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Animal Diversity (CC-BY-SA)
BioFundamentals: Introductory Molecular Biology (CC-BY-SA-NC)
Biology by Boundless.com (CC-BY-SA)
Cell Biology and Genetics (CC-BY-SA)
CK-12 Biology (CC-BY-SA)
CK-12 Biology I - Honors (CC-BY-NC-SA)
Computing Life (PD)
Diversity of Algae and Plants (CC-BY-SA)
Ecology and Environment (CC-BY-SA)
Encyclopedia of Life (CC-BY-SA)
Evolution Biology (CC-BY-SA)
Genes and Disease (PD)
Help Me Understand Genetics Handbook (PD)
Human Physiology (CC-BY-SA)
Internet for Microbiology (CC-BY-NC)
Inside the Cell – Biology (PD)
Microbiology by Boundless.com (CC-BY-SA)
Microbiology and Mycology (CC-BY-SA)
Modern Biology (CC-NC-BY-SA)
Molecular Biology Lab Manual (CC-BY)
Nucleic Acids and Chromatin (CC-NC-BY-SA)
Online Biology Book (Custom)
Physiology by Boundless.com (CC-BY-SA)
Plant and Animal Physiology (CC-BY-SA)
Rediscovering Biology1 (Custom)
The Brain: Understanding Neurobiology Through the Study of Addiction (Custom)
  The New Genetics (PD)
The Structures of Life (PD)
What Do Genes Do? (CC-BY-NC)
What is Biodiversity (CC-BY)
What is the Genome Made of? (CC-BY-NC)

 

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