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Volume 0, Number 10
September 3, 2001

Genes and longevity
Immune system development
Neural control of breathing
Diabetes
Planetary nebulae
Viral co-optation of antibodies
Mathematical ability
Permian mass extinction
Alzheimer's disease
Prions
Carbon nanotubes
Neuroelectronics
Quantum cryptography
Quantum entanglement
Cancer
Visual consciousness
Gene expression and regulation
Stem cells
Stimulating neuron growth


Genes and longevity

References:
  1. August 27, 2001 - Long-life gene secrets
  2. August 28, 2001 - Genetic secret of long life pinned down
  3. August 28, 2001 - Exceptional Longevity Linked to Region on Chromosome 4
  4. August 28, 2001 - Scientists Identify Chromosome Location Of Genes Associated With Long Life
  5. August 28, 2001 - Chromosome 4 May Hold Secret To Longevity In Humans
  6. August 28, 2001 - Does Chromosome 4 Hold the Secret to Human Longevity?
  7. August 28, 2001 - Gene Study Seeks Secret of Long Life
Background


Immune system development

References:
  1. August 27, 2001 - Mechanism For White Blood Cell Development Identified
Background


Neural control of breathing

References:
  1. August 27, 2001 - UCLA Neurobiologists Identify Brain Cells That Control Breathing
  2. August 28, 2001 - Brain Cells Identified That Control Breathing In Rats
Background


Diabetes

References:
  1. August 27, 2001 - Insulin pill hope for diabetics
Background


Planetary nebulae

References:
  1. August 27, 2001 - Hubble Captures Supersonic Shock Fronts in Developing Planetary Nebula
Background


Viral co-optation of antibodies

References:
  1. August 27, 2001 - When antibodies turn against you
Background, Background


Mathematical ability

References:
  1. August 28, 2001 - Maths ability linked to grey matter
Background


Permian mass extinction

References:
  1. August 28, 2001 - Permian Extraterrestrial Impact Caused Largest Mass Extinction On Earth
  2. August 29, 2001 - Study Supports Impact Explanation for Permian Mass Extinction
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. August 27, 2001 - Estrogen Patch May Improve Memory For Women With Alzheimer's
  2. August 28, 2001 - Oestrogen boosts memory in Alzheimer's patients
Background


Prions

References:
  1. August 28, 2001 - Prion pair pictured
Background


Carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. August 28, 2001 - Researchers Fashion the First Single-Molecule Circuit
  2. August 29, 2001 - Newly Designed Carbon Tubes Could Replace Silicon In Microchips
  3. August 31, 2004 - Carbon computing
Background


Neuroelectronics

References:
  1. August 28, 2001 - Nerve chip goes live
Background


Quantum cryptography

References:
  1. August 29, 2001 - Total satellite secrecy approaches
  2. August 30, 2001 - Completely Secret Satellites Become Reality
Background


Quantum entanglement

References:
  1. August 29, 2001 - Quantum entanglement gets a laser-like lift
Background


Cancer

References:
  1. August 29, 2001 - DNA Methylation May Explain Some Types Of Lymphoma
  2. August 30, 2001 - Infection kills cancer
Background


Visual consciousness

References:
  1. August 30, 2001 - Experiment Provides New Clues To The Location Of Visual Consciousness
Background


Gene expression and regulation

References:
  1. August 31, 2001 - Inhibitory Switch Found For Master Regulator Of Inflammation
Background


Stem cells

References:
  1. August 31, 2001 - How Stem Cells Build Muscle Or Brain Or Bone Cells
Background


Stimulating neuron growth

References:
  1. August 31, 2001 - Growth Factor Stimulation Leads To Increase In New Neurons In The Brain
Background


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