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Volume 0, Number 13
September 24, 2001

Glucose regulation
DNA transcription
Proteomics
Cellular reaction to stress
Gene therapy
Bacterial antibiotic resistance
Cosmic reionization era
Nerve growth and regeneration
HIV interference with immune system
Protein regulation of tryptophan production
Gravitational waves
Carbon nanotubes
Mechanism of cancer spreading
Brain imaging studies
Cardiovascular disease
Semiconductor technology limits
Psychological test for Alzheimer's disease
Vascular endothelial growth factor
Cancer-related gene
Developmental biology of the brain
Long-term memory
Appetite and leptin
Earth's core
Obesity and cancer
Brane-collision cosmological model
Early human or Neanderthal presence in the Arctic
Earthquakes


Glucose regulation

References:
  1. September 13, 2001 - Molecular Switch For Production Of Glucose Discovered
  2. September 17, 2001 - Finding Of Key Blood Sugar Controller Could Yield New Diabetes Drugs
  3. September 24, 2001 - Known Gene Activates Generation Of Glucose In Liver
Background


DNA transcription

References:
  1. September 14, 2001 - Transcription Machinery Is Specific To Certain Cells
  2. September 17, 2001 - DNA Transcription Is Tuned To Specific Cells
Background


Proteomics

References:
  1. September 17, 2001 - Screens save protein-profile time
Background


Cellular reaction to stress

References:
  1. September 17, 2001 - Handling Stress: Life And Death Decisions At The Cellular Level
Background


Gene therapy

References:
  1. September 17, 2001 - Gene Therapy May Be A Tool To Prevent Blindness; Reduces Blinding Blood Vessel Growth By Up To 90 Percent In Laboratory Mice
  2. September 19, 2001 - MGH Researchers Use Gene Therapy To Correct Heart Failure In A Rat Model
Background


Bacterial antibiotic resistance

References:
  1. September 18, 2001 - How Bacteria Harden Their "Armor"
  2. September 18, 2001 - Winning the superbug war
Background


Cosmic reionization era

References:
  1. September 18, 2001 - Old Quasar Active When Neutral H Atoms Were Plentiful
Background


Nerve growth and regeneration

References:
  1. September 18, 2001 - Researchers Discover How Neurons Communicate To "Wire" Developing Brain
Background


HIV interference with immune system

References:
  1. September 19, 2001 - AIDS Virus's Ability To Mimic Other Infections Weakens The Body's Defenses Against Disease
Background


Protein regulation of tryptophan production

References:
  1. September 19, 2001 - Bizarre New Protein Blocks A Real-Life Terminator
Background


Gravitational waves

References:
  1. September 13, 2001 - Black holes take the plunge - original press release
  2. September 19, 2001 - Computer Simulations Predict What Astronomers Will "See" With Gravitational Wave Telescopes When Two Black Holes Collide
Background


Carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. September 19, 2001 - Simulation Predicts Carbon Fibers Strong As Diamonds
  2. September 20, 2001 - The Littlest Nanotubes
Background


Mechanism of cancer spreading

References:
  1. September 19, 2001 - Researcher Unlocks Links Between Complex Carbohydrates And Spread Of Cancer
Background


Brain imaging studies

References:
  1. September 19, 2001 - Brain Imaging Hints at Emotion's Role in Moral Judgments
Background


Cardiovascular disease

References:
  1. September 19, 2001 - Even a little coffee may up heart risk
Background


Semiconductor technology limits

References:
  1. September 20, 2001 - The Nanoelectronic Road Ahead: Despite Challenges, Silicon Offers 20 More Years Of Semiconductor Progress
Background


Psychological test for Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. September 20, 2001 - Psychological Tests May Spot Alzheimer's Risk Early
Background


Vascular endothelial growth factor

References:
  1. September 20, 2001 - Researchers Find Cancer-Growing Role For Blood-Vessel Protein
Background


Cancer-related gene

References:
  1. September 21, 2001 - Fly Genetics Point To Potential Cancer-Causing Gene
Background


Developmental biology of the brain

References:
  1. September 21, 2001 - Development of Brain and Limbs Share a Common Protein
Background


Long-term memory

References:
  1. September 21, 2001 - Long-Term Memory Seen To Be Linked To Specific Genes
Background


Appetite and leptin

References:
  1. September 21, 2001 - Search for an obesity 'cure' fails
Background


Earth's core

References:
  1. September 22, 2001 - Quantum physics explains core anomaly
Background


Obesity and cancer

References:
  1. September 22, 2001 - Obesity Linked to Pancreatic Cancer
Background, Background


Brane-collision cosmological model

References:
  1. September 22, 2001 - When Branes Collide
Background


Early human or Neanderthal presence in the Arctic

References:
  1. September 22, 2001 - Ancestors who came in from the cold
Background


Earthquakes

References:
  1. September 22, 2001 - Himalayas may be due for big temblors
Background


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