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Volume 6, Number 22
May 28, 2007

Physical sciences and technology

Faster growth of CO2 emissions
DNA computing for diagnostic applications
Extrasolar planets
Star formation
Large Hadron Collider
Testing the equivalence principle
Water on Mars
Neutron stars
Bose-Einstein condensates
Global Environment for Network Innovations
Carbon nanotubes
Bioconjugated quantum dots
Cavity quantum electrodynamics
Star mergers
Photonic crystals
Hydrogen production
Global warming and hurricanes
Slow light in optical fibers
Catalysis of big bang nucleosynthesis by supersymmetric particles
Oceanography
Origins of the solar system
James Webb Space Telescope
Hydrogen storage
Gamma-ray bursts
Luminous red novae
Hydrocarbon seas on Titan
Nanocrystal lasers
Black holes
Gas heating in galaxy clusters
Quantum computing
Brown dwarfs
Neutrino astronomy
Axions
Nanotechnology
Atom interferometry
Global warming
Ocean capacity to absorb CO2

Life sciences

Nanoparticles in agricultural biotechnology
Gene regulation in liver tissue of mice and humans
Brca2 and DNA repair
Evolutionary history of metabolism
Intestinal microbes and metabolism
Yoga and GABA levels
Parthenogenesis in sharks
Plasticity of adult-formed neurons and memory
Evolutionary developmental biology of limbs
Astrocyte theory of aging
Synthetic evolution of new proteins
Sexual orientation and performance on mental tasks
Genomics of ocean microbes
T cells
Synaptic plasticity
Agricultural biotechnology
Visual discrimination of languages
Cannabinoids and brain development
Vitamin C production in plants
Neuregulin-1 signaling in the brain
MircroRNA and cancer
Archaea
DNA damage response
Potassium channels and sleep
Synesthesia

Health and medicine

Alzheimer's disease
Diabetes
Cancer
Nanoparticles and siRNA in cancer therapy
Tuberculosis
Health benefits of green tea
Sleep apnea, cardiovascular disease, and diabetes
Gene therapy
Stem cells
Nanotechnology and nerve cell regeneration
Hepatitis C
Cardiovascular disease
Cannabis addiction
Flavonoids and heart disease
Health risks of high-fat, high-fructose diet
Beneficial role of macrophages in metabolism and obesity
Toxic shock syndrome
Benefits of alcohol in delaying progression of dementia
AIDS
Hypertension
Correlation of imaging and gene activity to detect cancer
Genetic susceptibility to autoimmune diseases
Nanoparticle drug delivery for cancer therapy
Health benefits of omega-3 fatty acids
Avian flu
Malaria
Stem cells and cancer
History of obesity and disability in old age
Parkinson's disease
Antibiotic resistance
Schizophrenia
Diets and weight loss
Hormone replacement therapy, COX-2 inhibitors, and heart disease risk
Choline requirements in the diet
C. difficile toxicity
Yersinia bacteria infection
Phosphorus and cardiovascular risk
Benefits of alcohol in reducing heart attack risk
Autism
Leptin, ghrelin, and alcohol craving
Crohn's disease



Physical sciences and technology


Faster growth of CO2 emissions

References:
  1. May 21, 2007 - Recent CO2 rises exceed worst-case scenarios
  2. May 21, 2007 - Climate Changing Pollution Rising - Again
  3. May 21, 2007 - World CO2 emissions speed up since 2000
  4. May 21, 2007 - World CO2 output to rise 59 pct by 2030: U.S.
  5. May 21, 2007 - Alarming Acceleration In Carbon Dioxide Emissions Worldwide - also here
  6. May 22, 2007 - World growth spurs faster climate change: report
  7. May 22, 2007 - Carbon emissions have sped up since 2000
  8. May 22, 2007 - More Carbon per Kilowatt
  9. May 22, 2007 - CO2 emissions increasing faster than expected
  10. May 22, 2007 - Global carbon emissions in overdrive
Background


DNA computing for diagnostic applications

References:
  1. May 21, 2007 - DNA Computer Works in Human Cells
  2. May 22, 2007 - In A First, Scientists Develop Tiny Implantable Biocomputers
Background


Extrasolar planets

References:
  1. May 21, 2007 - Astronomers seek life at end of rainbow
Background


Star formation

References:
  1. May 21, 2007 - Star-forming Gasses Seen In Orion Nebula With Revolutionary Instruments
Background


Large Hadron Collider

References:
  1. May 21, 2007 - Physicists Plan To Pop Protons
Background


Testing the equivalence principle

References:
  1. May 21, 2007 - Testing the Equivalence Principle
Background, Background


Water on Mars

References:
  1. May 21, 2007 - NASA Rover Finds Surprising Evidence for Mars' Watery Past
  2. May 22, 2007 - Hints of past hot springs found on Mars
  3. May 22, 2007 - Mars Rover Spirit Unearths Surprise Evidence Of Wetter Past - also here
  4. May 23, 2007 - Even More Evidence for a Wet Mars
  5. May 23, 2007 - Mars rover's disability leads to major water discovery
  6. May 23, 2007 - Breathtaking Views Of Deuteronilus Mensae On Mars - also here
Background


Neutron stars

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - Chemistry of neutron stars modelled for first time
Background


Bose-Einstein condensates

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - Bose-Einstein Condensate Makes Sensitive Magnetometer - also here, here
Background


Global Environment for Network Innovations

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - Three Wishes For A Future Internet? GENI Project Will Soon Be At Your Command - also here, here
Background


Carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - Nanoscale Pasta: Toward Nanoscale Electronics - also here
  2. May 23, 2007 - Tiny tubes set chemical reactions racing
  3. May 24, 2007 - Nanotube textile could make super-light armour
  4. May 27, 2007 - Bubbles offer solution to nanotube tangles
Background


Bioconjugated quantum dots

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - Evaluating Multiple Biomarkers With Quantum Dots
  2. May 25, 2007 - Quantum Dots Reach Clinical Lab
Background


Cavity quantum electrodynamics

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - Scientists demonstrate quantum state exchange between light and matter
Background, Background


Star mergers

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - Merging stars may explain mysterious observations
Background


Photonic crystals

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - Inverse Woodpile Structure Has Extremely Large Photonic Band Gap - also here
Background


Hydrogen production

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - Novel sugar-to-hydrogen technology promises transportation fuel independence
Background


Global warming and hurricanes

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - Global warming's impact on hurricanes more complex than thought
  2. May 24, 2007 - Study Finds Hurricanes Frequent in Some Cooler Periods
Background


Slow light in optical fibers

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - Son et Lumiere
Background


Catalysis of big bang nucleosynthesis by supersymmetric particles

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - Catalyzing Primordial Nuclear Chemistry
Background, Background


Oceanography

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - UCSD wins grant to launch massive study of the oceans
Background


Origins of the solar system

References:
  1. May 24, 2007 - Did a One-Two Punch Form the Solar System?
  2. May 24, 2007 - Our solar system started with a nudge, not a bang
Background


James Webb Space Telescope

References:
  1. May 24, 2007 - Hubble's successor could be fixed in space after all
Background


Hydrogen storage

References:
  1. May 24, 2007 - Hydrogen Breakthrough Could Open The Road To Carbon-free Cars
Background


Gamma-ray bursts

References:
  1. May 24, 2007 - Gamma-ray Bursts Active Longer Than Thought - also here
Background


Luminous red novae

References:
  1. May 24, 2007 - Astronomers Identify a New Class of Cosmic Explosions
Background


Hydrocarbon seas on Titan

References:
  1. May 24, 2007 - Cassini Radar Images Sea, Islands and Mountains
Background


Nanocrystal lasers

References:
  1. May 24, 2007 - Scientists create new type of nanocrystal
  2. May 25, 2007 - Brighter Prospects for Cheap Lasers in Rainbow Colors
Background


Black holes

References:
  1. May 24, 2007 - Wandering Black Holes Take Food With Them
  2. May 30, 2007 - How To Spot The Speediest Black Holes - also here
Background


Gas heating in galaxy clusters

References:
  1. May 25, 2007 - Booming sound waves heat up galaxy cluster
Background


Quantum computing

References:
  1. May 25, 2007 - Marching Single File Toward Qubits
Background


Brown dwarfs

References:
  1. May 25, 2007 - Brown Dwarf Star Joins The Jet-set - also here, here
Background


Neutrino astronomy

References:
  1. May 25, 2007 - Scientists Build An 'Ice Top' At The Bottom Of The World - also here
Background


Axions

References:
  1. May 25, 2007 - Quasar eclipses could clarify axion mystery
Background


Nanotechnology

References:
  1. May 26, 2007 - New Fabrication Technique Yields Nanoscale UV LEDs - also here, here
Background


Atom interferometry

References:
  1. May 26, 2007 - Atom Interferometry Displays New Quantum Tricks - also here, here, here, here
Background


Global warming

References:
  1. May 26, 2007 - Warming threatens Arctic glaciers
Background


Ocean capacity to absorb CO2

References:
  1. May 26, 2007 - Southern seas slow their uptake of CO2
Background, Background



Life sciences


Nanoparticles in agricultural biotechnology

References:
  1. May 21, 2007 - Scientists Demonstrate First Use Of Nanotechnology To Enter Plant Cells - also here, here
Background, Background


Gene regulation in liver tissue of mice and humans

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - Mice And Men Make Livers Differently
Background


Brca2 and DNA repair

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - Repair Of DNA By Brca2 Gene Guides Embryonic Nervous System Development, Study Suggests - also here
Background, Background


Evolutionary history of metabolism

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - Study Of Protein Folds Offers Insight Into Metabolic Evolution - also here, here
Background, Background, Background


Intestinal microbes and metabolism

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - Transplanting Human Gut Bugs Into Mice Helps Understanding Of Metabolic System - also here, here
  2. May 23, 2007 - The Gut's Long Grip
Background


Yoga and GABA levels

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - Yoga May Elevate Brain GABA Levels, Suggesting Possible Treatment For Depression - also here, here
Background


Parthenogenesis in sharks

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - Study: Female Sharks Fertilize Own Eggs - also here
  2. May 23, 2007 - Shark pup result of 'virgin birth'
  3. May 23, 2007 - No Need for Dad: Female Shark Reproduces Without Sex
  4. May 23, 2007 - Hammerhead shark gives "virgin" birth
  5. May 23, 2007 - No Sex Please, We're Female Sharks
  6. May 23, 2007 - Captive shark had 'virgin birth'
  7. May 23, 2007 - Female Sharks Can Reproduce Alone, Researchers Find
  8. May 23, 2007 - Hammerhead Sharks Reproduce Asexually
  9. May 23, 2007 - Shark's virgin birth stuns scientists
  10. May 24, 2007 - Shark has virgin birth
  11. May 26, 2007 - Virgin Birth: Shark Has Daughter Without a Dad
Background


Plasticity of adult-formed neurons and memory

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - Adult-formed brain cells important for memory
  2. May 23, 2007 - New Neurons in Old Brains Exhibit Babylike Plasticity
  3. May 23, 2007 - Old brains can be young again?
  4. May 24, 2007 - Adult brain cells rediscover their inner child - also here
  5. May 25, 2007 - New Adult Brain Cells May Be Central To Lifelong Learning - also here
Background


Evolutionary developmental biology of limbs

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - Ancient gene kit came in handy for limbs
  2. May 23, 2007 - Genes shed light on fish fingers
  3. May 24, 2007 - New Genetic Data Overturn Long-held Theory Of Limb Development
Background


Astrocyte theory of aging

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - Reason For Mammals' Aging Lies In The Brain
Background


Synthetic evolution of new proteins

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - Scientists Evolve New Proteins From Scratch - also here
Background


Sexual orientation and performance on mental tasks

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - Sexual Orientation Affects How We Navigate And Recall Lost Objects, According To Study - also here
Background


Genomics of ocean microbes

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - New Method To Analyze Marine Microbe DNA - also here, here
Background, Background


T cells

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - Thymic Nurse Cells Help Decide Fate Of Baby T-Cells - also here
  2. May 30, 2007 - 'Nurse cells' make life and death decisions for infection-fighting cells - also here
Background


Synaptic plasticity

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - Key Pathway In Synaptic Plasticity Discovered - also here
Background


Agricultural biotechnology

References:
  1. May 24, 2007 - Genetically Modified Crops Survive Weed-Whacking Herbicide
  2. May 24, 2007 - Geneticists create 'next generation' of GM crops
Background


Visual discrimination of languages

References:
  1. May 24, 2007 - Babies can spot languages on facial clues alone
  2. May 24, 2007 - Parlez Vous English, Baby?
  3. May 24, 2007 - Looking Language in the Face
  4. May 25, 2007 - Babies show bilingual potential
  5. May 25, 2007 - Babies Able To Tell Through Visual Cues When Speakers Switch Languages
Background


Cannabinoids and brain development

References:
  1. May 24, 2007 - Marijuana-Like Chemicals Guide Fetal Brain Cells
  2. May 25, 2007 - Endogenous cannabinoids linked to fetal brain damage imposed by maternal cannabis use - also here
Background, Background


Vitamin C production in plants

References:
  1. May 24, 2007 - Could Plants Be Engineered To Produce More Vitamin C? - also here
Background


Neuregulin-1 signaling in the brain

References:
  1. May 24, 2007 - Check And Balance For Neuron Activity Provides Insight Into Schizophrenia, Seizures
  2. May 25, 2007 - Activity In Brain Synapses Linked To Developmental Abnormalities With Schizophrenia Gene - also here
Background, Background


MircroRNA and cancer

References:
  1. May 24, 2007 - Tiny genes may increase cancer susceptibility, scientists find - also here, here
Background, Background


Archaea

References:
  1. May 25, 2007 - Archaea In Hot Springs Use Ammonia For Energy: May Shed Light On Early Evolution - also here, here
Background


DNA damage response

References:
  1. May 25, 2007 - Analysis Reveals Extent Of DNA Repair Army - also here
Background


Potassium channels and sleep

References:
  1. May 26, 2007 - Second Sleep Gene Identified
Background


Synesthesia

References:
  1. May 26, 2007 - Synesthesia tied to brain connections
Background



Health and medicine


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. May 21, 2007 - Hopes rise for Alzheimer's drug from Elan & Wyeth
  2. May 21, 2007 - Elan, Wyeth Plan Advanced Trials of Drug - also here
  3. May 21, 2007 - A drink a day may slow mental decline to dementia
  4. May 23, 2007 - Immune antibodies penetrate neurons to clear Alzheimer's-linked amyloid
  5. May 27, 2007 - Turning off gene makes mice smarter
Background


Diabetes

References:
  1. May 21, 2007 - Chromium no help in controlling diabetes
  2. May 21, 2007 - Sleep Apnea May Increase Risk Of Diabetes - also here
Background


Cancer

References:
  1. May 21, 2007 - Birthmarks may signal risk of childhood cancer
  2. May 21, 2007 - Chronic gum disease linked to tongue cancer - also here
  3. May 21, 2007 - Discovery Of The Cellular Origin Of Ewing's Sarcoma
  4. May 21, 2007 - Genetic Marker Linked To Aggressive Prostate Cancer - also here, here
  5. May 21, 2007 - Statin Use Linked With Decreased Prostate Cancer Mortality Rates, Lower PSA Levels
  6. May 21, 2007 - Soy Estrogens And Breast Cancer: Researcher Offers Overview
  7. May 21, 2007 - Nanocomposite Labeled Cancer Cells Can Be Targeted And Destroyed Using Lasers - also here, here, here
  8. May 21, 2007 - Papillomavirus Vaccine Could Reduce Rate Of Vulval And Vaginal Cancers
  9. May 21, 2007 - Some Vitamin Supplements Don't Protect Against Lung Cancer - also here
  10. May 22, 2007 - Fighting Cancer With Salmonella
  11. May 22, 2007 - Chemotherapy Drug Shrinks Brain Tumors - also here
  12. May 22, 2007 - Scientists Isolate Anti-cancer Compounds From Apple Peel
  13. May 22, 2007 - Stopping The Spreading Of Tumours: A Possible New Therapy
  14. May 22, 2007 - Breast MRI may help determine surgical management of women with newly diagnosed breast cancer
  15. May 23, 2007 - Life Long Vegetarian Diet Reduces The Risk Of Colorectal Cancer
  16. May 23, 2007 - Advances in screening and markers improve early detection of colorectal cancer
  17. May 24, 2007 - Chronic Gum Disease Associated With Tongue Cancer
  18. May 24, 2007 - Aspirin's Colorectal Cancer Prevention Mechanism Revealed
  19. May 24, 2007 - Researcher Lays Out Benefits Of Aspirin To Prevent Colon Cancer - also here
  20. May 24, 2007 - Alteration In Gene Associated With Uterine Cancer Identified - also here
  21. May 25, 2007 - Cruciferous veggies may ward off bladder cancer
  22. May 25, 2007 - New Mouse Model Closely Mimics Human Cancers
  23. May 25, 2007 - Close-up On Pancreatic Disease: How Do We Improve The Odds?
  24. May 25, 2007 - Prostate Cancer: High Pretreatment PSA Velocity Predicts Worse Outcome - also here
  25. May 26, 2007 - Red Wine Protects The Prostate, Research Suggests
  26. May 27, 2007 - Researchers find big batch of breast cancer genes
  27. May 27, 2007 - Some Cancers Linked To Very Low Frequency Electromagnetic Fields, Study Suggests
  28. May 27, 2007 - Possible New Breast Cancer Gene Discovered
Background


Nanoparticles and siRNA in cancer therapy

References:
  1. May 21, 2007 - Targeted Nanoparticles Incorporating SiRNA Offer Promise For Cancer Treatment - also here, here
Background, Background, Background


Tuberculosis

References:
  1. May 21, 2007 - Epidemiology Of TB: Updates From CDC
  2. May 21, 2007 - Extremely drug-resistant TB spreading in India
  3. May 22, 2007 - Extremely Drug Resistant TB, A Growing Problem In India
Background


Health benefits of green tea

References:
  1. May 21, 2007 - Green Tea May Protect Bladder From Becoming Inflamed - also here, here
Background, Background


Sleep apnea, cardiovascular disease, and diabetes

References:
  1. May 21, 2007 - Sleep Apnea Increases Risk Of Heart Attack Or Death By 30 Percent - also here
  2. May 23, 2007 - Sleep Apnea Increases Risk Of Diabetes And Hypertension In Pregnant Women - also here
Background, Background


Gene therapy

References:
  1. May 21, 2007 - Gene Therapy Restores Vision Cells In Blind Mice - also here
  2. May 23, 2007 - Gene Therapy Used to Cure Mice Blindness - also here
  3. May 24, 2007 - Gene Therapy Reverses Heart Failure In Animals - also here, here
  4. May 25, 2007 - Gene therapy helps arthritis pain, damage in mice
  5. May 25, 2007 - Experimental Gene Therapy 'Abolishes' Arthritis Pain And Lessens Joint Damage - also here, here
Background


Stem cells

References:
  1. May 21, 2007 - Muscle Stem Cells Effectively Treat Urinary Incontinence Long Term
  2. May 23, 2007 - Japanese scientists explore pluripotency
  3. May 25, 2007 - Adult Stem Cells From Human Cord Umbilical Cord Blood Succesfully Engineered To Make Insulin - also here
  4. May 25, 2007 - Cord blood stem cells produce insulin: researchers
  5. May 26, 2007 - Umbilical cord cells could produce insulin: study
Background


Nanotechnology and nerve cell regeneration

References:
  1. May 21, 2007 - Nanomedicine Opens The Way For Nerve Cell Regeneration - also here, here, here
Background, Background


Hepatitis C

References:
  1. May 21, 2007 - Study Suggests Cure for Hepatitis C - also here
  2. May 22, 2007 - Cure For Hepatitis C Announced By Researcher - also here, here
  3. May 22, 2007 - Hepatitis C drugs provide 'cure'
  4. May 25, 2007 - Scientists Model Hepatitis C Virus
Background


Cardiovascular disease

References:
  1. May 21, 2007 - Aspirin Use During Pregnancy Could Reduce Risk Of Pre-Eclampsia
Background


Cannabis addiction

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - Plant extract may block cannabis addiction
Background


Flavonoids and heart disease

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - Study questions heart protection from flavonoids
Background, Background


Health risks of high-fat, high-fructose diet

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - Watch What You Put In That Sippy Cup, Experts Warn - also here
  2. May 24, 2007 - 'Supersize Me' Mouse Research Offers Grim Warning For America's Fast Food Consumers - also here
Background, Background


Beneficial role of macrophages in metabolism and obesity

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - Scavenger Cells May Block Obesity, Study Shows
Background, Background


Toxic shock syndrome

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - New, More Effective Treatment For Toxic Shock Syndrome - also here
Background, Background


Benefits of alcohol in delaying progression of dementia

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - Drink A Day May Delay Dementia, Study Suggests
Background


AIDS

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - HIV's Effect On White Blood Cells Questioned By New Research - also here, here
Background


Hypertension

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - To Get Blood Pressure Under Control, Combination Of Medicines May Be Best - also here
Background


Correlation of imaging and gene activity to detect cancer

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - 'Star Trek'-type Scanning May Reveal Genetic Activity Of Tumors, Study Shows
  2. May 22, 2007 - Imaging finding goes boldly into genetic frontiers - also here, here
  3. May 23, 2007 - Decoding Gene Expression In Cancer Tumors Using Noninvasive Imaging - also here
Background


Genetic susceptibility to autoimmune diseases

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - Genetic research increases understanding of autoimmune disease risk
Background


Nanoparticle drug delivery for cancer therapy

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - Nanoparticles Delivery of 'Suicide DNA' Kills Prostate Tumors
Background, Background, Background


Health benefits of omega-3 fatty acids

References:
  1. May 22, 2007 - Fish oil urged for heart patients
  2. May 23, 2007 - Fish oil plus exercise may banish body fat - also here
Background


Avian flu

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - Bird flu infects Vietnamese man: media
  2. May 23, 2007 - Indonesian girl dies of bird flu: health ministry
  3. May 26, 2007 - Chinese soldier ill with bird flu
  4. May 27, 2007 - China reports human case of bird flu
Background


Malaria

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - Certain Combination Therapy Found More Effective For Treating Malaria In African Children - also here
  2. May 24, 2007 - Vaccine Hope For Malaria - also here, here
  3. May 25, 2007 - Team ID's Cell Mechanics Of Hallmark Malaria Protein - also here, here, here
Background


Stem cells and cancer

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - Stem Cells Provide Clues To Cancer Spread - also here, here
  2. May 26, 2007 - Stem Cells May Look Malignant, Not Act It - also here
Background, Background


History of obesity and disability in old age

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - Healthy Body Weight Throughout Adulthood May Help Delay Disability
Background


Parkinson's disease

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - Parkinson's Protein Protects Neurons From Stress-induced Cell Death - also here
Background


Antibiotic resistance

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - Resistance Genes In Our Food Supply - also here
Background


Schizophrenia

References:
  1. May 23, 2007 - Check and balance for neuron activity provides insight into schizophrenia, seizures
  2. May 24, 2007 - Study evaluates the effectiveness of Aripiprazole in adolescents with schizophrenia
Background


Diets and weight loss

References:
  1. May 24, 2007 - Low-calorie foods spur healthy weight loss
Background


Hormone replacement therapy, COX-2 inhibitors, and heart disease risk

References:
  1. May 24, 2007 - Anti-inflammatory Drugs Interact With Hormone Replacement Therapy, And More
  2. May 24, 2007 - COX Inhibitors May Weaken Protective Qualities Of Estrogen Hormone Therapy
Background


Choline requirements in the diet

References:
  1. May 24, 2007 - New study indicates that people may need more dietary choline than previously thought
Background


C. difficile toxicity

References:
  1. May 24, 2007 - Understanding why C. difficile causes disease -- it's Hungry - also here
Background, Background


Yersinia bacteria infection

References:
  1. May 24, 2007 - How plague-causing bacteria disarm host defense - also here
Background, Background


Phosphorus and cardiovascular risk

References:
  1. May 25, 2007 - High phosphorus levels tied to heart disease
Background


Benefits of alcohol in reducing heart attack risk

References:
  1. May 25, 2007 - Moderate Drinking Lowers Women's Risk Of Heart Attack - also here, here
Background, Background


Autism

References:
  1. May 26, 2007 - Gene in the frame for autism
Background


Leptin, ghrelin, and alcohol craving

References:
  1. May 27, 2007 - Appetite-regulating Peptide Leptin Influences Alcohol Craving For Some Alcoholics
Background, Background


Crohn's disease

References:
  1. May 27, 2007 - New Treatment For Crohn's Disease Appears Promising - also here, here
Background


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