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eLS (formerly known as the Encyclopedia of Life Sciences) is a monthly updated online reference work containing thousands of specially commissioned and peer-reviewed articles written by leaders in the field of Life Sciences. Articles are accompanied by color illustrations and tables. Appendix and glossary material provide essential information for the non-specialist, including biochemical and taxonomic information, acronyms, synonyms, units and other technical data.

Key subject areas: Biochemistry | Bioethics & Philosophy | Cell Biology | Developmental Biology | Ecology | Evolution & Diversity  of Life | Genetics & Disease | Immunology | Microbiology | Molecular Biology | Neuroscience | Plant Science | Science & Society | Structural Biology | Virology