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Volume 7, Number 5
February 4, 2008

Physical sciences and technology

Carbon nanotubes
Global warming
Robotics
Starbirth in galaxies
Graphene
Hypervelocity stars
Very young stars
Lab on a chip
Cosmic strings
Nanotechnology
Fuel cells
Fermi condensates
Large Hadron Collider
Dark energy
DNA nanotechnology
Quantum teleportation and memory
Geometry of higher dimensions
Climate change and hurricanes
Solar cells
Water on Mars
Black holes and supernovae
Photonics and nanolasers
Primordial black holes
Fourier Kelvin Stellar Interferometer
Extrasolar planets

Life sciences

Exercise and aging
Mirror neurons
Brain satiety center
Alternative splicing
Neuronal proteins and signaling networks
Memory enhancement by deep brain stimulation
MicroRNA and cancer
Microsatellite mutation and disease
Endogenous retroviruses
Gene networks
Effect of morphine on neurons
Artificial DNA base pairs
Nuclear pore complex
Auditory perception
Ion channels
Creative problem solving
BDNF and age differences in stimulant response
Adult neural stem cells, neurogenesis, and learning
Cancer biology
Language evolution
Nucleus-to-cell size ratio
Cancer stem cells
Brain-imaging studies
Protein structure
Plant immune systems
Myogenesis
Messenger RNA decay in T cells
Nervous system development
REM sleep and neurogenesis
Glutamate system regulation
Sleep and memory
Direct DNA sequencing

Health and medicine

Diabetes
Avian flu
Influenza vaccine
Tuberculosis
Cardiovascular disease
Cancer
Alzheimer's disease
AIDS
Antibiotics
Autism
Dendritic cells, cancer, and autoimmune disease
Nanobiotechnology
Parkinson's disease
Stem cells
Psoriasis
Nicotine addiction
Mast cells and asthma
Vaccines
Aging, memory decline, and neurogenesis
Irritable bowel syndrome
Defensins
Rheumatoid arthritis and cardiovascular disease
Schizophrenia
Interleukin-7 therapy
Fragile X syndrome
Gene therapy
Malaria
Interferon-γ binding protein and viral infection



Physical sciences and technology


Carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. January 28, 2008 - Researchers make tiny radio from nanotubes
  2. January 28, 2008 - New kind of transistor radios shows capability of nanotube technology - also here
  3. January 29, 2008 - New nanotube findings give boost to potential biomedical applications - also here
  4. January 31, 2008 - Nanochemists Discover Novel, Semi-Conducting Nanotube Needed For Next Generation Electronics
  5. January 31, 2008 - Nanotube radio goes large
Background


Global warming

References:
  1. January 28, 2008 - American Geophysical Union Revises Position On Climate Change
  2. January 31, 2008 - US drought 'man-made' says study
  3. January 31, 2008 - Antarctic ice riddle keeps sea-level secrets
  4. January 31, 2008 - Greenhouse effect has 'significantly dried' the western United States
  5. February 1, 2008 - Human-caused Climate Change At Root Of Diminishing Water Flow In Western US, Scientists Find - also here
  6. February 1, 2008 - Decline in Snowpack Is Blamed On Warming
  7. February 2, 2008 - Baffin Island Ice Caps Shrink By 50 Percent Since 1950s, Expected To Disappear by Middle of Century - also here
Background


Robotics

References:
  1. January 29, 2008 - Shape-shifting robot forms from magnetic swarm
Background


Starbirth in galaxies

References:
  1. January 29, 2008 - Galaxies give birth to stars on cosmic highways
Background


Graphene

References:
  1. January 29, 2008 - Researchers leap a nano hurdle
Background


Hypervelocity stars

References:
  1. January 29, 2008 - Hyperfast Star Proven To Be Alien - also here
  2. February 8, 2008 - A Superfast Star from Far, Far Away
Background


Very young stars

References:
  1. January 29, 2008 - The Growing-up of a Star - also here
Background


Lab on a chip

References:
  1. January 29, 2008 - Lab On A Chip Developed For Cheap, Portable Medical Tests - also here
Background


Cosmic strings

References:
  1. January 29, 2008 - String Theory Gets a Boost
  2. February 1, 2008 - Scientists Propose Test Of String Theory Based On Neutral Hydrogen Absorption - also here
Background


Nanotechnology

References:
  1. January 29, 2008 - With a jolt, 'nanonails' go from repellant to wettable
  2. January 30, 2008 - New process makes nanofibers in complex shapes and unlimited lengths
  3. February 2, 2008 - New Method For Creating Self-Assembling, Nanoscale Materials
Background


Fuel cells

References:
  1. January 29, 2008 - Researchers develop 'one-pot' porous surfaces for fuel cells
Background


Fermi condensates

References:
  1. January 29, 2008 - Two-species Fermi mixture is a first
Background


Large Hadron Collider

References:
  1. January 30, 2008 - Search for Higgs primed to start
Background


Dark energy

References:
  1. January 30, 2008 - Dark energy makes galaxies keep their distance
  2. January 30, 2008 - Closing In on Dark Energy?
  3. January 30, 2008 - Probing The Cosmic Web Of The Universe: New Light On Dark Energy - also here, here
  4. January 30, 2008 - Galaxy distortions shed light on cosmic acceleration
  5. January 31, 2008 - More evidence for dark energy's repulsive power
  6. February 1, 2008 - Dark Matter And Dark Energy May Be Two Faces Of Same Coin - also here
  7. February 11, 2008 - New Cosmic Theory Unites Dark Forces
Background


DNA nanotechnology

References:
  1. January 30, 2008 - DNA construction kit self-assembles 3D 'crystals'
  2. January 30, 2008 - DNA does the work: Building new gold crystals
  3. January 30, 2008 - DNA is blueprint, contractor and construction worker for new structures - also here
  4. January 30, 2008 - DNA technique yields 3-D crystalline organization of nanoparticles - also here
  5. January 31, 2008 - DNA the key to future nanotech materials
Background


Quantum teleportation and memory

References:
  1. January 30, 2008 - Researchers Demonstrate Quantum Teleportation and Memory in Tandem
Background


Geometry of higher dimensions

References:
  1. January 30, 2008 - Particle accelerator may reveal shape of alternate dimensions - also here
Background, Background


Climate change and hurricanes

References:
  1. January 30, 2008 - Rising ocean temperatures boost hurricanes, says study
  2. January 30, 2008 - Warmer Atlantic Worsens Hurricanes - also here, here
  3. January 30, 2008 - Stormy weather: Experts still divided on the link between climate change and hurricanes
  4. January 31, 2008 - Warmer seas boosted cyclones by 40%
  5. January 31, 2008 - Increased Hurricane Activity Linked To Sea Surface Warming - also here
Background


Solar cells

References:
  1. January 31, 2008 - Screen-printed Solar Cells In Many Colors And Designs, Even Used In Windows
Background


Water on Mars

References:
  1. January 31, 2008 - Traces Of The Martian Past In The Terby Crater
Background


Black holes and supernovae

References:
  1. January 31, 2008 - Supernova Surprise: Black Holes May Pull Apart, Reignite White Dwarf Stars - also here
Background, Background


Photonics and nanolasers

References:
  1. January 31, 2008 - The key to a more efficient nanolaser?
Background


Primordial black holes

References:
  1. February 1, 2008 - Astronomers look for exploding black holes
  2. February 5, 2008 - Exploding black holes could expose hidden dimensions
Background


Fourier Kelvin Stellar Interferometer

References:
  1. February 1, 2008 - Conjoined space telescopes could see alien worlds
Background


Extrasolar planets

References:
  1. February 2, 2008 - Study suggests no dearth of Earths
Background



Life sciences


Exercise and aging

References:
  1. January 28, 2008 - Work It Out: More Activity = Slower Aging
  2. January 28, 2008 - Exercise keeps you younger, study finds
  3. January 28, 2008 - Live slow die young
  4. January 29, 2008 - Couch potato lifestyle may speed up ageing
  5. January 29, 2008 - Lazy lifestyle may age you faster
  6. January 29, 2008 - Sedentary Lifestyles Associated With Accelerated Aging Process
  7. January 29, 2008 - Keeping your DNA fit: Researchers find exercise buffs have "younger" cells
  8. January 29, 2008 - Sedentary life 'speeds up ageing'
Background


Mirror neurons

References:
  1. January 28, 2008 - Tool Use Is Just a Trick of the Mind
Background


Brain satiety center

References:
  1. January 28, 2008 - Two Forces Of Arousal Converge On The 'Satiety Center' Of The Brain
Background, Background


Alternative splicing

References:
  1. January 28, 2008 - In vivo visualization of alternative splicing
Background


Neuronal proteins and signaling networks

References:
  1. January 28, 2008 - Researchers map signaling networks that control neuron function - also here
Background, Background


Memory enhancement by deep brain stimulation

References:
  1. January 29, 2008 - Brain electrodes can improve learning
  2. January 30, 2008 - Deep brain stimulation may improve memory
  3. January 30, 2008 - Deep stimulation 'boosts memory'
  4. January 30, 2008 - Deep Brain Stimulation In Hypothalamus Triggers 'Déjà Vu' Memory Recall In Patient
Background


MicroRNA and cancer

References:
  1. January 29, 2008 - Two MicroRNAs Promote Spread Of Tumor Cells - also here
  2. January 30, 2008 - Molecules may help predict survival in liver cancer - also here
  3. February 2, 2008 - Expression Patterns Of MicroRNAs Appear Altered In Colon Cancer, And Associated With Poor Outcomes - also here
  4. February 2, 2008 - Warning Sign: Genetic fragments tag cancer severity
Background, Background


Microsatellite mutation and disease

References:
  1. January 29, 2008 - Genome-wide Study Shed Lights On Factors That Contribute To DNA Mutations - also here
Background


Endogenous retroviruses

References:
  1. January 29, 2008 - Viruses For A Healthy Pregnancy
Background, Background


Gene networks

References:
  1. January 29, 2008 - Gene Discovery Made Easier With Powerful New Networking Technique
Background


Effect of morphine on neurons

References:
  1. January 29, 2008 - Morphine Dependency Blocked By Single Genetic Change - also here
Background


Artificial DNA base pairs

References:
  1. January 30, 2008 - Artificial letters added to life's alphabet
Background


Nuclear pore complex

References:
  1. January 30, 2008 - New Model Of A Nuclear Pore Complex Is Based On Crystal Structure Of Its Key Component
  2. January 30, 2008 - First Detailed Map Of Nuclear Pore Complex Made
Background


Auditory perception

References:
  1. January 30, 2008 - How Does The Brain Attend To One Voice In A Noisy Room? New Findings On Selectively Interpreting Sounds - also here
Background


Ion channels

References:
  1. January 30, 2008 - New Rendering Of Ion Channel Suggests How Neurons Fire
  2. January 30, 2008 - Revolution in understanding of ion channel regulation - also here
Background, Background


Creative problem solving

References:
  1. January 30, 2008 - Creative And Noncreative Problem Solvers Exhibit Different Patterns Of Brain Activity, Study Reveals - also here
Background


BDNF and age differences in stimulant response

References:
  1. January 30, 2008 - Potential Cause Of Age Differences In Stimulant Response Identified - also here
Background


Adult neural stem cells, neurogenesis, and learning

References:
  1. January 30, 2008 - Do adult brains learn by neurogenesis?
  2. January 31, 2008 - Newborn Brain Cells Modulate Learning And Memory
Background, Background, Background


Cancer biology

References:
  1. January 31, 2008 - Sifting the Genome for Clues to Cancer
  2. January 31, 2008 - 'Normal' genes key to cancer growth
Background


Language evolution

References:
  1. January 31, 2008 - Punctuation Marks in Language Evolution?
  2. January 31, 2008 - Languages divide, then bloom
  3. February 1, 2008 - Languages evolve in sudden leaps, not creeps
  4. February 1, 2008 - New Languages Rapidly Spring from Old Ones
  5. February 1, 2008 - New languages evolve in sudden bursts
  6. February 7, 2008 - Languages Evolve In Rapid Bursts, Rather Than Following A Steady Pattern
Background


Nucleus-to-cell size ratio

References:
  1. January 31, 2008 - Active Mechanism Locks In The Size Of A Cell's Nucleus
Background


Cancer stem cells

References:
  1. January 31, 2008 - Going For The Jugular In Melanoma
  2. February 1, 2008 - BRCA1 Mutation Linked To Breast Cancer Stem Cells - also here
Background, Background


Brain-imaging studies

References:
  1. January 31, 2008 - Why It Feels Good to Scratch
  2. February 1, 2008 - Why Scratching Relieves An Itch - also here
  3. February 1, 2008 - How scratching impacts on brain
  4. February 1, 2008 - How Scratching An Itch Affects The Brain
  5. February 1, 2008 - Ah! Why we scratch an itch
Background


Protein structure

References:
  1. January 31, 2008 - It's All About Geometry: Protein Contact Surfaces Hold Key to Cures - also here
Background


Plant immune systems

References:
  1. January 31, 2008 - Crossing the species line - also here
Background


Myogenesis

References:
  1. February 1, 2008 - Trigger Gene For Muscle Development Discovered - also here
Background


Messenger RNA decay in T cells

References:
  1. February 1, 2008 - Pathway To Turn Off Immune System Cells Discovered - also here
Background, Background


Nervous system development

References:
  1. February 1, 2008 - Lab characterizes gene essential for prenatal development of nervous system - also here
Background, Background


REM sleep and neurogenesis

References:
  1. February 1, 2008 - 4 days of REM sleep deprivation contributes to a reduction of cell proliferation in rats
Background, Background


Glutamate system regulation

References:
  1. February 1, 2008 - Structure of important neurotransmitter regulator determined - also here, here
Background


Sleep and memory

References:
  1. February 3, 2008 - Daytime Nap Can Benefit A Person's Memory Performance
Background, Background


Direct DNA sequencing

References:
  1. February 3, 2008 - Direct Sequencing Of DNA, RNA Using Novel Technique - also here
Background, Background



Health and medicine


Diabetes

References:
  1. January 28, 2008 - Caffeine ups blood sugar level in diabetics: study - also here
  2. January 28, 2008 - Cutting Caffeine May Help Control Diabetes - also here
  3. January 28, 2008 - Whole Grain Foods Might Reduce Diabetes Risk, But Evidence Weak
  4. January 28, 2008 - Coffee may make diabetes worse
  5. January 29, 2008 - Breast size linked to diabetes, study says
  6. January 30, 2008 - Intensive insulin therapy protects kidneys in critically ill patients
  7. January 31, 2008 - Pigs Could Be the Salvation of Diabetes Sufferers
  8. February 1, 2008 - Diabetes Makes It Hard For Blood Vessels To Relax - also here
  9. February 2, 2008 - New route to insulin-making cells
Background


Avian flu

References:
  1. January 28, 2008 - India swoops on homes in night raids to halt bird flu
  2. January 28, 2008 - Indonesia bird flu death toll hits 100
  3. January 28, 2008 - Rains offer hope for bird virus outbreak
  4. January 29, 2008 - China reports bird flu outbreak in poultry in Tibet
  5. January 29, 2008 - Saudis Kill Poultry After Bird Flu Found
  6. January 29, 2008 - Indonesian Man Dies of Bird Flu
  7. January 30, 2008 - India sprays markets, roads to halt bird flu outbreak
  8. January 30, 2008 - New Vaccine Against Deadliest Strain Of Avian Flu Successful In Mice
  9. January 31, 2008 - Suspected bird flu shuts Hong Kong park's aviaries
  10. January 31, 2008 - Bird Flu Continues March 4 Years Later
  11. February 1, 2008 - India isolates 26 people as bird flu spreads in Asia
  12. February 1, 2008 - Bangladesh steps up vigilance as bird flu spreads
  13. February 1, 2008 - Indonesian woman dies of bird flu near capital
  14. February 3, 2008 - Turkey detects bird flu virus in poultry
  15. February 3, 2008 - Turkey confirms bird flu outbreak on Black Sea coast
  16. February 3, 2008 - Bird flu spreads in Bangladesh, port city on alert
Background


Influenza vaccine

References:
  1. January 28, 2008 - Under-the-tongue vaccine may be best to lick flu
  2. January 29, 2008 - New Flu Vaccine May Not Need Needles - also here, here, here
Background, Background


Tuberculosis

References:
  1. January 28, 2008 - Vitamin D may help fight tuberculosis, study finds
Background


Cardiovascular disease

References:
  1. January 28, 2008 - Diuretics Excel In Drug Comparison Trial Involving Hypertension/metabolic Syndrome
  2. January 30, 2008 - Weight loss by diet or exercise benefits heart
  3. January 30, 2008 - Gene predicts heart attack response and cardiac damage - also here
  4. January 31, 2008 - Severe hypertension: 'Silent killer' still on the loose
Background


Cancer

References:
  1. January 28, 2008 - New Technique Quickly Detects Cancer
  2. January 28, 2008 - Vaccination Of Adolescent Girls Is An Effective Strategy Against Cervical Cancer, Report Says
  3. January 29, 2008 - Nexavar shows promise in acute myeloid leukemia
  4. January 29, 2008 - Testosterone seen unrelated to prostate cancer risk
  5. January 29, 2008 - Sorafenib Shows Potential For Treating Some Forms Of Leukemia
  6. January 29, 2008 - TNF-alpha Antagonist Stops Inflammation-induced Colon Cancer In Its Tracks
  7. January 29, 2008 - Drug Helps Brain Tumor Patients Live Longer - also here
  8. January 29, 2008 - Synthesis Of Natural Molecule Could Lead To Better Anti-cancer Drugs
  9. January 29, 2008 - Insufficient Evidence Found To Recommend Routine Prostate Cancer Screening
  10. January 29, 2008 - Pancreatic Cancer: The Smaller The Tumor, The Better Your Chances, Study Shows - also here
  11. January 29, 2008 - Genetic Alteration That Triggers Prostate Cancer In Mice And Man Confirmed - also here
  12. January 30, 2008 - Antioxidants more likely to raise cancer risk
  13. January 30, 2008 - Most Carriers Of Fanconi Anemia Genes Are Not At Higher Risk Of Cancer
  14. January 30, 2008 - Sex Hormones Unrelated To Prostate Cancer Risk, Report Shows
  15. January 30, 2008 - Mouse Model Shows The Role Of Cell Signaling In Growth Of Cervical Cancer
  16. January 30, 2008 - Digital Mammography Superior To Film Mammography In Some Cases
  17. January 31, 2008 - Links Between Prostate Cancer, Cadmium And Zinc Investigated - also here
  18. January 31, 2008 - Device Zeroes In On Small Breast Tumors
  19. January 31, 2008 - Study reveals improved prediction of prostrate cancer here
  20. January 31, 2008 - Researchers discover biomarkers that predict lung cancer patient response to therapy - also here
  21. February 1, 2008 - How Human T-lymphotropic Virus Can Cause Leukemia In Adults - also here
  22. February 1, 2008 - Kidney Cancer Drug Attacks A Major Type Of Acute Myeloid Leukemia - also here
  23. February 1, 2008 - Prostate cancer: Watchful wait or vaccinate? - also here
  24. February 1, 2008 - New, noninvasive prostate cancer test beats PSA in detecting prostate cancer
  25. February 1, 2008 - Early detection critical in treating pediatric thyroid cancer - also here
  26. February 2, 2008 - Protein Associated With Poor Breast Cancer Prognosis
  27. February 2, 2008 - Smoking Can Double Risk Of Colorectal Polyps - also here, here
  28. February 3, 2008 - Treatment Capitalizes On Unique Qualities Of Radioisotope To Prolong Lives Of Brain Tumor Patients - also here
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. January 28, 2008 - New Alzheimer's Treatment Completes First Phase Of Testing
  2. January 31, 2008 - Consumption Of Fruits May Reduce Risk Of Alzheimer's Disease - also here
Background


AIDS

References:
  1. January 28, 2008 - Cells Use Velcro-like Mechanism To Keep Viruses From Spreading
  2. January 28, 2008 - New Resistance Mechanism To Anti-HIV Drugs Discovered
  3. January 28, 2008 - HIV patients get new drug in battle to keep Aids at bay
  4. January 28, 2008 - UK patients to get new HIV drug
  5. January 30, 2008 - Pfizer aims to reformulate HIV prevention drug: report
  6. January 30, 2008 - Patients on AIDS drugs don't transmit virus: Swiss panel
  7. January 31, 2008 - Scientists Study How HIV Hides in Body - also here, here
  8. February 1, 2008 - HIV therapy does not eliminate transmission risk: WHO
  9. February 1, 2008 - AIDS drugs may limit new infections
  10. February 1, 2008 - Anti-parasite Drug May Provide New Way To Attack HIV - also here
  11. February 2, 2008 - Virtual Human In HIV Drug Simulation - also here
  12. February 7, 2008 - Antiretroviral Drugs May Protect Against Sexual Transmission Of HIV - also here
Background


Antibiotics

References:
  1. January 28, 2008 - Structural study of anthrax yields new antibiotic target - also here
Background


Autism

References:
  1. January 28, 2008 - Before autism strikes: A study will use behavioral therapy in babies at risk of developing the disorder
  2. January 30, 2008 - Infant study casts doubt on vaccine-autism link
  3. January 30, 2008 - Babies excrete vaccine-mercury quicker than originally thought - also here
  4. January 31, 2008 - Accelerated Head Growth Can Predict Autism Before Behavioral Symptoms Start, Study Suggests - also here
  5. January 31, 2008 - Study shows vaccine-autism link unlikely
  6. February 4, 2008 - MMR vaccine not seen causing autism
  7. February 5, 2008 - No Link Between Measles, Mumps, Rubella Shot And Autism Spectrum Disorders
  8. February 5, 2008 - New study clears triple MMR vaccine of any link to autism
Background


Dendritic cells, cancer, and autoimmune disease

References:
  1. January 29, 2008 - Altering The Balance Of Immune-cell Receptors Could Help Treat Cancer And Autoimmune Diseases
Background, Background, Background


Nanobiotechnology

References:
  1. January 29, 2008 - Could A Nanotube-based Drug Prevent Radiation Injury?
Background


Parkinson's disease

References:
  1. January 29, 2008 - Vets Focus On Neurological Disorders In Dogs, Humans
Background


Stem cells

References:
  1. January 29, 2008 - Stem cell treatment for brittle bones in the womb
  2. January 30, 2008 - A Visionary Approach Using Stem Cells to Repair Eye Damage
  3. January 30, 2008 - Stem Cell Therapy Studies For Stroke, Cerebral Palsy Prepare For Clinical Trials - also here
  4. January 31, 2008 - Stem Cell Lines Created From Poor Quality Embryos Discarded From Fertility Clinics
  5. February 1, 2008 - Finnish patient gets new jaw from own stem cells - also here
  6. February 4, 2008 - Spare jawbone grown in gut
Background


Psoriasis

References:
  1. January 30, 2008 - Recently Discovered Cell Is Unexpected Player In Psoriasis
Background


Nicotine addiction

References:
  1. January 30, 2008 - DNA Markers Predict Risk Of Getting Hooked On Cigarettes - also here
Background


Mast cells and asthma

References:
  1. January 30, 2008 - Lungs' Mast Cells Could Provide New Treatment Target For Asthma, Other Respiratory Disease
Background


Vaccines

References:
  1. January 30, 2008 - Vaccine for drug addiction could offer hope to users - also here
  2. February 3, 2008 - Novel Vaccine Concept Developed: Could Lead To AIDS Or Cervical Cancer Vaccines - also here
Background


Aging, memory decline, and neurogenesis

References:
  1. January 31, 2008 - Is Old Age Memory Decline Reversible?
Background, Background


Irritable bowel syndrome

References:
  1. January 31, 2008 - Allergic Disease Linked To Irritable Bowel Syndrome - also here
Background


Defensins

References:
  1. January 31, 2008 - Naturally Occurring Peptide Inhibits Common Viral Infection
Background, Background


Rheumatoid arthritis and cardiovascular disease

References:
  1. January 31, 2008 - The HLA-DRB1 gene and premature death in rheumatoid arthritis - also here
Background, Background


Schizophrenia

References:
  1. February 1, 2008 - Structure Of Important Psychiatric Enzyme Solved
Background, Background


Interleukin-7 therapy

References:
  1. February 1, 2008 - T Cell Immunity Enhanced By Timing Of Interleukin-7 Therapy - also here, here
  2. February 3, 2008 - Timing Is Everything When Using IL-7 To Boost Antiviral Immunity
Background


Fragile X syndrome

References:
  1. February 1, 2008 - Fragile X Syndrome May Be Caused By Two Duplicated Genes Producing Excess Protein
  2. February 1, 2008 - New Gene Linked To Fragile X Syndrome -- Suggests Potential Targets For Autism And Other Neurological Disorders
Background


Gene therapy

References:
  1. February 1, 2008 - Medicine From Milk: Gene Therapy Transforms Goats Into Pharmaceutical Factories - also here
Background


Malaria

References:
  1. February 1, 2008 - Malaria Vaccine Trials Begin Using 'Chimpanzee Virus' - also here
  2. February 1, 2008 - Malaria jab hope over chimp virus
Background


Interferon-γ binding protein and viral infection

References:
  1. February 1, 2008 - How Poxviruses Such As Smallpox Evade The Immune System
Background


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