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Volume 7, Number 17
April 28, 2008

Physical sciences and technology

Quantum computing
Methane and climate
Gamma-ray Large Area Telescope
Earthquakes
Fullerenes
Global warming
Fuel cells
Robotics
Decoherence in Bose-Einstein condensates
Dark matter
Black holes
Galaxy mergers
Optoelectronics
Quantum cryptography
Water on Mars
Superconductivity
Hydrogen storage
Gondwana break-up
Carbon nanotubes
Graphene
Quantum Hall effect
K/T mass extinction
Nanotechnology
Extrasolar planets
Striations in ocean currents

Life sciences

Intelligence and rhythmic accuracy
Cancer and stem cells
Calorie restriction and aging
Kinases without magnesium
Brain-imaging studies
Cancer biology
Drug addiction
Fusion of hematopoietic stem cells with neurons
Neurotransmitter receptors
Human Proteome Project
Automated enzyme generation
Stem cell tissue engineering
Calcification of phytoplankton
Environment and gene expression
Polyandry and mate selection
Plant proteomics
Vaccinia virus and the immune system
Epigenetic inheritance
Working memory
Innate immunity and NF-κB
Adiponectin
Early modern humans
Pluripotency and the polycomb complex
Speciation
Proteasomes and memory
Regulatory T cells
Reproductive control of lifespan and insulin signaling
Geometric structure of a genetic locus
MicroRNA and cancer
Recognition memory and synaptic plasticity
Neuron coordination for muscle control
Efficient coding and olfaction
G protein-coupled receptor signaling
Mitochondria and cell division
Inhibition of mTOR signaling

Health and medicine

Human metabolism map
Cancer
Avian flu
Cardiovascular disease
Drug delivery
Fat and health risks
Tuberculosis
Diabetes
AIDS
Anticholinergic drugs and dementia
Parkinson's disease
Malaria
Autism
Antidepressants
Antigenic cartography
Chocolate, cholesterol, and blood pressure
Alzheimer's disease
Inflammation, C-reactive protein, and cancer
Exercise and aging
Bipolar disorder
Prions
Stem cells
Depression
Hepatitis C
C-reactive protein, leptin, and metabolic disorders
Vaccine technology
Gene therapy



Physical sciences and technology


Quantum computing

References:
  1. April 21, 2008 - Quarter Electrons May Enable Exotic Quantum Computer
Background


Methane and climate

References:
  1. April 21, 2008 - Current Spike In Atmospheric Methane Mirrors Early Climate Change Events
  2. April 24, 2008 - Hints of methane's renewed rise
Background


Gamma-ray Large Area Telescope

References:
  1. April 21, 2008 - Powerful antenna attached to NASA's GLAST satellite
Background


Earthquakes

References:
  1. April 21, 2008 - First contact to earthquake zone
Background


Fullerenes

References:
  1. April 22, 2008 - Buckyballs give flash a boost
Background


Global warming

References:
  1. April 22, 2008 - Arctic Ice More Vulnerable To Sunny Weather, New Study Shows - also here, here
  2. April 23, 2008 - CO2, methane up sharply in 2007
  3. April 23, 2008 - Greenhouse Warming is Classical
  4. April 24, 2008 - Greenhouse Gases, Carbon Dioxide And Methane, Rise Sharply In 2007
  5. April 24, 2008 - Ozone Hole Recovery May Reshape Southern Hemisphere Climate Change And Amplify Antarctic Warming - also here, here
  6. April 24, 2008 - Greenhouse gases growing faster than ever, report says - also here
  7. April 24, 2008 - Greenhouse gas levels rose in 2007: US agency - also here
  8. April 25, 2008 - North Pole could be ice free in 2008
  9. April 27, 2008 - Human warming hobbles ancient climate cycle
  10. April 28, 2008 - Nature's carbon balance confirmed
Background


Fuel cells

References:
  1. April 22, 2008 - Platinum Nanocube Makes Hydrogen Fuel Cells Cheaper And More Efficient
Background


Robotics

References:
  1. April 22, 2008 - 'What Can I, Robot, Do With That?' - also here
  2. April 26, 2008 - Next Step In Robot Development Is Child's Play
Background


Decoherence in Bose-Einstein condensates

References:
  1. April 22, 2008 - Distinguishing decoherence in quantum systems
Background, Background


Dark matter

References:
  1. April 22, 2008 - Dark matter claims disputed
  2. April 23, 2008 - Mining for dark matter
  3. April 23, 2008 - Italian group claims to see dark matter - again
  4. April 29, 2008 - Searching for an Elusive Particle, Physicists Take a Shot in the Dark
  5. May 10, 2008 - Claimed dark matter find remains controversial
Background


Black holes

References:
  1. April 23, 2008 - Black hole plasma jet reveals twisted magnetic fields
  2. April 23, 2008 - Radio telescopes capture black hole mid-belch
  3. April 23, 2008 - Black Hole Plasma Jet Spotted Tracing Corkscrew Path
  4. April 23, 2008 - Follow That Cosmic Jet
  5. April 23, 2008 - Radio telescope reveals secrets of massive black hole
  6. April 23, 2008 - Astronomers get clear view of blazar
  7. April 24, 2008 - Black hole captured mid-belch
  8. April 24, 2008 - Secrets Of Massive Black Hole Unveiled: Workings Of Giant Galactic Particle Accelerators Discovered
  9. April 24, 2008 - Catching a Glimpse of a Black Hole's Fury
  10. April 24, 2008 - Black holes reveal more secrets
  11. April 28, 2008 - Powerful Black Hole Jet Explained
  12. April 29, 2008 - Examining the Throat of a Black-Hole Jet
Background, Background


Galaxy mergers

References:
  1. April 23, 2008 - Hubble telescope reveals a zoo of galaxy mergers
  2. April 23, 2008 - Hubble telescope captures crashing galaxies
  3. April 23, 2008 - Hubble's Colliding Galaxies
  4. April 24, 2008 - Hubble Photographs Dozens of Colliding Galaxies
  5. April 24, 2008 - Space institute reveals galactic 'interactions'
  6. April 24, 2008 - A Portfolio of Colliding Galaxies
  7. April 24, 2008 - 'When Galaxies Collide'- 59 New Hubble Images Released
  8. April 27, 2008 - Dramatic Collisions Trigger Bursts Of Star Formation - also here, here
Background


Optoelectronics

References:
  1. April 23, 2008 - Photoluminescence In Nano-needles - also here
  2. April 24, 2008 - Creating Faster Integrated Circuits by Slowing Light
  3. April 27, 2008 - Light Research Opens Door For Optical Storage And Computing - also here, here
Background


Quantum cryptography

References:
  1. April 23, 2008 - Secure Communications Via Space - also here
Background


Water on Mars

References:
  1. April 23, 2008 - Glaciers Reveal Martian Climate Has Been Recently Active - also here, here
  2. April 24, 2008 - Mars Features Resemble Hydrothermal Springs
  3. April 28, 2008 - Mars Photos Appear to Show Dry Hot Springs
Background


Superconductivity

References:
  1. April 23, 2008 - Phonons fail to explain high-temperature superconductivity
Background


Hydrogen storage

References:
  1. April 24, 2008 - Silicon Nanotubes For Hydrogen Storage In Fuel Cell Vehicles - also here
Background


Gondwana break-up

References:
  1. April 24, 2008 - Mystery Of Ancient Supercontinent's Demise Revealed
Background


Carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. April 24, 2008 - Nanotubes Grown Straight In Large Numbers - also here, here
  2. April 24, 2008 - 'Buckypaper' stretches in a strange way
  3. April 25, 2008 - New Properties Discovered for Nanotube Sheets
Background


Graphene

References:
  1. April 24, 2008 - Simulations may explain nanoparticles 'pinned' to graphene - also here
Background


Quantum Hall effect

References:
  1. April 25, 2008 - Exotic Quantum State Of Matter Discovered - also here, here
Background, Background


K/T mass extinction

References:
  1. April 25, 2008 - Refining the date of the K/T boundary and the dinosaur extinction
Background


Nanotechnology

References:
  1. April 26, 2008 - First Transistor Using Nanotechnology Is 50 Times More Energy Efficient Than Current Models
Background


Extrasolar planets

References:
  1. April 26, 2008 - Plan To Identify Watery Earth-like Planets Develops - also here, here
Background


Striations in ocean currents

References:
  1. April 26, 2008 - Scientists Reveal Presence Of Ocean Current 'Stripes' - also here
  2. April 28, 2008 - The Oceans Finally Show Their Stripes
Background



Life sciences


Intelligence and rhythmic accuracy

References:
  1. April 21, 2008 - Intelligence And Rhythmic Accuracy Go Hand In Hand
Background


Cancer and stem cells

References:
  1. April 21, 2008 - Stem Cells: The Role Of Cancer-initiating Cells In Diagnosis And Treatment
  2. April 24, 2008 - Stem Cell Type Supposed To Be Crucial For Angiogenesis And Cancer Growth Does Not Exist? - also here
Background, Background


Calorie restriction and aging

References:
  1. April 21, 2008 - How Dietary Restriction Slows Down Aging
Background, Background


Kinases without magnesium

References:
  1. April 21, 2008 - Protein shows talent for improvisation
Background


Brain-imaging studies

References:
  1. April 22, 2008 - Drudgery really does numb the brain
  2. April 22, 2008 - Dull jobs really do numb the mind
  3. April 22, 2008 - Brain patterns predict mistakes
  4. April 22, 2008 - Brain reacts to fairness as it does to money and chocolate
  5. April 23, 2008 - Brain region lights up for power and profit
  6. April 23, 2008 - Praise as good as cash to brain: study
  7. April 23, 2008 - A Head for Social Hierarchy
  8. April 23, 2008 - Praise = money?
  9. April 24, 2008 - For the Brain, Cash Is Good, Status Is Better
  10. April 24, 2008 - Praise or cash? Your brain doesn't care
  11. April 24, 2008 - Human Brain Appears 'Hard-wired' For Hierarchy
  12. April 24, 2008 - Reputation And Money: New Insights Into How The Brain Processes Social, Economic Reward
Background


Cancer biology

References:
  1. April 22, 2008 - Effective Cancer Immune Therapy Through Order In The Blood Vessels - also here, here
  2. April 22, 2008 - Cancer Cells Spread By Releasing 'Bubbles', According To New Study - also here
  3. April 24, 2008 - Scientists Discover A Mechanism That Can Send Cells On The Road To Cancer - also here
  4. April 25, 2008 - Viruses May Play A Role In Lung Cancer Development - also here, here
  5. April 25, 2008 - Viruses found in lung tumours
Background


Drug addiction

References:
  1. April 22, 2008 - Rat Study Suggests Why Teens Get Hooked On Cocaine More Easily Than Adults - also here, here
Background


Fusion of hematopoietic stem cells with neurons

References:
  1. April 22, 2008 - Inflammation Triggers Cell Fusions That Could Protect Neurons, Research Shows - also here
Background, Background


Neurotransmitter receptors

References:
  1. April 22, 2008 - Data Transfer In The Brain: Newfound Mechanism Enables Reliable Transmission Of Neuronal Information
Background


Human Proteome Project

References:
  1. April 23, 2008 - Biologists initiate plan to map human proteome
Background


Automated enzyme generation

References:
  1. April 23, 2008 - Evolution on a chip
Background


Stem cell tissue engineering

References:
  1. April 23, 2008 - Be still my beating stem cell heart
  2. April 23, 2008 - Embryonic stem cells coaxed into key heart cells
  3. April 23, 2008 - Heart Derived Stem Cells Develop Into Heart Muscle - also here, here
  4. April 23, 2008 - Beating heart tissue grown in lab
  5. April 24, 2008 - Advance made in growing heart cells
  6. April 24, 2008 - Heart cells cultured in the lab
Background, Background


Calcification of phytoplankton

References:
  1. April 23, 2008 - Increasing Levels Of Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Cause A Rise In Ocean Plankton Calcification
  2. April 28, 2008 - Chalk one up for coccolithophores
Background


Environment and gene expression

References:
  1. April 23, 2008 - Nurture Over Nature: Certain Genes Are Turned On Or Off By Geography And Lifestyle, Study Suggests - also here
Background


Polyandry and mate selection

References:
  1. April 23, 2008 - Variety Is The Spice Of Life: Too Many Males, Too Little Time... - also here
Background


Plant proteomics

References:
  1. April 24, 2008 - Plant proteins mapped
Background


Vaccinia virus and the immune system

References:
  1. April 24, 2008 - Study shows how smallpox virus tricks healthy cells
  2. April 25, 2008 - Dirty Rotten Poxviruses
  3. April 25, 2008 - A step forward in virology - also here
Background, Background


Epigenetic inheritance

References:
  1. April 24, 2008 - Mechanism Of Epigenetic Inheritance Clarified - also here, here
Background


Working memory

References:
  1. April 24, 2008 - Psychologists Demonstrate Simplicity Of Working Memory - also here, here
Background


Innate immunity and NF-κB

References:
  1. April 24, 2008 - Researchers Link Master Regulator Of Innate Immunity To The Hypoxic Response - also here, here
Background


Adiponectin

References:
  1. April 24, 2008 - Fat-cell Hormone Linked To Kidney Disease - also here
Background


Early modern humans

References:
  1. April 24, 2008 - Human line 'nearly split in two'
  2. April 24, 2008 - Study says near extinction threatened people 70,00 years ago - also here, here
  3. April 25, 2008 - Early Human Populations Evolved Separately For 100,000 Years - also here, here
  4. May 16, 2008 - 'Mitochondrial Eve' Research: Humanity Was Genetically Divided For 100,000 Years - also here
Background


Pluripotency and the polycomb complex

References:
  1. April 24, 2008 - The black box of pluripotency
Background


Speciation

References:
  1. April 25, 2008 - Salamanders formed new species despite interbreeding
Background


Proteasomes and memory

References:
  1. April 25, 2008 - New Finding On How Memory Is Formed And Stored - also here
Background


Regulatory T cells

References:
  1. April 25, 2008 - Specialized White Blood Cells Coordinate First Responders To Viral Infection - also here
Background


Reproductive control of lifespan and insulin signaling

References:
  1. April 25, 2008 - Eliminating Germline Lengthens Fly Lifespan: Does Reproductive System Affect Human Aging? - also here
Background


Geometric structure of a genetic locus

References:
  1. April 25, 2008 - First 3-D Image Of Antibody Gene Shown
Background


MicroRNA and cancer

References:
  1. April 25, 2008 - Tumor Growth Blocked In Leukemia Animal Model: Two Suppressor Molecules Affect 70 Genes In Leukemia - also here
Background, Background


Recognition memory and synaptic plasticity

References:
  1. April 25, 2008 - Major Step Forward In Understanding How Memory Works
Background


Neuron coordination for muscle control

References:
  1. April 25, 2008 - Study Breaks Ground In Revealing How Neurons Generate Movement - also here
Background


Efficient coding and olfaction

References:
  1. April 25, 2008 - Researchers apply efficient coding principle to sense of smell - also here
Background


G protein-coupled receptor signaling

References:
  1. April 27, 2008 - Proteins That Stop A Major Signaling Pathway Can Also Generate New Proteins - also here, here
Background


Mitochondria and cell division

References:
  1. April 27, 2008 - Yeast Gives Rise To New Concept: Cell Fuel Is 'Brains' Behind Division - also here, here
Background


Inhibition of mTOR signaling

References:
  1. April 27, 2008 - Ancient Signaling Pathway Tells Cells To Conserve Energy When Food Is Scarce - also here
Background, Background, Background



Health and medicine


Human metabolism map

References:
  1. April 21, 2008 - World map of metabolism finds blood pressure clues
  2. April 21, 2008 - Causes of disease can be revealed by metabolic fingerprinting - also here
Background, Background


Cancer

References:
  1. April 21, 2008 - Kidney cancer may be linked to multiple myeloma - also here
  2. April 21, 2008 - Melanoma on scalp, neck most deadly, study finds
  3. April 21, 2008 - Cholesterol drugs destroy esophageal cancer cells
  4. April 21, 2008 - New Technologies Offer More Accurate Means Of Diagnosis And Monitoring Cancer
  5. April 21, 2008 - Breast cancers behave differently before and after the age of 70
  6. April 21, 2008 - Masturbation may prevent prostate cancer - also here
  7. April 21, 2008 - Survival rates appear lower for scalp and neck melanoma than for other sites
  8. April 22, 2008 - Cisplatin not effective in anal cancer trial: study
  9. April 22, 2008 - Chemotherapy Drug Fails To Improve Disease-free Survival; Results In More Colostomies
  10. April 22, 2008 - Mammography benefits may have no age limit
  11. April 22, 2008 - Mammography may be beneficial to all women, regardless of age - also here, here
  12. April 22, 2008 - Most Lethal Melanomas Are On Scalp And Neck
  13. April 22, 2008 - Survival rates appear lower for scalp and neck melanoma than for other sites - also here
  14. April 22, 2008 - Pap Smears Still Needed, more interest in new tests, too - also here
  15. April 23, 2008 - Melanoma Lurks In Larger Skin Lesions, Study Shows - also here, here
  16. April 23, 2008 - Potential Viral Therapy Weapon For Difficult Cancers Is Safe And Effective In Study - also here
  17. April 23, 2008 - Women 80 and Older Benefit from Mammography, but Few Are Screened - also here
  18. April 23, 2008 - Study finds cisplatin less effective than standard treatment for patients with anal cancer
  19. April 24, 2008 - New Cell Targets For Preventing Growth Of Breast And Other Tumors Identified - also here, here, here
  20. April 24, 2008 - Primary Driver Of Stomach Cancer Development Identified - also here
  21. April 25, 2008 - Food dyes may protect against cancer
  22. April 25, 2008 - Early-onset osteoporosis linked to cancer risk
  23. April 25, 2008 - Method For Clamping Down On A Cancer-promoting Enzyme Discovered
  24. April 25, 2008 - Structure Of Protein That Repairs Damage To Cancer Cells Revealed - also here
  25. April 25, 2008 - Coffee May Protect Against Breast Cancer, Study Shows
  26. April 25, 2008 - New lymphoma therapies targets diverse and difficult cancer - also here, here
  27. April 25, 2008 - Mutation database helps personalized treatment of lung cancer - also here
  28. April 25, 2008 - Breast cancer subtypes originate from different biological pathways - also here
  29. April 26, 2008 - Cancer Immunotherapy Reduces Risk Of Relapse After Surgery, Study Shows - also here
  30. April 26, 2008 - New Genetic Techniques To Combat Lung Cancer - also here, here
  31. April 27, 2008 - Protein test predicts invasive breast cancer
Background


Avian flu

References:
  1. April 21, 2008 - South Korea has new bird flu case
  2. April 21, 2008 - South Korea checks soldier for bird flu infection
  3. April 22, 2008 - Bird flu resurfaces in northeast India
  4. April 23, 2008 - How to Clip Bird Flu's Wings
Background


Cardiovascular disease

References:
  1. April 21, 2008 - Mutation Makes Good Medicine
  2. April 21, 2008 - Genetic variant mimics effect of heart failure medications
  3. April 21, 2008 - Heart defense is in the genes
  4. April 23, 2008 - Many African-Americans Have A Gene That Prolongs Life After Heart Failure - also here
  5. April 23, 2008 - Developmental Changes In Adolescence Raise Men's Heart Disease Risk, Study Shows - also here
  6. April 23, 2008 - Novel Way To Prevent Cardiac Fibrosis Identified - also here
  7. April 23, 2008 - How Exercise Changes Structure And Function Of Heart - also here
  8. April 23, 2008 - Pistachios reduce inflammation, cardiovascular disease factors
  9. April 24, 2008 - Healthy diet cuts teens' blood pressure
  10. April 24, 2008 - Mitochondrial dysfunction and redox signaling in atrial tachyarrhythmia
  11. April 25, 2008 - Gender difference in heart risks starts early
  12. April 25, 2008 - Opening a channel for salt retention
  13. April 25, 2008 - Mapping the genetic locus for triglycerides - also here
Background


Drug delivery

References:
  1. April 22, 2008 - Stomach-proof gel hints at jab-free diabetes treatment
  2. April 22, 2008 - Gel-like Material Shows Promise As Oral Insulin Pill For Diabetes - also here
  3. April 28, 2008 - Insulin pill could replace injections for diabetes
  4. May 2, 2008 - Insulin pills could cut the need for needles
Background, Background


Fat and health risks

References:
  1. April 22, 2008 - Large waist may raise death risk for women
Background, Background, Background


Tuberculosis

References:
  1. April 22, 2008 - Research Priorities To Fight Drug-resistant Tuberculosis Described - also here, here
  2. April 27, 2008 - Common Vitamin And Other Micronutrient Supplements Reduce Risks Of TB Recurrence, Study Suggests - also here
Background


Diabetes

References:
  1. April 22, 2008 - One Reason Why Curative Transplants Might Fail In Type 1 Diabetics
  2. April 23, 2008 - Blood pressure in diabetic kids needs watching
  3. April 24, 2008 - Natural enzyme linked to heart risk in diabetics
  4. April 25, 2008 - 'Low glycemic' diet helpful in diabetic youth
  5. April 26, 2008 - Important Markers Of High Risk Of Type 2 Diabetes Identified - also here, here
Background


AIDS

References:
  1. April 22, 2008 - Uncovering The Secret Ways Of HIV: The HIV Protein Nef Impairs Blood Cell Development
  2. April 24, 2008 - HIV vaccine research: crisis of faith?
  3. April 25, 2008 - Scientists lose hope over AIDS vaccine
Background


Anticholinergic drugs and dementia

References:
  1. April 22, 2008 - Using Anti-cholinergic Drugs May Increase Cognitive Decline In Older People
Background


Parkinson's disease

References:
  1. April 22, 2008 - Advanced MRI Studies Provide New Insight On Early Parkinson's Disease
Background


Malaria

References:
  1. April 22, 2008 - Mutation In Human Gene Helps Protect Against Fatal Malaria - also here, here
  2. April 25, 2008 - Malaria fight hinges on drug first used by Vietcong
  3. April 25, 2008 - Discovery To Hasten New Malaria Treatments, Vaccines For Children - also here
  4. April 27, 2008 - Elusive Protein Protects Malaria Parasite From Heme - also here
Background


Autism

References:
  1. April 22, 2008 - Vaccine Injury Case Offers a Clue to the Causes of Autism
  2. April 23, 2008 - Gamers show Asperger's traits
  3. April 24, 2008 - Neurofeedback May Help 'Retrain' Brainwaves In Children With Autism
  4. April 25, 2008 - Autism Risk Linked To Distance From Power Plants, Other Mercury-releasing Sources
  5. April 26, 2008 - Surprising Language Abilities In Children With Autism - also here, here
Background


Antidepressants

References:
  1. April 23, 2008 - When one antidepressant doesn't work, another may
Background


Antigenic cartography

References:
  1. April 23, 2008 - Maps Point the Way to Fighting the Flu Virus
Background


Chocolate, cholesterol, and blood pressure

References:
  1. April 23, 2008 - Chocolate Bar Shown To Lower Cholesterol - also here
Background, Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. April 23, 2008 - One Protein, Opposite Effects: Beneficial In Alzheimer's Disease, Detrimental To Some Forms Of Dementia - also here
  2. April 23, 2008 - New Insight Into The Development Of Alzheimer's Disease - also here
  3. April 24, 2008 - German team finds new way to fight Alzheimer's
  4. April 25, 2008 - Anesthesia And Alzheimer's Disease - also here, here
Background


Inflammation, C-reactive protein, and cancer

References:
  1. April 23, 2008 - Protein That Helps Predict Prostate Cancer Survival Identified - also here
Background, Background


Exercise and aging

References:
  1. April 24, 2008 - Aerobic exercise helps turn back biological clock
Background


Bipolar disorder

References:
  1. April 24, 2008 - Benefits Of Omega-3s Still Unclear For Bipolar Disorder
Background


Prions

References:
  1. April 24, 2008 - First Atomic-level Look At A Protein That Causes Brain Disease
Background


Stem cells

References:
  1. April 24, 2008 - Menstrual Blood: A Valuable Source Of Multipotential Stem Cells? - also here
Background


Depression

References:
  1. April 24, 2008 - Laser Dissection Of Depression In The Brain
  2. April 24, 2008 - Risk of depression dims hope for anti-addiction pills - also here, here
  3. April 25, 2008 - Smokers Have A 41 Percent Higher Risk Of Suffering Depression - also here, here
Background


Hepatitis C

References:
  1. April 25, 2008 - Positive Findings In Treating Patients With Advanced Hepatitis C, Study Shows - also here, here
Background


C-reactive protein, leptin, and metabolic disorders

References:
  1. April 25, 2008 - Metabolic Genes Tied To Inflammatory Predictor Of Heart Disease And Stroke Risk - also here
Background, Background, Background, Background


Vaccine technology

References:
  1. April 25, 2008 - New technology for boosting vaccine efficiency - also here
Background


Gene therapy

References:
  1. April 25, 2008 - Blind mice see the light
  2. April 27, 2008 - Gene therapy improves sight in near-blind patients
  3. April 27, 2008 - Gene therapy 'aids youth's sight'
  4. April 28, 2008 - Gene therapy success 'reverses' blindness
  5. April 28, 2008 - Gene therapy treats blindness
  6. April 28, 2008 - Gene Therapy Improves Sight of Four Patients
  7. April 28, 2008 - Gene therapy helps blind see the light
  8. April 28, 2008 - Gene Therapy Improves Vision In Nearly Blind Patients - also here
  9. April 28, 2008 - Gene therapy helps several blind patients see better
  10. April 28, 2008 - Gene Therapy Experiments Improve Vision in Nearly Blind - also here, here, here
  11. April 29, 2008 - Vision Partially Restored In Blind Mice
Background


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