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Volume 3, Number 15
April 12, 2004

Cancer
Alzheimer's disease
microRNA regulation of plant genes
Gravity Probe B
Body fat regulation
Obesity and early exposure to leptin
Drug discovery software
Gravitational wave detector
Gene therapy
Dendritic cell cancer vaccines
Internet 2
Nanotechnology
Knowledge domain mapping
Protein crystallization
Global warming
AIDS
Milky Way history
Dating peak star formation
Quantum entanglement
Protein involved in learning and memory
Geomagnetic field reversals
Membrane proteins
Prions
Drug for raising levels of good cholesterol
Optical lattices


Cancer

References:
  1. April 5, 2004 - Researchers Discover Gene That Causes Liver Cancer In Animals
  2. April 7, 2004 - Frequent sex keeps cancer at bay
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. April 5, 2004 - Low Vitamin B12 Is Associated With Poorer Memory In Older People With High Risk For Alzheimer's
  2. April 6, 2004 - Study Identifies Predictors Of Alzheimer's Disease Longevity
Background


microRNA regulation of plant genes

References:
  1. April 5, 2004 - Shared Gene Switch For All Plants Found
Background


Gravity Probe B

References:
  1. April 5, 2004 - World's Most Precise Gyroscopes Ready To Test Einstein Theory
Background


Body fat regulation

References:
  1. April 5, 2004 - Deleting Neural STAT3 Protein In Mice Causes Extreme Obesity, Diabetes And Infertility
Background


Obesity and early exposure to leptin

References:
  1. April 5, 2004 - Researchers Discover Possible Connection Between Infant Hormone Exposure, Obesity
Background


Drug discovery software

References:
  1. April 5, 2004 - New Software Predicts Promising Ingredients For New Drugs
Background


Gravitational wave detector

References:
  1. April 6, 2004 - Gravitational-wave detector goes underground
Background


Gene therapy

References:
  1. April 6, 2004 - Scientists Use Gene Therapy To Restore Function Of Damaged Heart Cells In Lab
  2. April 7, 2004 - Biosensor-regulated Gene Therapy Reduces Heart Attack Damage In Mice
  3. April 7, 2004 - Genetic Trick Adapted From Viruses Makes Gene Therapy Vectors More Versatile
  4. April 8, 2004 - Researchers Use Gel To Deliver Gene Therapy To Diaphragm Muscle
Background


Dendritic cell cancer vaccines

References:
  1. April 6, 2004 - Scientists Overcome Immune Resistance In Dendritic Cell Vaccines For Cancer
Background


Internet 2

References:
  1. April 6, 2004 - Internet2 May Change The Way Scientists Conduct Research
Background


Nanotechnology

References:
  1. April 6, 2004 - Ancient Greeks Help Scientists Build Environmentally Friendly Nano Devices
Background


Knowledge domain mapping

References:
  1. April 6, 2004 - Here There Be Data: Mapping the Landscape of Science
  2. April 7, 2004 - Here There Be Data: Mapping the Landscape of Science
Background


Protein crystallization

References:
  1. April 7, 2004 - 'Crystal Engineering' Helps Scientists Solve 3-D Protein Structures
Background


Global warming

References:
  1. April 7, 2004 - Greenland ice cap 'doomed to meltdown'
  2. April 7, 2004 - Greenland's ice cap under threat
  3. April 11, 2004 - Arctic melt may dry out US west coast
Background


AIDS

References:
  1. April 7, 2004 - Cell Research Uncovers Intriguing Clues To 'Trojan Horse' Gene In HIV Infection
Background


Milky Way history

References:
  1. April 7, 2004 - Supersurvey of Milky Way's Stars Exposes Galaxy's Turbulent Past
  2. April 7, 2004 - Milky Way Past Was More Turbulent Than Previously Known
  3. April 8, 2006 - Chaotic stars zoom around Milky Way
Background


Dating peak star formation

References:
  1. April 8, 2004 - When did stars form?
  2. April 12, 2004 - Star Making Peaked Five Billion Years Ago
Background


Quantum entanglement

References:
  1. April 8, 2004 - Entanglement Between a Photon and A Trapped Atom
Background


Protein involved in learning and memory

References:
  1. April 8, 2004 - Lack Of Specific Brain Protein Causes Marked Deficits In Learning, Memory
Background


Geomagnetic field reversals

References:
  1. April 8, 2004 - How Long Does It Take for Earth's Magnetic Field to Reverse?
  2. April 8, 2004 - How Long Does It Take for Earth's Magnetic Field to Reverse?
Background


Membrane proteins

References:
  1. April 9, 2004 - Scientists Devise Method To Study Membrane Proteins, One Key To Drug Discovery
Background


Prions

References:
  1. April 9, 2004 - Researchers Make Major Gain In Understanding How Prions Jump Species
Background


Drug for raising levels of good cholesterol

References:
  1. April 9, 2004 - Increasing The Body's Good Cholesterol May Be A Pill Away
Background


Optical lattices

References:
  1. April 10, 2004 - Quantum gases in optical lattices
Background, Background, Background


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