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Volume 1, Number 30
July 29, 2002

Stem cells
Spintronics
Randomness of pi
Leptin deficiency and obesity
Gene therapy
RNA splicing
Cancer
Alzheimer's disease
Bose-Einstein condensates
Controlled fusion
Developmental biology
Male-female differences in recall of emotional events
Superconductivity
CP symmetry violation
Artificial antibodies
Solar cells
Pufferfish genome
Simulation of gravitational waves
Omega-3 fatty acids
Regulation of food intake
Global warming
Carbon nanotubes
Hormone replacement therapy and cancer


Stem cells

References:
  1. July 22, 2002 - Stem cells linked to life expectancy
  2. July 24, 2002 - Thymus regrowth a possibility
Background


Spintronics

References:
  1. July 23, 2002 - DNA goes spintronic
Background


Randomness of pi

References:
  1. July 23, 2002 - How random is pi?
Background


Leptin deficiency and obesity

References:
  1. July 23, 2002 - Scientists Discover Hormone May Spur Dramatic Weight Loss
Background


Gene therapy

References:
  1. July 23, 2002 - Researchers Develop Gene Therapy To Successfully Halt Heart Failure In Animals
Background


RNA splicing

References:
  1. July 23, 2002 - New Technique Shows How Cells Interpret Genetic Information
Background


Cancer

References:
  1. July 23, 2002 - Hybrid MRI-PET Scanner Reveals Tumors Earlier and in More Detail
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. July 24, 2002 - Scan Reveals Alzheimer's Toxin
Background


Bose-Einstein condensates

References:
  1. July 24, 2002 - An Ultra Low-Density Liquid
Background


Controlled fusion

References:
  1. July 24, 2002 - US maps fusion landscape
Background


Developmental biology

References:
  1. July 24, 2002 - Researchers Identify Eye-Formation Strategy In Mice; Provides Clues To Development Of Other Organs
Background


Male-female differences in recall of emotional events

References:
  1. July 24, 2002 - Why Women Recall Emotional Events Better Than Men Do
Background, Background, Background


Superconductivity

References:
  1. July 25, 2002 - Wave Goodbye to the Stripes Theory?
Background


CP symmetry violation

References:
  1. July 25, 2002 - BaBar balances matter-antimatter books
  2. July 26, 2002 - Darn! Matter and Antimatter Behave as Predicted
  3. July 29, 2002 - B factories close in on CP violation
Background


Artificial antibodies

References:
  1. July 25, 2002 - Artificial Antibodies Created By New Molecular Imprinting Process
Background


Solar cells

References:
  1. July 25, 2002 - Photons double up for solar power
Background


Pufferfish genome

References:
  1. July 26, 2002 - Deadly fish reveals hidden human genes
  2. July 26, 2002 - Puffer fish sequenced
  3. July 31, 2002 - Pufferfish DNA Yields Clues To Human Biology
Background


Simulation of gravitational waves

References:
  1. July 26, 2002 - Black holes collide in computer
Background


Omega-3 fatty acids

References:
  1. July 26, 2002 - Omega-3 Fatty Acids May Prevent Heart Disease By Improving Arterial Elasticity
Background


Regulation of food intake

References:
  1. July 26, 2002 - Drug Targets Brain Circuits That Drive Appetite And Body Weight

Global warming

References:
  1. July 26, 2002 - Monsoon Intensity Increasing as Earth Warms
Background


Carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. July 26, 2002 - Carbon nanotubes fluoresce alone
Background


Hormone replacement therapy and cancer

References:
  1. July 27, 2002 - Hormone Therapy Falls Out of Favor
Background


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