Science Tools

Biotech Listings

  • Bioresearch Online: a portal for commercial links and breaking news.
  • WWW Virtual Library of Pharmaceutical Companies: alphabetical lists of companies that produce pharmaceuticals and biologics.
  • a compilation for sourcing manufacturers of biotechnology equipment for cell biology, cell culture, genomics, proteomics, and more. Also includes free magazines, job listings, news, events.
  • PhRMA (Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America).


Industry Links

  • Abcam: Antibodies and reagents.
  • Applied Precision Inc: providing hardware & technology for Microarray scanning and analysis, and more.
  • Invitrogen: bioinformatics software for genomic research and accelerated drug discovery.
  • Oracle: database developers; MIT certificate holders can obtain a copy through the MIT site license.
  • SciMagix: provider of image informatics solutions for the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries.
  • Spotfire: provider of software for integration of data and analytical tools.

Pathways Search

  • KEGG: Kyoto Encyclopedia of Genes and Genomes.
  • SPAD: Signalling Pathway Database.
  • Center for Microbial Ecology at Michigan State University: bioinformatics databases.
  • EcoCyc: Encyclopedia of E. coli Genes and Metabolism: bioinformatics database that describes the genome and the biochemical machinery of E. coli.

Patent Information