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Volume 3, Number 39
September 27, 2004

Martian water and methane
Alzheimer's disease
Genetic coding of "new" amino acids
Spinal cord regeneration
Inflammation and longevity
Resveratrol synthesis
Photonic crystal wavelength converters
Cancer
Neutron stars
Finding gene regulatory sequences
Sexual reproduction
Agricultural biotechnology
Climate modeling
Global warming
Tree genome
Reionization in the early universe
Mediterranean diet, lifestyle, and longevity
Streptococcus bacteria defenses
Oxygen in the early solar system
Bacteriophages and smart antibiotics
Inflammation, heart disease, and diabetes
Protein folding
Merger of galaxy clusters
Mechanism of long-term potentiation
Stem cells
Marrow-derived immune cells and wound healing


Martian water and methane

References:
  1. September 20, 2004 - Mars Express Yields Provocative Observations
  2. September 21, 2004 - Methane on Mars causes controversy
  3. September 21, 2004 - Mars gases reveal enticing clues for life
  4. September 21, 2004 - Martian methane hints at oases of life
  5. September 22, 2004 - Mars, Once Warm and Wet, Left Some Clues
  6. September 22, 2004 - Water And Methane Maps Overlap On Mars: A New Clue?
  7. September 22, 2004 - A picture of young Mars
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. September 20, 2004 - Therapy For Alzheimer's In Sight?
Background


Genetic coding of "new" amino acids

References:
  1. September 20, 2004 - 22nd Amino Acid Synthesized And Added To Genetic Code Of E. Coli Bacteria
Background


Spinal cord regeneration

References:
  1. September 20, 2004 - Consortium Identifies Novel Potential Therapeutic Targets For Spinal Cord Repair
Background


Inflammation and longevity

References:
  1. September 20, 2004 - Longevity May Have Roots In Childhood
Background


Resveratrol synthesis

References:
  1. September 20, 2004 - Scientists Shed Light On Mechanism Behind Beneficial Effects Of Red Wine
Background


Photonic crystal wavelength converters

References:
  1. September 20, 2004 - Holey Fibers Shed New Light
Background


Cancer

References:
  1. September 21, 2004 - Researchers Eliminate Leukemia In Mice, Demonstrating Potential New Approach To Cancer Drug Therapy
  2. September 21, 2004 - Long-term Eradication Of Brain Tumor In Lab Model Holds Promise For Treatment In Humans
  3. September 21, 2004 - Research Suggests New Avenue For Stopping, Preventing Colon Cancer
  4. September 22, 2004 - New Anti-inflammatory Strategy For Cancer Therapy Identified
  5. September 24, 2004 - Targeting Stress Response Proteins On Breast, Prostate Tumor Cells Shows Promise
  6. September 24, 2004 - Dogs trained to sniff out cancer in urine
Background


Neutron stars

References:
  1. September 21, 2004 - Scientists Gain Glimpse Of Bizarre Matter In A Neutron Star
Background


Finding gene regulatory sequences

References:
  1. September 21, 2004 - Researchers Develop Fast Track Way To Discover How Cells Are Regulated
Background


Sexual reproduction

References:
  1. September 21, 2004 - Genes Expose Secrets Of Sex On The Side
  2. September 22, 2004 - Why polygamous sex has its benefits
Background


Agricultural biotechnology

References:
  1. September 21, 2007 - GM Pollen Spreads Much Farther Than Previously Thought
Background


Climate modeling

References:
  1. September 22, 2004 - Researchers Discover 'Hole' In Global Warming Predictions
Background


Global warming

References:
  1. September 22, 2004 - Ice Shelf Loss Sped Up Glacier Movement
  2. September 23, 2004 - Antarctic glaciers going, going, gone
  3. September 24, 2004 - Glaciers Quicken Pace to Sea
Background


Tree genome

References:
  1. September 22, 2004 - The Book Opens On The First Tree Genome
Background


Reionization in the early universe

References:
  1. September 23, 2004 - Hubble heats debate over ionised universe
  2. September 24, 2004 - Hubble Lifts Fog on Early Universe
  3. September 25, 2004 - Reheating Big Bang's Leftovers
Background


Mediterranean diet, lifestyle, and longevity

References:
  1. September 23, 2004 - Mediterranean Diet And Healthy Lifestyle Associated With Significant Reduction In Death Rate
Background


Streptococcus bacteria defenses

References:
  1. September 23, 2004 - Strep Bacteria Uses A Sword And Shield To Win Battle
Background


Oxygen in the early solar system

References:
  1. September 23, 2004 - What Genesis Solar Particles Can Tell Us
Background


Bacteriophages and smart antibiotics

References:
  1. September 23, 2004 - 'Smart Antibiotics' May Result From UCLA Research
Background


Inflammation, heart disease, and diabetes

References:
  1. September 23, 2004 - Circulating Mononuclear Cells In The Obese Found To Be In Proinflammatory State, Contributing To Diabetes And Heart Disease
Background


Protein folding

References:
  1. September 23, 2004 - Canada's Biggest Calculator
Background


Merger of galaxy clusters

References:
  1. September 24, 2004 - Titanic merger of galaxy clusters revealed
  2. September 24, 2004 - A Cosmic Storm: When Galaxy Clusters Collide
  3. September 24, 2004 - Astronomers spot monster galaxy collision
  4. September 24, 2004 - Massive Merger Of Galaxies Is The Most Powerful On Record
  5. September 26, 2004 - Massive Merger Of Galaxies Is The Most Powerful On Record
  6. September 27, 2004 - Astronomers Track "Perfect Cosmic Storm"
Background


Mechanism of long-term potentiation

References:
  1. September 24, 2004 - Brain's 'Storehouse' For Memory Molecules Identified
Background


Stem cells

References:
  1. September 24, 2004 - Stem Cells May Open Some Eyes
Background


Marrow-derived immune cells and wound healing

References:
  1. September 25, 2004 - Marrow cells take up residence in wounds
Background


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