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Volume 2, Number 29
July 21, 2003

Cancer
Disruption of telomerase production using RNA interference
Mapping galaxy clusters
Neutrino astronomy
Reprogramming cells
Atherosclerosis and stem cells
Research into effective weight control
HIV hybrids
SNP occurrence patterns
Improved disease-related SNP linkage map
Obesity-regulating gene
Bionic eyes
Nanoscale sensors
High-speed imaging of proteins
Galaxies and black holes
Cosmic dust from supernovae
Autism
Map of dark matter distribution in galaxy clusters
New evolutionary theory of aging
Stem cells
Diabetes
Hox genes and mammal skeletal development
Telomeres and cancer
Hydrogen production


Cancer

References:
  1. July 14, 2003 - New cancer markers may allow early diagnosis
  2. July 16, 2003 - Too much meat, dairy raises breast cancer risk
Background


Disruption of telomerase production using RNA interference

References:
  1. July 15, 2003 - Scientists Test New Method To Attack Cancer
Background


Mapping galaxy clusters

References:
  1. July 15, 2003 - European Space Agency's XMM-Newton Gains Deep Insights Into The Distant Universe
Background


Neutrino astronomy

References:
  1. July 15, 2003 - Polar observatory reveals first neutrino sky map
  2. July 16, 2003 - Icebound Antarctic Telescope Delivers First Neutrino Sky Map
  3. July 24, 2003 - Icebound Antarctic Telescope Delivers First Neutrino Sky Map
Background


Reprogramming cells

References:
  1. July 15, 2003 - Frog eggs rejuvenate human cells
Background


Atherosclerosis and stem cells

References:
  1. July 15, 2003 - Age-related Stem Cell Loss Prevents Artery Repair And Leads To Atherosclerosis
Background


Research into effective weight control

References:
  1. July 15, 2003 - NHLBI Study Tests Novel Ways To Help Keep Weight Off
Background


HIV hybrids

References:
  1. July 15, 2003 - HIV hybrid formed in a human revealed
Background


SNP occurrence patterns

References:
  1. July 15, 2003 - Researchers Define Regions Of Human Genes Highly Prone To Mutation
Background


Improved disease-related SNP linkage map

References:
  1. July 16, 2003 - Scientists Post A Genetic Road Map To Sources Of Disease
Background


Obesity-regulating gene

References:
  1. July 16, 2003 - Obese Mice Provide Clues To A Natural System That Puts Brakes On Obesity
Background


Bionic eyes

References:
  1. July 16, 2003 - Bionic Eyes Benefit the Blind
Background


Nanoscale sensors

References:
  1. July 16, 2003 - Nanoscale sensor approaches the quantum regime
Background


High-speed imaging of proteins

References:
  1. July 16, 2003 - Picosecond X-ray Crystallography of a Protein
Background


Galaxies and black holes

References:
  1. July 16, 2003 - Galaxies and black holes grow together
  2. July 21, 2003 - Black Holes And Galaxies -- Missing Link Discovered In Our Own Cosmic Backyard
Background


Cosmic dust from supernovae

References:
  1. July 16, 2003 - Smoking supernova solves dusty mystery
  2. July 17, 2003 - Supernovae Spawned Universe's First Solid Particles
  3. July 17, 2003 - Smoking Supernovae Solve A Ten Billion Year-old Mystery
  4. July 17, 2003 - Smoking supernovae solve a ten billion year-old mystery
  5. July 24, 2003 - Smoking Supernovae: Astronomers Claim Solution To A Mystery Of The Universe
Background


Autism

References:
  1. July 16, 2003 - Enlarged brain may be early warning of autism
Background


Map of dark matter distribution in galaxy clusters

References:
  1. July 17, 2003 - Dark matter map reveals galaxy cluster's appetite
  2. July 18, 2003 - Hubble Tracks Down A Galaxy Cluster's Dark Matter
  3. July 23, 2003 - Hubble Tracks Down A Galaxy Cluster's Dark Matter
Background


New evolutionary theory of aging

References:
  1. July 17, 2003 - Scientist Proposes New Theory Of Aging
Background


Stem cells

References:
  1. July 18, 2003 - Immune 'invisibility' of brain stem cells proven
Background


Diabetes

References:
  1. July 18, 2003 - Protein Holds Promise As New Diabetes Drug Target
  2. July 21, 2003 - Drug Shows Promise As Diabetes Pill
Background


Hox genes and mammal skeletal development

References:
  1. July 18, 2003 - New Approach To Gene Knockouts Reveals The 'Master Planners' Of The Skeleton
Background


Telomeres and cancer

References:
  1. July 19, 2003 - Cancers Follow Shrinkage of Chromosome's Tips
Background


Hydrogen production

References:
  1. July 19, 2003 - An inexpensive catalyst generates hydrogen
Background


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