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Volume 1, Number 41
October 14, 2002

Gamma ray bursts
Black holes
New tumor-suppressor gene
Extrasolar planets
Genetic dating technique
New data transmission technique
Chromatin and gene expression
Developmental biology
AIDS
Gene therapy
Cancer
Immune system training
Quantum dots
Genomic sequencing
Alzheimer's disease


Gamma ray bursts

References:
  1. October 7, 2002 - Mighty explosion caught by amateurs
  2. October 10, 2002 - Worldwide Race To Observe Fading Gamma-Ray Burst
Background


Black holes

References:
  1. October 7, 2002 - Black Hole Belch Overheard
Background


New tumor-suppressor gene

References:
  1. October 8, 2002 - Critical breast cancer gene identified
  2. October 9, 2002 - New Breast Cancer Gene Discovered
  3. October 10, 2002 - Gene Implicated in Common Breast Cancers
Background


Extrasolar planets

References:
  1. October 9, 2002 - Planet Found in Tight Binary Star System
  2. October 10, 2002 - Close twin star system reveals a planet
  3. October 10, 2002 - Saturn-Like Planet Found, You Can Spot the Star it Orbits
  4. October 11, 2002 - Astronomers Discover The Wake Of A Planet Around A Nearby Star Strong Evidence For Solar Systems Like Ours
Background


Genetic dating technique

References:
  1. October 9, 2002 - Gene technique reveals human evolution
Background


New data transmission technique

References:
  1. October 9, 2002 - New Technique Transmits Data At 2.8 Gigabits Per Second
Background


Chromatin and gene expression

References:
  1. October 10, 2002 - How A Master Protein Remodels Chromosomes To Orchestrate Gene Expression
Background


Developmental biology

References:
  1. October 10, 2002 - Biologists Discover Gene That Keeps Brain In Flatworm's Head
Background


AIDS

References:
  1. October 10, 2002 - New Avenue Of HIV Damage Found
Background


Gene therapy

References:
  1. October 10, 2002 - Gene therapy set to tackle Parkinson's
  2. October 10, 2002 - New Trojan Horse To Replace Wayward Genes In Mice
  3. October 11, 2002 - Subtle gene therapy tackles blood disorder
  4. October 11, 2002 - Gene Therapy Success In The Laboratory Buoys Hope For Parkinson's Disease
Background


Cancer

References:
  1. October 10, 2002 - Scientists Identify Gene That Marks Deadliest Form of Prostate Cancer
Background


Immune system training

References:
  1. October 11, 2002 - Shadow Proteins In Thymus May Explain How Immune System Gets To Know Its Own Body
Background


Quantum dots

References:
  1. October 11, 2002 - Photon Clones Created
Background


Genomic sequencing

References:
  1. October 12, 2002 - Race for the $1000 genome is on
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. October 13, 2002 - New hope for Alzheimer's vaccine
Background


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