Biotech & Genetics Dictionaries
Links to various dictionaries and glossaries online
Information on crop genetic resources from germplasm banks around the world
Plant Genome Database
Resources for comparative plant genomics
Hypermedia Glossary of Genetic Terms
By Dr. Birgid Schlindwein
Stress Responsive Transcription Factor Database (V.2)
Genomic research towards drought resistance
An interesting example of how genomic research interfaced with physiology and breeding can achieve drought resistance in the field
Search genes using DBGET
(Example: stress protein)
Search NCBI Database
Search NCBI database for specific nucleotides, proteins, structures, etc`. For example try entering search term: wheat drought stress
A comparative mapping resource for grains
ExPASy Molecular Biology Server
proteomics server of the Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics (SIB) dedicated to the analysis of protein sequences and structures as well as 2-D PAGE
KEGG: Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes
At the University of Kyoto. Release 17.0, January 2001 (plus daily updates)
Biotechnology news and current information
Web sites providing biotech news
A main gateway for bioinformatics projects, software, mailing lists and discussion groups.
An educational and informative site on plant biotechnology from the University of California
Arabidopsis Thaliana Web Site
Main portal and database for this experimental plant species; you can search for mutants and other genetic information pertaining to stress response.
Database of mutant varieties
of FAO/IAEA, Plant Breeding and Genetics Section
Thellungiella halophila Web Site
Salt cress, a close relative of Arabidopsis thaliana, is a model plant for stress research.