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Volume 1, Number 8
February 25, 2002

Millisecond pulsars
Gene regulation and histone methylation
Gene therapy for hemophilia
Longevity genes
Memory and aging
Aging and mitochondria
Lateral Casimir force
AIDS
Neural stem cells
Mathematical models of cells
Interferon
Gamma ray bursts
Extrasolar planets
Evolution of the human brain
Sexual competition
Intermediate-size black holes
Extraterrestrial life
Diabetes
Immune system T cells
Bose-Einstein condensates
Alzheimer's disease
Nuts in hominin diet
Cancer


Millisecond pulsars

References:
  1. February 18, 2002 - Partner-swapping pulsar?
Background


Gene regulation and histone methylation

References:
  1. February 18, 2002 - New Light On Molecular Switch That Turns Genes Off
Background


Gene therapy for hemophilia

References:
  1. February 18, 2002 - Science Moving Toward Gene Therapy For Hemophilia
Background


Longevity genes

References:
  1. February 18, 2002 - Hunting 'longevity genes'
Background


Memory and aging

References:
  1. February 18, 2002 - Brain Imaging Study Suggests Some Aging-Related Memory Loss May Be Reversible
  2. February 18, 2002 - Memory Deficits In Old Age Can Be Ameliorated
Background


Aging and mitochondria

References:
  1. February 19, 2002 - Dietary Supplements Make Old Rats Youthful, May Help Rejuvenate Aging Humans
  2. February 22, 2002 - Compounds Rejuvenate Rats, May Aid Humans
Background


Lateral Casimir force

References:
  1. February 19, 2002 - Setting Micro Gears In Motion
Background


AIDS

References:
  1. February 19, 2002 - Researchers Uncover Possible Approach To Attack HIV-Infected Cells
Background


Neural stem cells

References:
  1. February 19, 2002 - Neural Stem Cells Move To Damaged Areas Of Brain After Injury
Background


Mathematical models of cells

References:
  1. February 19, 2002 - Maths makes moves on cells
Background


Interferon

References:
  1. February 19, 2002 - Rapid Response Dendritic Cells Trigger Interferon
  2. February 20, 2002 - Researchers Discover Rapid-Response, Interferon-Producing Cells
Background


Gamma ray bursts

References:
  1. February 20, 2002 - Afterglow From Shortest Gamma Ray Bursts Detected
  2. February 22, 2002 - Study Hints at How Gamma-Ray Bursts Form
  3. February 22, 2002 - Tango Between Black Hole And Star Remnant May Explain Cosmic Explosion
Background


Extrasolar planets

References:
  1. February 20, 2002 - Several Extrasolar Planets Suspected Near Center of Galaxy
Background


Evolution of the human brain

References:
  1. February 20, 2002 - Brain Study Casts Doubt on Theory of How Human Intelligence Evolved
Background


Sexual competition

References:
  1. February 20, 2002 - Battle Of The Sexes Leads To A Biological Arms Race
Background


Intermediate-size black holes

References:
  1. February 21, 2002 - Possible Origin for Supermassive Black Holes
Background


Extraterrestrial life

References:
  1. February 21, 2002 - Alien Life Forms More Likely To Be Found Outside Solar System
Background


Diabetes

References:
  1. February 21, 2002 - Diabetes threat to children
Background


Immune system T cells

References:
  1. February 22, 2002 - Pushing Bad T Cells Over the Edge
Background


Bose-Einstein condensates

References:
  1. February 22, 2002 - New State of Matter Not So New?
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. February 22, 2002 - Safety fears halt Alzheimer's trial
Background


Nuts in hominin diet

References:
  1. February 23, 2002 - Our ancestors had a bash eating wild nuts
Background


Cancer

References:
  1. February 23, 2002 - Immune cells target cancerous tissue
Background


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