molecular Biology Reviews provides an overview of the status of microbial diversity census efforts as of 2004. The authors describe a novel bioinformatics approach ...
Subject: Biology: Biology:Microbiology, Evolution:Bioinformatics, Patterns, Biology:Microbiology:Methods of Microbiology , Methods of Microbiology :Molecular Methods, Biology, :Molecular , Evolution, Microbiology:Methods of Microbiology :Field Methods , Biology:Ecology, Diversity:Censuses, Biology:Diversity, Ecology:Metabolism, Habitats:Terrestrial, Biology:Ecology:Habitats, Habitats:Marine
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Research Results, Scientific Resources
Grade Level: Graduate/Professional

Allopatric origins of microbial species part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This is a review article about microbial biogeography and speciation published in The Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London (2006). The author focuses specifically on the ...
Subject: Biology: Biology:Evolution:Patterns, Processes, Biology:Molecular Biology, Biology, :Evolution:Principles, Biology:Microbiology, Ecology:Metabolism, Biology:Ecology, Ecology:Habitats, Biology:Evolution
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Scientific Resources
Grade Level: Graduate/Professional

The origin and diversification of eukaryotes: problems with molecular phylogenetics and molecular clock estimation part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This is a review paper about challenges in eukaryotic phylogenetics published in Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society. The authors divide the challenges into two categories - recovering ...
Subject: Biology: Biology:Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Biology, :Evolution:Bioinformatics, Patterns, Biology:Diversity, Evolution, Evolution:Principles
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Bibliography, Overview/Reference Work, Scientific Resources, :Research Results
Grade Level: Graduate/Professional, College Upper (15-16)

Lateral gene transfers and the evolution eukaryotes: theories and data part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This is a review article about the role of lateral gene transfer in eukaryotic evolution. It was published in 2002 and provides good perspective on ideas that had/were changing at the time of ...
Subject: Biology: Biology:Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Biology, :Evolution:Processes, Patterns, Biology:Evolution, Evolution:Principles
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Bibliography, Scientific Resources, :Overview/Reference Work
Grade Level: College Upper (15-16), Graduate/Professional, College Lower (13-14)

Cell evolution and Earth history: stasis and revolution part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This review paper synthesizes data from paleontology, comparative morphology, and molecular phylogenetics into a cohesive (if extremely controversial) model of the evolution of life on Earth. Topics ...
Subject: Biology: Chemistry, Geoscience:Paleontology:Evolution , Biology, :Molecular , Microbiology, Diversity, Evolution, Evolution:Principles, Patterns
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Opinion, Bibliography, Scientific Resources, :Overview/Reference Work
Grade Level: Graduate/Professional, College Upper (15-16)

Recombination confounds interpretations of Wolbachia evolution. part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This page contains a research article about Wolbachia evolution published in 2001. The authors present evidence of recombination between Wolbachia strains based on phylogenetic analyses. This ...
Subject: Biology: Biology:Evolution:Processes, Patterns, Bioinformatics, Biology:Microbiology, Biology, :Evolution:Principles, Biology:Molecular Biology, Evolution, Ecology, Ecology:Symbiotic Relations, Symbiotic Relations:Parasitism, Mutualism
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Research Results, Scientific Resources
Grade Level: Graduate/Professional, College Lower (13-14), College Upper (15-16)

part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This is an article published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences in 2006. The authors used a new high-throughput DNA sequencing technology to show that marine microbial communities ...
Subject: Biology: Biology:Microbiology, Evolution:Bioinformatics, Biology:Microbiology:Methods of Microbiology , Methods of Microbiology :Molecular Methods, Biology, :Molecular , Evolution:Patterns, Biology:Microbiology:Methods of Microbiology :Field Methods , Biology:Ecology, Diversity:Censuses, Biology:Diversity, Ecology:Habitats, Habitats:Marine, Biology:Evolution
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Research Results, Scientific Resources
Grade Level: Graduate/Professional, College Upper (15-16), College Lower (13-14)

Global patterns in bacterial diversity part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This is an article article about global bacterial diversity published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences in 2007. The authors performed a meta-analysis of bacterial diversity data ...
Subject: Biology: Biology:Microbiology:Methods of Microbiology , Biology:Microbiology, Evolution:Patterns, Biology:Microbiology:Methods of Microbiology :Field Methods , Biology:Molecular Biology, Biology, :Ecology:Metabolism, Biology:Evolution, Microbiology:Methods of Microbiology :Molecular Methods, Biology:Ecology, Ecology:Habitats:Water Column, Biology:Diversity:Censuses, Biology:Diversity, Ecology:Habitats:Benthic, Terrestrial, Marine
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Scientific Resources, :Research Results
Grade Level: College Upper (15-16), Graduate/Professional

BIOLOGY OF WOLBACHIA part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This is an extensive review of Wolbachia biology published in 1997. Topics covered include history of discovery and study, phylogeny and distribution, Wolbachia-induced alterations in host ...
Subject: Biology: Biology:Evolution:Patterns, Processes, Biology:Microbiology, Biology, :Evolution, Molecular Biology, Ecology:Symbiotic Relations:Parasitism, Biology:Ecology, Ecology:Symbiotic Relations, Symbiotic Relations:Mutualism
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Bibliography, Scientific Resources
Grade Level: Graduate/Professional, College Upper (15-16)

Two faces of the prokaryote concept part of SERC Web Resource Collection

This is a review article from International Microbiology (2006) which explores the history and future of the prokaryote concept. Topics covered include the seminal 1962 'Concept of a bacterium' ...
Subject: Biology: Biology:Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Biology, :Evolution:Patterns, Principles, Biology:Diversity, Evolution
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Bibliography, Scientific Resources, :Overview/Reference Work
Grade Level: Graduate/Professional, College Upper (15-16)