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Volume 8, Number 20
May 18, 2009

Physical sciences and technology

Planck and Herschel telescopes
Virtual reality
Hydrogen storage
Global warming
Equivalence principle test
Ocean circulation
Graphene
Nanotechnology
Water on Mars
Blazars
Quantum computing
Terahertz technology
Extrasolar planets
Carbon nanotubes
K-T mass extinction
Superconductivity
Graphene-carbon nanotubes
Silicates in protoplanetary disks
James Webb Space Telescope
Artificial intelligence
Robotics
Fuel cells
Active galaxies
Cosmic rays
Sea level rise
Mott insulators
Dark matter
Quantum spin Hall effect
Inflation and gravitational waves

Life sciences

Belligerence and reproductive success
Evolutionary developmental biology
Smallpox, NF-κB, and the immune sytem
Photosynthesis
Archaebacteria
Genomics
Cancer genomics
Exobiology
Estrogen, caspase-12, and inflammatory response
Mitochondrial defects
Origins of RNA
Microbial small RNA
Neanderthals
Interleukin-21 and T cell crosstalk
Epigenetics
WIP1, NF-κB, and inflammation
MicroRNA and embryonic development
Circadian rhythm
Mitochondiral dysfunction and aging
Viroids

Neuroscience, psychology, and behavior

Daydreaming and problem solving
Brain-imaging studies
FGF2 and anxiety
Movement and problem solving
Decision making and learning
Schizophrenia
Cocaine, addiction, sirtuins, the nucleus accumbens, and gene expression
Animal intelligence
Sonic hedgehog and axon development

Health and medicine

Cancer
Cancer biology
Cardiovascular disease
Tissue engineering
Diabetes
Stem cells
Alzheimer's disease
Gene therapy
Vaccines
Mathematical modeling of cancer
MicroRNA and cancer
T cell exhaustion, AIDS, and hepatitis C
Modeling immune response to influenza
Resveratrol
Parkinson's disease
Obesity
Avian flu
Polypharmacology
AIDS
Cancer stem cells
Tuberculosis
SiRNA drug delivery



Physical sciences and technology


Planck and Herschel telescopes

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - Telescopes set to launch
  2. May 11, 2009 - Planck Satellite ready to measure the Big Bang
  3. May 11, 2009 - Supercooled and supersized technologies aboard Herschel and Planck
  4. May 12, 2009 - Telescopes to probe the dawn of time
  5. May 12, 2009 - Planck 'Time Machine' to Study Big Bang
  6. May 12, 2009 - Powerful Herschel Telescope to See Cold, Early Universe
  7. May 12, 2009 - New European Telescopes to Peer into Obscure Cosmic Corners
  8. May 13, 2009 - Let the Planet Hunt Begin
  9. May 13, 2009 - Herschel And Planck Flight Dynamics: It Really Is Rocket Science
  10. May 13, 2009 - Two Spacecraft Set to Probe the Early Universe's Mysteries
  11. May 14, 2009 - Planck and Herschel to Probe Inflation and Starbirth
  12. May 14, 2009 - Ariane rocket launches two space observatories
  13. May 14, 2009 - Herschel and Planck space telescopes lift off
  14. May 14, 2009 - Calar Alto Mirrors In Space
  15. May 14, 2009 - Europe launches cosmic explorers
  16. May 14, 2009 - Telescopes ready for rocket ride
  17. May 14, 2009 - Lift-off for European telescopes
  18. May 14, 2009 - Two pioneering telescopes blast into space
  19. May 15, 2009 - Space trio to give sharper view of cosmos
  20. May 15, 2009 - Herschel, Planck cosmic explorers in flight: stunning images from ground and space
  21. May 15, 2009 - European scientists launch new space telescope
  22. May 15, 2009 - Herschel telescope, Planck observatory go into orbit
Background, Background, Background


Virtual reality

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - When virtual reality feels real - also here
Background


Hydrogen storage

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - High-pressure compound could be key to hydrogen-powered vehicles - also here
Background


Global warming

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - Scientists: No link cloud coverage and global warming - also here
  2. May 12, 2009 - Any way you slice it, warming climate is affecting Cascades snowpack - also here
  3. May 13, 2009 - Global Warming Inadvertently Curbed In Past By Lead Pollution, Scientists Find
  4. May 14, 2009 - A new insight into the decline of the Arctic sea ice cover - also here
  5. May 17, 2009 - First direct observations of biological particles in high-altitude ice clouds - also here
  6. May 18, 2009 - Cloud ice crystals carry biological matter: research
  7. May 18, 2009 - Researchers find bacteria in clouds
Background


Equivalence principle test

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - Equivalence principle in space test - also here
Background


Ocean circulation

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - Unique Survey Of Ocean Climate May Improve Climate Predictions
  2. May 13, 2009 - Ocean Circulation Doesn't Work As Expected - also here
  3. June 1, 2009 - Arctic seawater flows south along an unexpected route
Background


Graphene

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - Faster Computers, Electronic Devices Possible After Scientists Create Large-area Graphene On Copper
  2. May 11, 2009 - Large graphene samples could boost carbon electronics
  3. May 14, 2009 - Graphene Yields Secrets to Its Extraordinary Properties - also here
  4. May 17, 2009 - Enabling graphene-based technology via chemical functionalization
Background


Nanotechnology

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - New Nanocrystals Show Potential For Cheap Lasers, New Lighting
  2. May 14, 2009 - Discovery of non-blinking semiconductor nanocrystals advances their applications - also here
  3. May 15, 2009 - Putting Photons to Work
  4. May 15, 2009 - Self-assembly Of Building Blocks Of DNA Can Now Be Easily Controlled
Background


Water on Mars

References:
  1. May 12, 2009 - Recent Rivers on the Red Planet
  2. May 14, 2009 - Rivers Might Have Flowed Recently on Mars
Background


Blazars

References:
  1. May 12, 2009 - Blazars shed light on black hole physics
Background


Quantum computing

References:
  1. May 12, 2009 - Ion trap quantum computing
Background


Terahertz technology

References:
  1. May 12, 2009 - Terahertz Waves Are Effective Probes For Integrated Circuit Heat Barriers
Background


Extrasolar planets

References:
  1. May 12, 2009 - New Way Of Reading Light With Help Locate Earth-like Planets Around Other Stars
  2. May 15, 2009 - Kepler Spacecraft Begins Search For Other Earth-like Worlds
Background


Carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. May 12, 2009 - Nano-lamp illuminates quantum-classical boundary
  2. May 14, 2009 - Controllable double quantum dots and Klein tunneling in nanotubes
  3. May 14, 2009 - New Nanotube Coating Enables Novel Laser Power Meter
Background


K-T mass extinction

References:
  1. May 13, 2009 - Asteroid impact may have gassed Earth
Background


Superconductivity

References:
  1. May 13, 2009 - Europium discovery: New element found to be a superconductor - also here
  2. May 20, 2009 - Europium's superconductivity demonstrated
Background


Graphene-carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. May 13, 2009 - Researchers develop new method for producing transparent conductors - also here
Background


Silicates in protoplanetary disks

References:
  1. May 13, 2009 - Spitzer Catches Star Cooking Up Comet Crystals - also here
  2. May 13, 2009 - Comet crystals created in stellar burps
Background


James Webb Space Telescope

References:
  1. May 13, 2009 - James Webb Space Telescope unfolds by animation
Background


Artificial intelligence

References:
  1. May 13, 2009 - Game theory and machine learning offer better bidding strategies
Background


Robotics

References:
  1. May 13, 2009 - Lost robot crosses city by asking directions
  2. May 14, 2009 - Robot Navigates City by Asking for Directions
Background


Fuel cells

References:
  1. May 14, 2009 - Cheaper fuel cell catalyst
  2. May 14, 2009 - Going platinum: New catalyst could boost cleaner fuel use - also here
Background


Active galaxies

References:
  1. May 14, 2009 - An Intriguing, Glowing Galaxy
Background, Background


Cosmic rays

References:
  1. May 14, 2009 - Cosmic-ray electron spectrum
Background


Sea level rise

References:
  1. May 14, 2009 - Melting threat from West Antarctic Ice Sheet less than previously believed - also here
  2. May 14, 2009 - Antarctic input to rising oceans 'overestimated'
  3. May 14, 2009 - Ice sheet melt threat reassessed
  4. May 14, 2009 - Flood risk from Antarctic ice 'overestimated'
  5. May 14, 2009 - Study Halves Prediction of Rising Seas
  6. May 14, 2009 - Researchers scale back forecast of sea level rise
Background, Background


Mott insulators

References:
  1. May 14, 2009 - Mott insulator stores light
Background


Dark matter

References:
  1. May 15, 2009 - Dark Matter or Pulsars? Fermi is on the Case
Background


Quantum spin Hall effect

References:
  1. May 15, 2009 - Super-efficient Transistor Material Predicted
Background


Inflation and gravitational waves

References:
  1. May 15, 2009 - QUIET team to deploy new gravity-wave probe in June
Background, Background



Life sciences


Belligerence and reproductive success

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - Making war not love
  2. May 11, 2009 - Sometimes, Nice Guys Finish First
  3. May 11, 2009 - Warriors do not always get the girl - also here
Background, Background


Evolutionary developmental biology

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - Dogs, maybe not, but old genes can learn new tricks
Background, Background


Smallpox, NF-κB, and the immune sytem

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - Scientists discover how smallpox may derail human immune system - also here
Background, Background


Photosynthesis

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - Pliable proteins keep photosynthesis on the light path
Background


Archaebacteria

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - New Species Thrives In Extremely High Temperature And Pressure
Background


Genomics

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - Random Picks Better Than Complicated Process In Gene Identification
Background


Cancer genomics

References:
  1. May 12, 2009 - Exome sequencing takes centre stage in cancer profiling
Background, Background


Exobiology

References:
  1. May 12, 2009 - Life in the universe? Almost certainly. Intelligence? Maybe not
  2. May 16, 2009 - Telescopes poised to spot air-breathing aliens
Background


Estrogen, caspase-12, and inflammatory response

References:
  1. May 12, 2009 - Women have a more powerful immune system than men - also here
  2. May 13, 2009 - Women 'fight off disease better'
Background


Mitochondrial defects

References:
  1. May 12, 2009 - Gene May 'Bypass' Disease-linked Mitochondrial Defects
Background


Origins of RNA

References:
  1. May 13, 2009 - How RNA got started
  2. May 13, 2009 - RNA world easier to make
  3. May 13, 2009 - Life's First Spark Re-Created in the Laboratory
  4. May 13, 2009 - Chemist Shows How RNA Can Be the Starting Point for Life
  5. May 13, 2009 - Chemists see first building blocks to life on Earth
  6. May 13, 2009 - Molecule of life emerges from laboratory slime
  7. May 14, 2009 - New clue to origins of life on Earth
Background, Background


Microbial small RNA

References:
  1. May 13, 2009 - Big ocean, small RNAs
  2. May 13, 2009 - RNA surprise with microbial ocean catch
  3. May 14, 2009 - Small RNAs yield great amounts of data from ocean microbe samples - also here
Background, Background


Neanderthals

References:
  1. May 14, 2009 - Neandertals sophisticated and fearless hunters - also here
Background


Epigenetics

References:
  1. May 14, 2009 - Scientists develop tool to study a deadly parasite’s histone code
Background


WIP1, NF-κB, and inflammation

References:
  1. May 14, 2009 - Key protein regulating inflammation may prove relevant to controlling sepsis - also here
Background


MicroRNA and embryonic development

References:
  1. May 15, 2009 - For different species, different functions for embryonic microRNAs - also here
Background, Background


Circadian rhythm

References:
  1. May 15, 2009 - Circadian rhythms studies reveal new temperature regulator and track clock protein across a day - also here
Background


Mitochondiral dysfunction and aging

References:
  1. May 15, 2009 - Role for CISD2 gene in human disease and lifespan control - also here
Background


Viroids

References:
  1. May 17, 2009 - Viroids: Molecular Vestiges Of The RNA World
Background



Neuroscience, psychology, and behavior


Daydreaming and problem solving

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - Brain's problem-solving function at work when we daydream - also here
  2. May 13, 2009 - Daydreamers might solve problems faster
  3. May 13, 2009 - Surprise! Daydreaming Really Works the Brain
  4. May 14, 2009 - Daydreamers might solve problems faster
Background, Background


Brain-imaging studies

References:
  1. May 12, 2009 - Meditation increases brain gray matter - also here
  2. May 12, 2009 - Age-related difficulty recognizing words predicted by brain differences
  3. May 14, 2009 - Can you see the emotions I hear? Study says yes - also here
  4. May 14, 2009 - Emotional speech leaves 'signature' on the brain
  5. May 15, 2009 - Brain's organization switches as children become adults - also here
Background


FGF2 and anxiety

References:
  1. May 12, 2009 - Brain chemical may play key role in anxiety
  2. May 12, 2009 - Brain chemical reduces anxiety, increases survival of new cells - also here
Background


Movement and problem solving

References:
  1. May 12, 2009 - Body movements can influence problem solving - also here
Background


Decision making and learning

References:
  1. May 13, 2009 - Brain research shows past experience is invaluable for complex decision making - also here
Background, Background


Schizophrenia

References:
  1. May 13, 2009 - Cognition already seriously impaired in first episode of schizophrenia - also here
Background


Cocaine, addiction, sirtuins, the nucleus accumbens, and gene expression

References:
  1. May 13, 2009 - Cocaine-linked genes enhance behavioral effects of addiction - also here
Background


Animal intelligence

References:
  1. May 14, 2009 - Monkeys found to wonder what might have been - also here
  2. May 14, 2009 - Monkeys Ponder What Could Have Been
Background


Sonic hedgehog and axon development

References:
  1. May 15, 2009 - Identification of a key molecular pathway required for brain neural circuit formation - also here
Background



Health and medicine


Cancer

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - Weight 'fuels preventable cancer'
  2. May 11, 2009 - City-dwellers have higher risk of late-stage cancer than rural residents - also here
  3. May 11, 2009 - Study finds iron levels not predictive of survival for form of blood cancer - also here
  4. May 11, 2009 - Surgery improves survival for prostate cancer patients younger than 50 - also here
  5. May 12, 2009 - Formaldehyde raises risk of deadly cancers: study
  6. May 12, 2009 - Abnormal cells in cervix raise cancer risk: study
  7. May 12, 2009 - Women with previous abnormal cervical cells at higher risk for recurrence and invasive cancer - also here
  8. May 12, 2009 - Worldwide success in treatment of liver tumors - also here
  9. May 12, 2009 - Compact cancer-therapy particle-delivery system patented
  10. May 12, 2009 - Genetic Research Work Opens Up New Horizons To The Design Of Customized Medicines Against Breast Cancer
  11. May 12, 2009 - Study links formaldehyde to more common cancers
  12. May 13, 2009 - Early Xeloda does not help in breast cancer: study
  13. May 13, 2009 - Novel therapy may prove effective in treatment of 30 percent of cancers - also here
  14. May 13, 2009 - Implant monitors tumors
  15. May 13, 2009 - Study shows chemotherapy improves survival among older breast cancer patients - also here
  16. May 13, 2009 - Lymphovascular Invasion Is Not An Independent Risk Factor For Breast Cancer Recurrence
  17. May 13, 2009 - Hope of new prostate cancer test
  18. May 13, 2009 - E.coli 'may stop cancer recovery'
  19. May 14, 2009 - Wart virus makes for less deadly cancer: study
  20. May 14, 2009 - Immunotherapy effective against neuroblastoma in children - also here
  21. May 14, 2009 - Survival predictors may help customize treatment options for men with metastatic prostate cancer - also here
  22. May 14, 2009 - Gene Signature May Predict Patient Response To Therapy For Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
  23. May 14, 2009 - Formaldehyde Exposure Associated With Risk Of Blood And Lymph System Malignancies
  24. May 14, 2009 - Test may help predict colon cancer recurrence risk
  25. May 15, 2009 - Study first to evaluate prevalence, impact of off label chemotherapy in breast cancer - also here
  26. May 15, 2009 - Long-term study shows low oxygen levels in prostate tumors can predict recurrence
  27. May 15, 2009 - Drug that targets vasculature growth attacks aggressive thyroid cancer - also here
  28. May 15, 2009 - Two targeted therapies likely better than one in patients with aggressive lymphoma - also here
  29. May 15, 2009 - Triple drug combination is promising option to treat metastatic HER2+ breast cancer
  30. May 15, 2009 - Genetic marker may predict early onset of prostate cancer - also here
  31. May 17, 2009 - Derivative Of Red Sea Coral May Fight Skin Cancer
Background


Cancer biology

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - A new epigenetic cancer
  2. May 11, 2009 - Study identifies genetic cause of most common form of breast cancer - also here
  3. May 12, 2009 - New research on the 'guardian of the genome'
  4. May 12, 2009 - Molecular structure could help explain albinism, melanoma - also here
  5. May 12, 2009 - Scientists identify gene in breast cancer pathway - also here
  6. May 14, 2009 - Good fences make good neighbors - also here
  7. May 14, 2009 - A surprise 'spark' for pre-cancerous colon polyps - also here
Background


Cardiovascular disease

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - Protein may be key to preventing aneurysms: study
  2. May 11, 2009 - Heart protein regulates blood vessel maintenance
  3. May 11, 2009 - Walking often and far reduces risks in heart patients - also here
  4. May 11, 2009 - Women who follow blood pressure-lowering diet have reduced risk for heart failure
  5. May 11, 2009 - Less than 1 in 5 heart problems are diagnosed before symptoms appear - also here
  6. May 11, 2009 - Major New Treatment Target In Diseased Arteries
  7. May 11, 2009 - Why Females Do Not Fare As Well As Men In Undergoing Angioplasty For Heart Attacks
  8. May 11, 2009 - Palm Oil Not A Healthy Substitute For Trans Fats, Study Finds
  9. May 12, 2009 - Decline in HRT use tied to fewer heart attacks
  10. May 12, 2009 - Aspirin appears to help lower risk of stroke for patients with peripheral artery disease
  11. May 12, 2009 - Women More Likely To Experience Non-Traditional Stroke Symptoms
  12. May 12, 2009 - More Evidence For The Benefit Of Exercise In Cardiovascular Disease -- And Even In Heart Failure
  13. May 13, 2009 - New research confirms milestone study on blood pressure meds - also here
  14. May 13, 2009 - System That Regulates Blood Pressure Is Amiss In Some Healthy, Young African-Americans
  15. May 14, 2009 - Heating heart with catheter better than drugs for common heart rhythm disorder
  16. May 14, 2009 - Drug-eluting Stents Prove More Effective, Equally As Safe As Bare-metal Stents
  17. May 14, 2009 - New EEG Trace Interpretation Method Predicts Neurological Recovery Of Cardiac Arrest Patients
  18. May 14, 2009 - Heart Protein Regulates Blood Vessel Maintenance
  19. May 15, 2009 - Common virus may cause high blood pressure: study
  20. May 15, 2009 - Common virus could cause high blood pressure - also here
  21. May 15, 2009 - Long-term study results validate efficacy of CT scans for chest pain diagnosis
  22. May 15, 2009 - Diet Prescribed To Lower Blood Pressure Also Reduces Women's Risk Of Heart Failure
  23. May 15, 2009 - Low And High Levels Of Hormone In Men With Heart Failure Associated With Increased Risk Of Death
  24. May 15, 2009 - Aspirin Appears To Help Lower Risk Of Stroke For Patients With Peripheral Artery Disease
  25. May 17, 2009 - Women With Hard To Diagnose Chest Pain Symptoms At Higher Risk For Cardiovascular Events
Background


Tissue engineering

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - New tissue scaffold regrows cartilage and bone - also here
Background


Diabetes

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - New evidence of how high glucose damages blood vessels - also here
  2. May 11, 2009 - African Tea Offers Promising Treatment For Type-2 Diabetes
  3. May 12, 2009 - Type 2 diabetes raises risk of pancreatitis: study
  4. May 13, 2009 - Cardiac anomalies seen in poorly controlled diabetes
  5. May 14, 2009 - Type 2 Diabetes Rears Its Ugly Head Long Before Diagnosis
  6. May 14, 2009 - Old diabetes drug teaches experts new tricks - also here
  7. May 14, 2009 - Blood Glucose Control More Important For Patients With Diabetes Than Previously Believed
  8. May 15, 2009 - 'Super size' diet increases insulin resistance
Background


Stem cells

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - Bone marrow stem cell co-transplantation prevents embryonic stem cell transplant-associated tumors - also here
  2. May 13, 2009 - For blood stem cells, the force is strong
  3. May 13, 2009 - Embryo's heartbeat drives blood stem cell formation - also here
  4. May 13, 2009 - Blood grows when it flows
  5. May 14, 2009 - How an enzyme tells stem cells which way to divide - also here
  6. May 14, 2009 - Stem cell transplant in mouse embryo yields heart protection in adulthood - also here
  7. May 14, 2009 - Heartbeat key for blood growth in embryos
  8. May 15, 2009 - Stem Cell Research Made Safer with Latest Discovery
  9. May 19, 2009 - First heartbeats trigger blood formation
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - Age-related eye disease may be associated with cognitive impairment - also here
  2. May 11, 2009 - Compounds in spinal fluid associated with faster decline among individuals with mild dementia - also here
  3. May 11, 2009 - How Deadly Pediatric Disorder Develops In Brain: Link To Alzheimer's Could Lead To First Treatment
  4. May 11, 2009 - Chemical clue to dementia decline
  5. May 13, 2009 - New tool can help predict Alzheimer's risks: study
  6. May 13, 2009 - New tool can help predict risk of Alzheimer's in elderly - also here
  7. May 13, 2009 - Connections Between Diabetes And Alzheimer's Disease Explored
  8. May 13, 2009 - Warning Signs: A New Test to Predict Alzheimer's
  9. May 14, 2009 - Is Alzheimer's Disease in Your Future? New Tool May Answer Question
  10. May 15, 2009 - Heart disorder Alzheimer's link
  11. May 17, 2009 - Heart Disorder Linked To Alzheimer's Disease
  12. May 17, 2009 - Keep working 'to avoid dementia'
  13. May 17, 2009 - Irregular Heartbeat Tied to Alzheimer's Disease
Background


Gene therapy

References:
  1. May 11, 2009 - Immune Cells Hold Back Gene Therapy
Background


Vaccines

References:
  1. May 12, 2009 - Analysis of flu virus could lead to better vaccines - also here
  2. May 16, 2009 - Rational Design Of Vaccines: A Long But Essential Journey
Background


Mathematical modeling of cancer

References:
  1. May 12, 2009 - Tumor Growth Predicted With Mathematical Model
Background, Background


MicroRNA and cancer

References:
  1. May 12, 2009 - MiR-196a Promotes The Metastases Of Tumors
Background, Background


T cell exhaustion, AIDS, and hepatitis C

References:
  1. May 13, 2009 - Immune exhaustion driven by antigen in chronic viral infection - also here
Background, Background


Modeling immune response to influenza

References:
  1. May 13, 2009 - Scientists develop mathematical model to predict the immune response to influenza - also here
Background, Background


Resveratrol

References:
  1. May 13, 2009 - Two Glasses Of Wine A Day Helps To Reduce Quantity Of Fat In Liver
Background


Parkinson's disease

References:
  1. May 13, 2009 - Medicinal Plant, St John's Wort, May Reduce Neuronal Degeneration Caused By Parkinson's Disease
Background


Obesity

References:
  1. May 14, 2009 - Study finds link between individual stress and adolescent obesity - also here
Background


Avian flu

References:
  1. May 14, 2009 - Human noses too cold for bird flu
  2. May 15, 2009 - Human nose too cold for bird flu, says new study - also here
Background


Polypharmacology

References:
  1. May 15, 2009 - Determining success or failure in cholesterol-controlling drugs - also here
Background


AIDS

References:
  1. May 16, 2009 - AIDS patients with serious complications benefit from early retroviral use, study shows
  2. May 17, 2009 - Engineered antibodies fight AIDS virus in monkeys
  3. May 17, 2009 - Novel vaccine approach offers hope in fight against HIV
  4. May 17, 2009 - Scientists now trying to outflank HIV/AIDS virus
  5. May 18, 2009 - Designer Antibodies Derail Monkey AIDS Virus
Background


Cancer stem cells

References:
  1. May 15, 2009 - Study points toward relationship between cancer stem cells and prognosis in primary breast cancer
Background, Background


Tuberculosis

References:
  1. May 16, 2009 - LXR Proteins: New Target In The War On Tuberculosis?
Background


SiRNA drug delivery

References:
  1. May 17, 2009 - The future of personalized cancer treatment: An entirely new direction for RNAi delivery - also here
Background, Background


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