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Volume 7, Number 7
February 18, 2008

Physical sciences and technology

Astrochemistry
Atlantic Ocean circulation
Lattice QCD
Global warming
Protein-based digital storage
Dark matter and the first stars
Very early galaxies
Nanotechnology
Black holes
Extrasolar planets
Lab on a chip
Supernovae
Carbon nanotubes
Hydrocarbons on Titan
Neutrino mass
Superconductivity
Laboratory black hole model
Advanced photolithography
Dark matter
Brain-computer interface
Graphene and spintronics
Graphene
Paleocene-Eocene thermal maximum
Salt water on Mars
Bs mesons and CP symmetry
Gamma-ray bursts
Climate change and hurricanes
Quantum information

Life sciences

Cheap genome sequencing
Embryonic development of the nervous system
Cancer stem cells
Proteins and water
PARP-1 regulation of genes
Infrared photosynthesis
Circadian rhythms
Transcription factors
Embryonic heart development
Induced pluripotent stem cells
Enucleation of red blood cells
Evolution of microRNA
MicroRNA and embryonic development
Cancer biology
Cohesin and gene expression
Addiction, dopamine, and the nucleus accumbens
Oxytocin
Amoeba, social behavior, and genes
Nuclear positioning and gene activation
Genetic code translation in bacteria
Stem cells and BMP signaling
Wnt signaling and glaucoma
Riboswitches
Nanobiotechnology
Intestinal bacteria and immune system development
Sleep in fruit flies and humans
Characteristics of human cognition
Retrograde communication between muscle cells and neurons
Sex differences in the brain's serotonin system
G protein signaling
Extremophiles
Cortisol and memory

Health and medicine

Avian flu
Cardiovascular disease
Alzheimer's disease
Cancer
Diabetes
Autism
Prions
Lifestyle and longevity
Stem cells
Muscle fatigue and heart failure
Interferon augmentation
Multiple sclerosis
Diabetes and cardiovascular disease
Cancer vaccines
AIDS
Metabolic syndrome
Anthocyanins and obesity
Parkinson's disease
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Mitochondrial DNA mutations and aging
Lupus
Allergies and inflammatory diseases
Obesity and cancer
Schizophrenia



Physical sciences and technology


Astrochemistry

References:
  1. February 11, 2008 - Organic molecules found on alien world for first time
Background, Background


Atlantic Ocean circulation

References:
  1. February 11, 2008 - Navigating Uncertain Seas
  2. February 16, 2008 - Global warming may not have caused sluggish Atlantic
Background


Lattice QCD

References:
  1. February 11, 2008 - Latest Supercomputer Calculations Support the Six-Quark Theory
Background


Global warming

References:
  1. February 12, 2008 - Sea Level Rise Could Be Twice As High As Current Projections, Greenland Ice Sheet Study Suggests - also here, here
  2. February 15, 2008 - Wind Patterns Could Mask Effects Of Global Warming In Ocean
  3. February 17, 2008 - Climate Change Has Major Impact On Oceans
  4. February 17, 2008 - Has An Ocean Circulation Collapse Been Triggered? - also here
Background


Protein-based digital storage

References:
  1. February 12, 2008 - 'Recordable' Proteins As Next-generation Memory Storage Materials
Background


Dark matter and the first stars

References:
  1. February 12, 2008 - First stars might have been powered by dark matter
  2. February 19, 2008 - First stars 'may have been dark'
Background, Background


Very early galaxies

References:
  1. February 12, 2008 - Farthest Galaxy Found, Perhaps
  2. February 12, 2008 - Distant Galaxy, Possibly One of Universe's Earliest, Spotted
  3. February 13, 2008 - Hubble Finds Strong Contender For Galaxy Distance Record - also here, here
Background


Nanotechnology

References:
  1. February 13, 2008 - Nano-bristle T-shirt to harness your power moves
  2. February 13, 2008 - Microfiber fabric makes its own electricity?
  3. February 13, 2008 - Programming Biomolecular Self-Assembly Pathways
  4. February 13, 2008 - Fibres could generate electricity from body motion
  5. February 13, 2008 - Nanowires allow 'power dressing'
  6. February 13, 2008 - Fabric may make the first real power suit
  7. February 14, 2008 - 'Power shirt' generates watts as you walk
  8. February 14, 2008 - Nanotechnology In Clothing Could Harvest Energy From Body Movement - also here
  9. February 14, 2008 - Remarkable new clothing may someday power your iPod - also here
Background


Black holes

References:
  1. February 13, 2008 - 'Periodic table' organises zoo of black hole orbits
Background


Extrasolar planets

References:
  1. February 13, 2008 - First multiple planet system found by microlensing
  2. February 14, 2008 - Scientists and amateurs find new solar system
  3. February 14, 2008 - Solar System Like Ours Found
  4. February 14, 2008 - Siblings of Jupiter and Saturn discovered
  5. February 14, 2008 - Solar System match made in the heavens
  6. February 14, 2008 - Almost Like Our Saturn, But 5000 Light Years Away
  7. February 15, 2008 - Scaled-Down Solar System Found 5,000 Light-Years Away
  8. February 15, 2008 - Cosmic magnifying glass finds familiar planets
  9. February 15, 2008 - Jupiter-Saturn-like Planets Discovered In Faraway Solar System Like Our Own - also here, here
  10. February 15, 2008 - Researchers part of the team to discover similar planetary system to our solar system
  11. February 15, 2008 - 2 Planets Found In Solar System That Is Similar To Our Own
  12. February 15, 2008 - Smaller Version of the Solar System Is Discovered
  13. February 17, 2008 - Many, perhaps most, nearby sun-like stars may form rocky planets - also here
  14. February 17, 2008 - Study: Earth-like Planets Common
  15. February 17, 2008 - 'Hundreds of worlds' in Milky Way
  16. February 18, 2008 - Many Earth-like planets may exist in Milky Way
  17. February 18, 2008 - Terrestrial Planets Might Form Around Many, Maybe Most, Nearby Sun-like Stars
  18. February 18, 2008 - Planet-hunters set for big bounty
  19. February 18, 2008 - Researchers: Stars with Rocky Planets May Be Common
Background


Lab on a chip

References:
  1. February 13, 2008 - 'Lab On A Chip' Mimics Brain Chemistry - also here
Background


Supernovae

References:
  1. February 13, 2008 - Possible progenitor of special supernova type detected - also here
  2. February 22, 2008 - Chasing a Supernova Progenitor
Background


Carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. February 13, 2008 - NEC Succeeds in Fabrication of CNT Transistor Using Coating Process
  2. February 14, 2008 - Tweaking The Conductivity Of Nanotube Composites
Background


Hydrocarbons on Titan

References:
  1. February 13, 2008 - Titan's surface organics surpass oil reserves on Earth - also here
  2. February 13, 2008 - Titan Has More Oil Than Earth
  3. February 13, 2008 - Titan's Organic Hydrocarbons Dwarf Earth's Oil Reserves
  4. February 14, 2008 - Saturn moon awash with oil
Background


Neutrino mass

References:
  1. February 13, 2008 - Theorists weigh up new route to neutrino mass
Background


Advanced photolithography

References:
  1. February 13, 2008 - Dark Physics Beats Light Limit
Background


Superconductivity

References:
  1. February 13, 2008 - Superconducting Chaos
  2. February 16, 2008 - Superconducting Surprise: Better Understanding Could Bring 'Endless Applications' - also here, here
Background


Laboratory black hole model

References:
  1. February 13, 2008 - Laser light creates black holes in the lab - also here
  2. February 16, 2008 - Black hole event horizon created in the lab
Background


Dark matter

References:
  1. February 14, 2008 - COUPP experiment tightens limits on dark matter - also here
  2. February 18, 2008 - Bubble chamber puts new constraints on WIMPs
Background


Brain-computer interface

References:
  1. February 15, 2008 - Brain blanket boosts mind control
Background


Graphene and spintronics

References:
  1. February 15, 2008 - Graphene Holds Promise For Spintronics - also here
Background, Background


Graphene

References:
  1. February 15, 2008 - Small graphene wires may be poor conductors
Background


Paleocene-Eocene thermal maximum

References:
  1. February 15, 2008 - Past greenhouse warming events provide clues to what the future may hold - also here
Background


Salt water on Mars

References:
  1. February 15, 2008 - Mars Rovers Sharpen Questions About Livable Conditions - also here
  2. February 15, 2008 - Mars Water Was Very Salty
  3. February 15, 2008 - Early Mars 'too salty' for life
  4. February 16, 2008 - Salty water may have snuffed out life on Mars: scientists
  5. February 18, 2008 - Mars too salty to sustain life
Background


Bs mesons and CP symmetry

References:
  1. February 15, 2008 - A 'Golden Channel' for New Physics
Background


Gamma-ray bursts

References:
  1. February 16, 2008 - Worldwide Hunt To Solve The Mystery Of Gamma-ray Bursts - also here
Background


Climate change and hurricanes

References:
  1. February 16, 2008 - The key to quieter Atlantic hurricane seasons may be blowing in the wind
Background


Quantum information

References:
  1. February 16, 2008 - Turning 'funky' quantum mysteries into computing reality
Background



Life sciences


Cheap genome sequencing

References:
  1. February 11, 2008 - California company claims faster, cheaper gene map - also here
Background


Embryonic development of the nervous system

References:
  1. February 11, 2008 - Gene Essential For Prenatal Development Of Nervous System Characterized
Background, Background


Cancer stem cells

References:
  1. February 11, 2008 - Discovery Of Good -- And Bad -- Liver Stem Cells Raises Possibility Of New Treatment - also here
  2. February 14, 2008 - Stem Cells Give Clues To Understanding Cancer And Make Breakthrough In Childhood Leukaemia - also here
Background, Background


Proteins and water

References:
  1. February 11, 2008 - The Way A Protein Is Folded Affects The Molecular Dance Of Water
Background


PARP-1 regulation of genes

References:
  1. February 11, 2008 - How One Protein Binds To Genes And Regulates Human Genome
Background


Infrared photosynthesis

References:
  1. February 11, 2008 - Living On 'The Red Edge': Rare Form Of Chlorophyll Discovered In Newly Sequenced Bacterium
  2. February 11, 2008 - Researchers decode genetics of rare photosynthetic bacterium
Background, Background


Circadian rhythms

References:
  1. February 11, 2008 - New Research Explores How Our Bodies Keep Time
Background, Background


Transcription factors

References:
  1. February 12, 2008 - Gene Regulators Bind Promiscuously, But Often Do Nothing
Background


Embryonic heart development

References:
  1. February 12, 2008 - How The Heart Takes Form: Early Heart Development In Vertebrates
Background


Induced pluripotent stem cells

References:
  1. February 12, 2008 - Human Skin Cells Reprogrammed Into Embryonic Stem Cells
  2. February 14, 2008 - Epithelial cells made pluripotent
  3. February 15, 2008 - Discovery Could Help Reprogram Adult Cells To Embryonic Stem Cell-like State - also here
Background


Enucleation of red blood cells

References:
  1. February 12, 2008 - How Red Blood Cells Nuke Their Nuclei - also here
Background


Evolution of microRNA

References:
  1. February 12, 2008 - Researchers find the root of the evolutionary emergence of vertebrates
  2. February 13, 2008 - "Junk" RNA May Have Played Role in Vertebrate Evolution
  3. February 13, 2008 - 'Junk DNA' Can Explain Origin And Complexity Of Vertebrates, Study Suggests - also here
Background


MicroRNA and embryonic development

References:
  1. February 13, 2008 - Mechanism Leading To Cleft Palate Discovered - also here
Background, Background


Cancer biology

References:
  1. February 13, 2008 - Study catches picture of deadly cancer enzyme
  2. February 14, 2008 - Structure Of Gene Regulator That Plays Key Role In Cancer Solved - also here, here
  3. February 15, 2008 - Enzyme Structure Reveals New Drug Targets for Cancer and Other Diseases - also here
  4. February 15, 2008 - Oncoproteins double-team and destroy vital tumor-suppressor - also here, here
  5. February 15, 2008 - Defining cancer's genetic 'support network' - also here
  6. February 16, 2008 - Possible Cause Of Lymphoma Illuminated - also here, here
Background


Cohesin and gene expression

References:
  1. February 13, 2008 - 'Molecular Glue' Cohesin Acts As Regulator Of Gene Expression
Background


Addiction, dopamine, and the nucleus accumbens

References:
  1. February 13, 2008 - New findings show additional similarity between opiate and nicotine addiction - also here
Background


Oxytocin

References:
  1. February 14, 2008 - 'Love Hormone' Promotes Bonding: Could It Treat Anxiety?
Background


Amoeba, social behavior, and genes

References:
  1. February 14, 2008 - Microbial 'cheaters' help scientists ID 'social' genes
  2. February 18, 2008 - Cheating Is Easy For The Social Amoeba
Background, Background


Nuclear positioning and gene activation

References:
  1. February 15, 2008 - Location Matters, Even For Genes - also here, here
Background


Genetic code translation in bacteria

References:
  1. February 15, 2008 - A new control mechanism for genetic code translation discovered in bacteria - also here, here
Background


Stem cells and BMP signaling

References:
  1. February 15, 2008 - Protein maintains cross talk between cells that control hair growth - also here, here
Background


Wnt signaling and glaucoma

References:
  1. February 15, 2008 - Role identified for glaucoma gene and related signaling pathway - also here
  2. February 15, 2008 - Blinded by sFRP-1: A WNT signaling protein plays a key role in glaucoma
Background


Riboswitches

References:
  1. February 15, 2008 - Researchers make first direct observation of 3-D molecule folding in real time - also here
Background


Nanobiotechnology

References:
  1. February 15, 2008 - New Nanotube Findings Give Boost to Potential Biomedical Applications
  2. February 15, 2008 - Nanotechnology Advances Brain Cancer Detection and Therapy
Background


Intestinal bacteria and immune system development

References:
  1. February 16, 2008 - Gut microbes needed for immune development
Background, Background


Sleep in fruit flies and humans

References:
  1. February 16, 2008 - More evidence that flies sleep like people
Background


Characteristics of human cognition

References:
  1. February 17, 2008 - What Is The Cognitive Rift Between Humans And Other Animals?
Background


Retrograde communication between muscle cells and neurons

References:
  1. February 17, 2008 - Two-way Cell Talk Provides Clues About Neuromuscular Disease
Background


Sex differences in the brain's serotonin system

References:
  1. February 17, 2008 - Sex Differences In The Brain's Serotonin System - also here, here
Background


G protein signaling

References:
  1. February 17, 2008 - Discovery Of 'Overdrive' Protein Could Broaden Drug Design Options - also here
Background, Background


Extremophiles

References:
  1. February 17, 2008 - Extremophile Hunt Begins In Strange Antarctic Lake
Background


Cortisol and memory

References:
  1. February 17, 2008 - Stress hormone impacts memory, learning in diabetic rodents - also here
Background



Health and medicine


Avian flu

References:
  1. February 11, 2008 - Bird flu spreads to another Bangladesh district
  2. February 13, 2008 - Hong Kong disinfects markets after bird flu scare
  3. February 13, 2008 - Indonesian girl tests positive for bird flu
  4. February 16, 2008 - Indonesia reports 104th bird flu death
  5. February 16, 2008 - Indonesian teenager dies of bird flu
  6. February 16, 2008 - Bird Flu Kills Another Indonesian Boy - also here, here
  7. February 16, 2008 - Indonesia's Bird-Flu Death Toll at 140
  8. February 17, 2008 - Bird flu spreads to another Bangladesh district
Background


Cardiovascular disease

References:
  1. February 11, 2008 - Patients At Increased Risk Of Heart Attack Within 3 Months After Stopping Clopidogrel Therapy, Study Shows
  2. February 12, 2008 - Hostility Plus Depression Elevates Risk For Heart Disease - also here, here
  3. February 13, 2008 - Urinary Biomarkers For Coronary Disease Found
  4. February 13, 2008 - Setting Up A Roadblock For Atherosclerosis
  5. February 13, 2008 - Airport noise lifts blood pressure as you sleep
  6. February 14, 2008 - Cigarette Smoking Linked Heart Attacks In Early 50's For People With Common Gene Variant - also here, here
  7. February 14, 2008 - Cardiovascular disease is different for women
  8. February 14, 2008 - Brain Damage Occurs Within Minutes from the Onset of a Stroke, Study Reveals - also here
  9. February 15, 2008 - Women tea-drinkers have less plaque in arteries
  10. February 15, 2008 - Blood Pressure Drug May Also Reduce Risk Of Heart Attack, Stroke, Animal Study Suggests - also here, here
  11. February 16, 2008 - Strokes cause brain damage in three minutes, report scientists - also here
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. February 11, 2008 - Mild Alzheimer's Patients Show Rapid Decline In Financial Skills And Increased Vulnerability To Fraud, Over One Year
  2. February 12, 2008 - Iron Banded Worms Drying Out Of Blood Could Be Linked To Parkinson's And Alzheimer's - also here
  3. February 13, 2008 - Moss Protein Plays Role In Alzheimer's Disease, Researchers Believe - also here
Background


Cancer

References:
  1. February 11, 2008 - Why Certain Ovarian Cancers Develop Resistance To Platinum-based Chemotherapy - also here
  2. February 12, 2008 - Genentech's Avastin meets breast cancer study goal
  3. February 12, 2008 - Regular aspirin may lower colon cancer risk in men
  4. February 12, 2008 - BRCA type sways benefit of anti-cancer surgery
  5. February 12, 2008 - Smoking may raise risk of colon polyps
  6. February 12, 2008 - New Trial To Test Radiation-emitting Beads Against Advanced Liver Cancer - also here, here
  7. February 12, 2008 - HPV-positive Head And Neck Cancer Patients Fare Better Than HPV-negative Patients - also here
  8. February 12, 2008 - Biological Factors That May Drive Prostate Tumor Aggressiveness In African-American Men Found
  9. February 12, 2008 - Research team identifies novel anticancer drug from the sea - also here
  10. February 12, 2008 - Veterinary researchers study poultry virus as human cancer treatment
  11. February 13, 2008 - Skin cancer and colon cancer syndrome may be linked
  12. February 13, 2008 - Older men with prostate cancer can wait and see - also here
  13. February 13, 2008 - Skin cancer, colon cancer syndrome may be linked
  14. February 13, 2008 - Straight To The Tumor: Fusion Protein Targets INKT Immune Cells To Tumors
  15. February 13, 2008 - New Test Detects Early Stage Ovarian Cancer With 99 Percent Accuracy - also here
  16. February 13, 2008 - Men Who Are Continually Active At Work May Have Decreased Prostate Cancer Risk, Study Suggests - also here
  17. February 14, 2008 - Test can predict aggressive prostate cancer
  18. February 14, 2008 - Breast cancer risk linked with fertility timing
  19. February 14, 2008 - Benefit Of Cancer Prevention Surgery Differs Between Women With BRCA1 And BRCA2 Mutations - also here
  20. February 14, 2008 - Smokers might benefit from earlier colon cancer screening - also here
  21. February 14, 2008 - Researcher discovers new predictor of prostate cancer recurrence - also here
  22. February 14, 2008 - Delaying Prostate Care OK for Some Men - also here
  23. February 15, 2008 - Hair sample may provide breast cancer diagnosis - also here
  24. February 15, 2008 - Blood test detects ovarian cancer early
  25. February 15, 2008 - How DDT Metabolite Disrupts Breast Cancer Cells - also here, here
  26. February 15, 2008 - PSA Testing Can Predict Advanced Prostate Cancer, Study Shows - also here, here
  27. February 15, 2008 - Tumor-targeting viral therapy slows neuroblastoma, malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors
  28. February 16, 2008 - A Ray Of Sunshine In The Fight Against Cancer: Vitamin D May Help
  29. February 16, 2008 - Stress may increase a woman's risk of developing cervical cancer - also here
  30. February 16, 2008 - Stress may hit cancer virus fight
  31. February 18, 2008 - Being Overweight May Raise Cancer Risk - also here, here
Background


Diabetes

References:
  1. February 11, 2008 - Cure hope over diabetes therapy
Background


Autism

References:
  1. February 12, 2008 - Some Cases Of Autism May Be Traced To The Immune System Of Mothers During Pregnancy - also here
  2. February 12, 2008 - Prenatal Exposure To Maternal Antibodies Linked To Autistic Behaviors In Offspring
Background


Prions

References:
  1. February 12, 2008 - Prions Link Cholesterol To Neurodegeneration - also here, here
Background


Lifestyle and longevity

References:
  1. February 12, 2008 - Studies identify modifiable factors associated with exceptionally long life
  2. February 13, 2008 - How To Live To 100: Remain Independent, Avoid Disability, Research Suggests
  3. February 13, 2008 - Reaching 100 Is Easier Than Suspected - also here, here, here , here, here, here
Background


Stem cells

References:
  1. February 12, 2008 - Boy home after rare stem cell treatment
  2. February 13, 2008 - Functional Immune System Can Be Derived From Embryonic Stem Cells, Preliminary Study Finds - also here, here
  3. February 17, 2008 - From Stem Cells To Organs: The Bioengineering Challenge - also here
Background


Muscle fatigue and heart failure

References:
  1. February 12, 2008 - Leaky Muscle Cells Lead To Fatigue - also here
  2. February 12, 2008 - Fatigue relief drug's heart hope
  3. February 12, 2008 - Finding May Solve Riddle of Fatigue in Muscles
Background


Interferon augmentation

References:
  1. February 13, 2008 - Scientists see promise in new way to fight viruses - also here
  2. February 14, 2008 - Genetic Breakthrough Supercharges Immunity To Flu And Other Viruses - also here
  3. February 14, 2008 - Virus immunity 'created in lab'
Background


Multiple sclerosis

References:
  1. February 13, 2008 - Cancer drug slows multiple sclerosis progression - also here, here
  2. February 14, 2008 - MS therapy shows promise in test
  3. February 16, 2008 - Experimental MS Drug Shows Promise, Offers New Window On Disease, Study Shows - also here
  4. February 17, 2008 - Brain drug target discovery in MS
Background


Diabetes and cardiovascular disease

References:
  1. February 13, 2008 - International diabetes study contradicts U.S. trial
  2. February 14, 2008 - Aggressive diabetes treatment affirmed in new study
  3. February 15, 2008 - Major International Diabetes Study Does Not Confirm Increased Risk Of Death Reported By US Trial
  4. February 29, 2008 - ADVANCE diabetes trial results confirm no evidence of safety risk
Background, Background


Cancer vaccines

References:
  1. February 13, 2008 - Vaccine protects against prostate cancer in mice
  2. February 15, 2008 - Gene Therapy Protocol Activates Immune System In Patients With Leukemia, Study Shows - also here, here
  3. February 15, 2008 - Mesothelin engineered on virus-like particles provides treatment clues for pancreatic cancer - also here
Background, Background


AIDS

References:
  1. February 14, 2008 - HIV Persists In The Gut Despite Long-term HIV Therapy, Study Shows - also here, here
  2. February 14, 2008 - HIV can 'never be cured'
  3. February 15, 2008 - HIV vaccine research hits impasse
  4. February 17, 2008 - Experimental HIV Vaccine Gets A Boost From '70s-era Discovery - also here
Background


Metabolic syndrome

References:
  1. February 14, 2008 - Genes that conquered cold blamed for fat
  2. February 15, 2008 - Metabolic syndrome in kids likely to persist
  3. February 17, 2008 - Metabolic Syndrome Linked To Cold Tolerance
Background


Anthocyanins and obesity

References:
  1. February 14, 2008 - Natural Purple Pigments In Fruits, Vegetables And Berries, Such As Blueberries, May Help Prevent Obesity - also here
Background


Parkinson's disease

References:
  1. February 14, 2008 - New Deep Brain Stimulation Device For Parkinson's, Movement Disorders, Under Evaluation
Background


Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus

References:
  1. February 14, 2008 - Bacterial toxin closes gate on immune response, researchers discover - also here
  2. February 15, 2008 - Cholesterol drug strips staph of color, virulence - also here
  3. February 15, 2008 - Novel approach strips staph of virulence
  4. February 16, 2008 - New Approach May Render Disease-causing Staph Harmless - also here
Background, Background


Mitochondrial DNA mutations and aging

References:
  1. February 14, 2008 - Mitochondrial DNA mutations can cause degenerative heart and muscle disease - also here
Background


Lupus

References:
  1. February 14, 2008 - Blocked signals to immune cells extend their life and contribute to progression of lupus - also here
Background


Allergies and inflammatory diseases

References:
  1. February 14, 2008 - New target promises better asthma and allergy drugs
  2. February 15, 2008 - Toward Developing A New Class Of Asthma And Allergy Drugs - also here, here
Background


Obesity and cancer

References:
  1. February 14, 2008 - British researchers link obesity to more cancers
  2. February 15, 2008 - Obesity Growing to Be Top Cancer Cause - also here
  3. February 16, 2008 - Weighty Evidence
  4. February 18, 2008 - Obesity Increases Cancer Risk, Analysis Of Hundreds Of Studies Shows
Background, Background


Schizophrenia

References:
  1. February 15, 2008 - A genetic variant increases the risk of developing schizophrenia in women - also here
Background


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