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Saylor Foundation: Open Collection of College Level Courses   Khan Academy

EdX: Online Courses from EdX Universities    Coursera    FutureLearn    OU OpenLearn 

JHSPH Open Courses   MIT Open Courseware

Video-based full courses:  Study (Courses)    Bozeman Science (YouTube) 

Open University (UK): OpenLearn  (CoursesCurious    Curriculum UK

 BBC BiteSize  (by Levels)   BBC Learning Zone   SciTable by Nature Education   

Kimball's Biology Pages    Biology Reference

University of Washington Online Biology Courses .. Biology Courses on the Web

Concepts of Biology .. Biology Labs Online .. Madame Curie Bioscience Database 

Companion Website for Life: The Science of Biology by Purves

WH Freeman Biology Books Companion Sites   (Lodish 7e)

McGraw Hill - Human Biology Companion Site (Mader, 11e)

Biology 7/e (Raven et al): Online Learning Center: Online Labs

Science Line .. Evol Biol Resources (1) .. Evol Biol Resources (2)

Evolution 205 .. Ecology & Evol Biol .. Biology 100/101 (Illinois) 

General Genetics .. General Genetics BIOL 320 .. Intermediate Genetics .. Advanced Genetic Analysis BIO4241

Molecular Genetics 495 .. Primer on Molecular Genetics .. GeneLetters

Genetic Science Learning Center (University of Utah)

Population Genetics BIO434 .. Population & Quantitative Genetics ZOOL500 .. Population Genetics BIOL4181

Ecological & Population Genetics BIOL242 .. Quantitative Genetics Resources .. Statistical Population Models

Pop Biol Simulations    Tutorials in BioSciences

The Centenarian   Living to 100   The Long Life Family Study

Biostatistics Glossary [MTD] .. Math & Stat Links [MTD] .. JHSPH Open Courses> Statistics for Laboratory Scientists I & II

Evolution [MTD] .. Essentials of Genetics [MTD] .. Infection & Immunity [MTD] 

Plant Biology 124 .. Biology of Plants .. Plant Mol Genet .. Botany

Ethology & Sociobiology .. Fish & Wildlife Population Ecology

 Amedeo Medical Literature   Medical Breakthroughs   HHMI   Healthopedia   WebMD  

 Science News   ScienceDaily   BIO 

  New Scientist: Last WordHot Topics    Scientific American: Ask the Experts - Biology 

Lifelong Learning by the Teaching Company (Multimedia Courses) 

Google Directory: Biology    JISCmail - Mailing List Service

Sofia Open Access Courses: Elementary Statistics  JAVA  Musicianship


Courses on DVD .. Courses on Tape & Video .. Videos for the Curious Mind .. iEducational Videos .. Am Coll Med Genet


Online Graduate Programs

MSc in Stats .. Open University - UK .. MSc in Math (OU-UK) .. MSc in BioInformatics

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (UL Ext Programme)

Distance Learning Graduate Programs 


Bioinformatics Tools

NCBI Global Database Search    NCBI Resources Tutorials

Gene .. GeneMap .. GenAtlas .. GenCanVas .. GeneLynx .. iHOP

NCBI .. BLAST .. e-PCR .. GeneNote .. GeneCards .. GeneLoc 

Ensemble Genome Browser ..  Human Genome BioInformatics .. HapMap (Data)

Glovar Genome Browser: MHC Class III Contig View .. MHC Gene Table (Sanger)

OMIM .. OMIM Map .. NCBI Genetic Association Database

GeneMAPP (Gene Pathway Profiler) .. NetAffX

Variation Discovery Resource UW-FHCRC: VG2 (Visual Genotypes)

dbSNP .. dbSNP tutorial .. SNP500 Cancer .. HGBASE .. GeneSNPs .. WIAF SNP .. rSNP Guide

 Searching TF Binding Sites .. TransFac .. MFold  (Basic

NCBI Cancer Genome Anatomy Project

 Pathway Searcher    KEGG    Human Protein Reference Database

Molecular Biology Notebook .. Mol Biol Methods FAQ

Mol Biol Resources .. Mol Biol Protocols (1) .. HIV-Sequence Database

Ambion Technical Library .. Access Biotech

Restriction Enzyme Database .. Restriction Mappers .. Blast REbase .. NEBCutter

Primer Design Software .. Tm determination .. Oligo Analyser (IDT)

Quantitative PCR Primer Database - QPPD (NCI)

Tools for Working with Sequences .. ClustalW (help) .. BCM Multiple Sequence Alignment

Expasy Translate Tool .. EMBL Translation Machine .. JustBio Bioinformatics

ORF Finder (NCBI) .. Tools for Data Mining (NCBI) .. NCBI Site Map .. dbMHC




Human Gene Mutation Nomenclature (mirror)   Human Gene Nomenclature Search    Genomic Variation Databases

Ig and TCR nomenclature   Entrez Gene   Mouse Genetic Nomenclature

HLA Nomenclature 

General Allele Frequency Database ALFRED   HLA Allele Frequencies 


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Immunology Glossary .. Roitt’s Immunology: Glossary .. Infection & Immunity (Leicester)

Virology Course BS335 .. Virology .. Virology Resources including a Glossary

Bacteriology .. Brock Biology of Microorganisms .. Med Microbiol

Mouse Genetics .. Origins of Inbred Mice

Genetics by Klug & Cummings .. Genetics: Principles and Analysis .. Evolutionary Analysis .. Mol Cell Biol (Lodish)

Reading Room .. Harrison's Online .. Merck Manual

Roitt's Immunology Online .. Kuby's Immunology .. Kuby's Immunology Chapter Notes .. MHC (Kuby) .. Immunology Lectures

 US National Library of Medicine .. OMNI Medical Info .. Electronic Scholarly Publishing

Virtual Hospital .. Visible Embryo .. WebMD

Biotech Graphics Gallery .. DNA Animation Laboratory .. DNA from the Beginning .. Dev Biol Cinema


Stat & Math

POPGENE .. Phylogenetics .. Phylogeny Programs .. Phylogenetic Tree Construction .. MEGA (Nei)

PAST (Paleontological Statistics Software Package for Education and Data Analysis)  (Hammer, 2001)

Genetics Software at Rockefeller 

Tools for Population Genetic Analysis .. WinPOP (Pop Genet)

Epi Info for Trend Test from CDC .. InStat Demo Version .. MVSP Demo Version

Tools for Working with Sequences

See also Genetic Epidemiology and Population Genetics for a list of relevant software


 UK Research Funding   UK Research Councils   BBSRC   MRC   NHSR     

World Cancer Research Fund    CONCERN    AICR (UK)    CwC   CCE

 Cancer Research UK   Wellcome Trust   Royal Society  

NCI (Funding)   NCI Cancer Control & Population Sciences Grants   NIH PAs & RFAs   HuGENet  NHANES

US Department of Defense Research Funding  (Army Research Office)

GrantsNet   UICC   Sigrid JusElius Foundation (Finland)

American Cancer Society   Leuk & Lymph   KKLF 

NIH Research Portfolio Online Reporting Tools (RePORT) (replacing CRISP)



Scientific Writing Resources

Scientific Writing Guidelines (1) (2) (3)   Scientific Writing Booklet   Writing Tips 

 UTS Learning & Teaching   Teaching Tips  

Tips on C.V. Writing & Job Applications 

New Scientist Site Map


Mehmet Tevfik Dorak, B.A. (Hons), M.D., Ph.D.

 Last edited on 2 August 2023

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