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Volume 10, Number 40
October 3, 2011


Physical sciences
Technology
Life sciences
Neuroscience, psychology, behavior
Health and medicine
Physical sciences

Possible superluminal neutrinos
Radius-luminosity relation in active galactic nuclei
Star formation and metallicity
Solar flares
Injection of gases into Earth's mantle
Earthquakes
Enceladus
Macroscopic quantum behavior
Quantum theory
Supernovae
Extrasolar planets
Galactic habitable zone
Global warming
Galaxy cluster test of relativity
CO2 absorption
Neutron star mergers
Active galaxies
Water on Mars
Bolshoi universe simulation
Intergalactic filaments
Star-forming regions
Co-evolution of galaxies and supermassive black holes

Technology

Nanotechnology
Graphene
Quantum dot solar cells
Photovoltaics
Quantum computing
Photonics
Carbon nanotubes
Ferroelectric transistor RAM
Hydrogen production
Metamaterials
Hydrogen storage
Microfluidics
Terahertz technology
Quantum spin Hall effect
Optoelectronic technology for high-speed networking

Life sciences

Methylation and stem cell fate
Transcription of mitochondrial genes
Homo floresiensis
Proteasome regulation
Mitochondria
DNA repair
Developmental biology
G protein-coupled receptors
Regulation of immune response and αvβ6
Control mechanism of regulatory RNA
Bilateral asymmetry
Estradiol and metabolism of glucose and fat
Genetic variation and disease
Denisovans
Survival of archaea in space
Similarities of T cell receptors in vertebrates
Lamin filamentous network

Neuroscience, psychology, and behavior

Depression
Analogical reasoning in monkeys
Physical vs. virtual environment learning
Kibra, learning, and memory
Beta waves and learning
Learning during sleep
Serotonin and aggression
Theta waves and place perception
Autism
NMDA receptors
Circadian rhythm
Sox17 and myelination
Rostral migratory stream
Brain structure and social hierarchy position
Demethylation of non-dividing neurons
Schizophrenia

Health and medicine

Cardiovascular disease
Cancer
Diabetes
Alzheimer's disease
AIDS
Cognitive impairment
Cancer biology
Stem cells
Malaria
Asthma
Lipocyte dysfunction and metabolic disease
Avian flu
Parkinson's disease
Antibiotics
Let-7, cancer, and diabetes
Jun kinases and saturated vs. unsaturated fatty acids
Gene therapy
Multiple sclerosis
Tissue engineering
Obesity
Autoimmune disease
Genomic instability and disease
Drug delivery



Physical sciences


Possible superluminal neutrinos

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Take Heart, Einstein: 'Earth-Shattering' Science Is Relatively Rare
  2. September 26, 2011 - Faster-Than-Light Neutrinos? Physics Luminaries Voice Doubts
  3. September 26, 2011 - 3 Questions: Faster than light?
  4. September 27, 2011 - Speedy neutrinos challenge physicists
  5. September 27, 2011 - Have some neutrinos broken the law?
Background


Radius-luminosity relation in active galactic nuclei

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Astronomers Discover New Standard Candle
  2. September 27, 2011 - AGNs as a new standard candle?
  3. September 27, 2011 - Astronomers discover new way to measure Universe
  4. September 30, 2011 - Longer cosmic ruler based on black holes
  5. October 3, 2011 - Active galactic nuclei measure the universe
  6. October 12, 2011 - Glow around black holes could light up dark energy
  7. December 19, 2011 - Cosmic research picked in breakthroughs of 2011
Technical papers:
  1. A new cosmological distance measure using active galactic nuclei - also here
Background


Star formation and metallicity

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Star formation laws
Technical papers:
  1. The Dependence of the Galactic Star Formation Laws on Metallicity
Background


Solar flares

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Sunspot 1302: It's big. It's bad. And it's coming our way
Background


Injection of gases into Earth's mantle

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Salty water and gas sucked into Earth interior helps unravel planetary evolution
  2. September 28, 2011 - Subduction explains origin of gases in Earth's mantle
Background


Earthquakes

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Relationship between two recent New Zealand earthquakes
  2. September 26, 2011 - Calif quake project aimed to ID future hotspots - also here
  3. September 28, 2011 - Test Pits Earthquake Forecasts against Each Other
  4. September 28, 2011 - Assessing California earthquake forecasts
  5. September 28, 2011 - Earthquake-Magnifying Pocket Beneath Seattle Seen in New Detail
Background


Enceladus

References:
  1. September 27, 2011 - Tiger stripe leaps point to Enceladus ocean
Background


Macroscopic quantum behavior

References:
  1. September 27, 2011 - Using short optical pulses to study macroscopic quantum behavior
Background


Quantum theory

References:
  1. September 27, 2011 - Quantum teleportation analysed by mathematical separation tool
Background


Supernovae

References:
  1. September 27, 2011 - A magnified supernova
  2. September 27, 2011 - Homeless supernovae
Background


Extrasolar planets

References:
  1. September 27, 2011 - 'Darkest' world enlightens astronomers about mysterious light-gobbling planet
  2. September 28, 2011 - How common are terrestrial, habitable planets around sun-like stars?
  3. September 28, 2011 - Spitzer's steaming super-Earth
  4. September 29, 2011 - Stardust discovered in far-off planetary systems
  5. September 29, 2011 - On the trail of new planets
  6. September 29, 2011 - Earth-like Planets May Be Less Common than We Think
  7. September 30, 2011 - Heavy metal stars produce Earth-Like planets
  8. October 5, 2011 - Bonanza of Earths await discovery: study
Background


Galactic habitable zone

References:
  1. September 27, 2011 - How to Find Habitable Planets in Our Galaxy's Danger Zone
Background


Global warming

References:
  1. September 27, 2011 - Farewell to the Arctic - as We Know It
  2. October 2, 2011 - Austrian glaciers shrink dramatically
Background


Galaxy cluster test of relativity

References:
  1. September 28, 2011 - Light from galaxy clusters confirm theory of relativity - also here
  2. September 28, 2011 - Galaxy Clusters Validate Einstein's Theory - also here
  3. September 28, 2011 - Proof Is in the Cosmos: Einstein's General Relativity Confirmed
  4. September 28, 2011 - Galaxy clusters back general relativity
  5. September 29, 2011 - Galaxy clusters back Einstein, leave Newton's descendants in the cold
  6. September 29, 2011 - Theory of Relativity Confirmed on Cosmic Scales
Technical papers:
  1. Gravitational redshift of galaxies in clusters as predicted by general relativity
Background


CO2 absorption

References:
  1. September 28, 2011 - New study challenges carbon benchmark
  2. September 29, 2011 - A new leaf turns in carbon science
  3. September 29, 2011 - Global photosynthesis faster than thought
Background


Neutron star mergers

References:
  1. September 28, 2011 - City-Size Neutron Stars Collide, Unleash Radio Shockwaves
  2. September 29, 2011 - Detectable radio flares follow gravity waves
  3. September 29, 2011 - Astrophysicists say neutron star collisions can help detect gravity waves
  4. October 2, 2011 - Gravitational waves that are 'sounds of the universe' - also here
Background, Background


Active galaxies

References:
  1. September 29, 2011 - Space telescopes reveal secrets of turbulent black hole - also here
Technical papers:
  1. Multiwavelength campaign on Mrk 509 I. Variability and spectral energy distribution
  2. Multiwavelength campaign on Mrk 509 II. Analysis of high-quality Reflection Grating Spectrometer spectra
  3. Multiwavelength campaign on Mrk 509 III. The 600 ks RGS spectrum: unravelling the inner region of an AGN
  4. Multiwavelength campaign on Mrk 509 IV. Optical-UV-X-ray variability and the nature of the soft X-ray excess
  5. Multiwavelength campaign on Mrk 509 V. Chandra-LETGS observation of the ionized absorber
  6. Multiwavelength campaign on Mrk 509 VI. HST/COS observations of the far-ultraviolet spectrum
  7. Multiwavelength campaign on Mrk 509 VII. Relative abundances of the warm absorber
Background


Water on Mars

References:
  1. September 29, 2011 - Water supersaturation in the Martian atmosphere discovered
  2. September 29, 2011 - Wetter Mars Atmosphere Shakes Up Old Climate Models
Background


Bolshoi universe simulation

References:
  1. September 29, 2011 - Scientists release most accurate simulation of the universe to date
  2. September 30, 2011 - Bolshoi simulator maps galaxies' dark matter halos
  3. October 2, 2011 - NASA Supercomputer Simulates Early Evolution of Universe
  4. October 24, 2011 - Scientists release most accurate simulation of the universe to date
Technical papers:
    Dark matter halos and galaxies in the standard cosmological model: results from the Bolshoi simulation - also
  1. Galaxies in LCDM with Halo Abundance Matching: luminosity-velocity relation, baryonic mass-velocity relation, velocity function and clustering
Background


Intergalactic filaments

References:
  1. September 29, 2011 - Cosmic thread that binds us revealed
  2. September 29, 2011 - Milky Way hangs by a cosmic thread
Technical papers:
  1. The globular cluster system of the Milky Way: accretion in a cosmological context
Background


Star-forming regions

References:
  1. September 29, 2011 - 'Pacman Nebula' lives the high life
  2. September 30, 2011 - Cosmic Gems
  3. September 30, 2011 - Galaxy Blowing Bubbles
Background


Co-evolution of galaxies and supermassive black holes

References:
  1. September 30, 2011 - Cosmic weight watching reveals black hole-galaxy history
Technical papers:
  1. Resolving the Dynamical Mass of a z ~ 1.3 Quasi-stellar Object Host Galaxy Using SINFONI and Laser Guide Star Assisted Adaptive Optics
Background, Background



Technology


Nanotechnology

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Meniscus lithography and Moiré patterns
  2. September 26, 2011 - New technique maps twin faces of smallest Janus nanoparticles - also here, here
  3. September 29, 2011 - Nanomaterials: Pillars of the assembly
Background


Graphene

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - How graphene's electrical properties can be tuned - also here
  2. September 27, 2011 - Graphene walls could make powerful electronics
  3. September 28, 2011 - Trilayer graphene exhibits quantum effect
  4. September 28, 2011 - Strong bonds between rare-earth metals and graphene
Background


Quantum dot solar cells

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Cheap and efficient solar cell made possible by linked nanoparticles
Background, Background


Photovoltaics

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Copper nanowire films could lower touch screen, LED and solar cell costs
Background


Quantum computing

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - One, Two, Bits of Spin
  2. September 26, 2011 - A Traffic Light for Photons
Background


Photonics

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Light Control Takes Wing
  2. September 29, 2011 - Gold nanostructures aid the development of new photonic devices
Background


Carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. September 27, 2011 - Researchers use carbon nanotubes to make solar cells affordable, flexible
Background


Ferroelectric transistor RAM

References:
  1. September 27, 2011 - New 'FeTRAM' is promising computer memory technology - also here
Background


Hydrogen production

References:
  1. September 28, 2011 - Mild but very efficient: new catalytic process extracts hydrogen from bioalcohols
  2. September 29, 2011 - Secrets of artificial leaf revealed
  3. September 29, 2011 - Solar Fuels Take Two Steps Forward - also here
  4. September 29, 2011 - Making manufacturing ultrapure hydrogen gas easier than ever
  5. September 30, 2011 - Artificial leaf converts water into fuel
  6. September 30, 2011 - 'Artificial leaf' makes fuel from sunlight
Background


Metamaterials

References:
  1. September 29, 2011 - Twisted crystals point way toward active optical materials
  2. September 30, 2011 - 'Darker-than-black' metamaterial could lead to more efficient solar cells - also here
Background


Hydrogen storage

References:
  1. September 29, 2011 - Hydrogen released to fuel cell more quickly when stored in metal nanoparticles
  2. September 29, 2011 - Full to the brim with hydrogen: Porous form of magnesium borohydride can store hydrogen
Background


Microfluidics

References:
  1. September 29, 2011 - Game-changing microfluidics
Background


Terahertz technology

References:
  1. September 30, 2011 - Researchers realize high-power, narrowband terahertz source at room temperature
Background


Quantum spin Hall effect

References:
  1. September 30, 2011 - Current flowing along the edges of a promising quantum device is insensitive to its magnetic impurities
Background, Background


Optoelectronic technology for high-speed networking

References:
  1. September 30, 2011 - The internet of tomorrow: Faster, better and cheaper
Background, Background



Life sciences


Methylation and stem cell fate

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Research reveals how dynamic changes in methylation can determine cell fate
Background, Background


Transcription of mitochondrial genes

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Structure of a molecular copy machine: How mitochondrial genes are transcribed
Technical papers:
  1. Structure of human mitochondrial RNA polymerase
Background


Homo floresiensis

References:
  1. September 27, 2011 - Who were the Hobbit's ancestors?
Background


Proteasome regulation

References:
  1. September 27, 2011 - Researchers identify enzyme that regulates degradation of damaged proteins
Background


Mitochondria

References:
  1. September 27, 2011 - New mitochondria mechanism identified
Background


DNA repair

References:
  1. September 27, 2011 - Biochemists identify new genetic code repair tool
Background


Developmental biology

References:
  1. September 28, 2011 - Control gene for developmental timing discovered - also here
Background


G protein-coupled receptors

References:
  1. September 28, 2011 - Structure of vital protein complex, G protein-coupled receptors, described in unprecedented detail
Background


Regulation of immune response and αvβ6

References:
  1. September 29, 2011 - Scientists discover a 'master key' to unlock new treatments for autoimmune disorders - also here
Background, Background


Control mechanism of regulatory RNA

References:
  1. September 29, 2011 - New Stanford technique gives precise picture of how regulatory RNA controls gene activity - also here
Background, Background


Bilateral asymmetry

References:
  1. September 29, 2011 - Mechanism uncovered for the establishment of vertebrate left-right asymmetry
Background


Estradiol and metabolism of glucose and fat

References:
  1. September 29, 2011 - Researchers explain hormonal role in glucose and fat metabolism
Background, Background


Genetic variation and disease

References:
  1. September 29, 2011 - Experts propose new unified genetic model for human disease
Background


Denisovans

References:
  1. September 29, 2011 - The vast Asian realm of the lost humans
Background


Survival of archaea in space

References:
  1. September 30, 2011 - Extremophile survives simulated space travel
Background


Similarities of T cell receptors in vertebrates

References:
  1. September 30, 2011 - Humans, sharks share immune-system feature
Background


Lamin filamentous network

References:
  1. October 2, 2011 - Factor in keeping 'good order' of genes discovered
Background



Neuroscience, psychology, and behavior


Depression

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Increased caffeinated coffee consumption associated with decreased risk of depression in women
  2. September 26, 2011 - Caffeine's buzz chases away women's depression
  3. September 27, 2011 - Coffee May Help Ward Off Depression in Women, Study Finds
Background


Analogical reasoning in monkeys

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Monkeys also reason through analogy
Background


Physical vs. virtual environment learning

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Viewing computer images causes long-term changes in nerve cell connections
Background


Kibra, learning, and memory

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Scientists reveal molecular sculptor of memories
Background


Beta waves and learning

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Habits form when brainwaves slow down
  2. September 27, 2011 - Brain rhythms are key to learning
Background


Learning during sleep

References:
  1. September 27, 2011 - People learn while they sleep, study suggests
Background, Background


Serotonin and aggression

References:
  1. September 27, 2011 - Brain needs serotonin to restrain aggression
Background


Theta waves and place perception

References:
  1. September 28, 2011 - Beam Me Up, Ratty - also here
  2. September 28, 2011 - 'Teleportation' of rats sheds light on how the memory is organized
Background


Autism

References:
  1. September 28, 2011 - The level and nature of autistic intelligence II: What about Asperger Syndrome? - also here
  2. September 29, 2011 - Study finds promising drug treatment for improving language, social function in people with autism
  3. September 29, 2011 - Autistic mice act a lot like human patients
  4. September 29, 2011 - 'Autistic' mice created - and treated
  5. October 3, 2011 - A Mouse Model of Autism?
  6. October 4, 2011 - Engineered mice reveal autism clues
Background


NMDA receptors

References:
  1. September 28, 2011 - New research discovers key to survival of brain cells
Background


Circadian rhythm

References:
  1. September 29, 2011 - 'Alarm clock' gene explains wake-up function of biological clock - also here, here
  2. October 4, 2011 - Genetic Alarm Clock
Background


Sox17 and myelination

References:
  1. September 29, 2011 - Researchers make breakthrough in understanding white matter development
Background


Rostral migratory stream

References:
  1. September 29, 2011 - Brain bank yields new clues to brain development
Background


Brain structure and social hierarchy position

References:
  1. September 29, 2011 - Brain tweak turns wimpy mice into dominant leaders
  2. September 30, 2011 - Social hierarchy prewired in the brain
Background


Demethylation of non-dividing neurons

References:
  1. September 30, 2011 - Scientists discover 'fickle' DNA changes in brain
  2. October 13, 2011 - Epigenetics in the brain: Evidence of methylation beyond cell division
Background, Background


Schizophrenia

References:
  1. September 30, 2011 - Epigenetic clue to schizophrenia and bipolar disorder
Background



Health and medicine


Cardiovascular disease

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Childlessness May Increase Men's Heart Disease Risk
  2. September 26, 2011 - Childless men more at risk of death from cardiovascular disease
  3. September 26, 2011 - New hidden heart attack culprit identified in women
  4. September 26, 2011 - Diabetics' coronary calcium levels strongly linked to heart attack risk
  5. September 26, 2011 - Researchers find possible cardiovascular risk with NSAID use
  6. September 26, 2011 - Target heart rates should be recalculated, cardiologist says
  7. September 27, 2011 - New analysis of the cardiovascular risks of common non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
  8. September 28, 2011 - Blood pressure slightly above normal? You may still be at increased risk of stroke
  9. September 28, 2011 - Computers find EKG anomalies, warn whose heart attacks could be fatal
  10. September 28, 2011 - Genetic variant linked to blocked heart arteries in patients with diabetes
  11. September 29, 2011 - Data-Mining Could Predict Heart Attack Risk
Background


Cancer

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - High blood pressure is linked to increased risk of developing or dying from cancer
  2. September 26, 2011 - Scientists uncover gene associated with blood cancers
  3. September 26, 2011 - Elderly patients may be undertreated for prostate cancer
  4. September 26, 2011 - Shorter radiation course for prostate cancer is effective in long-term follow-up
  5. September 26, 2011 - Chemo plus radiation before surgery increases tumor response for rectal cancer
  6. September 26, 2011 - Could targeting a virus treat a common pediatric brain tumor?
  7. September 26, 2011 - Newly identified DNA repair defect linked to increased risk of leukemia relapse
  8. September 26, 2011 - Researchers identify new genes that determine breast cancer prognosis
  9. September 26, 2011 - New hope for advanced post-menopausal breast cancer patients resistant to hormonal therapy
  10. September 26, 2011 - Fruits and vegetables reduce risks of specific types of colorectal cancers
  11. September 27, 2011 - Study examines whether age for initial screening colonoscopy should be different for men, women
  12. September 27, 2011 - Liver cancer incidence lower in patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease than hepatitis C
  13. September 27, 2011 - Treatment of common virus can reduce tumour growth
  14. September 27, 2011 - Gene may be good target for tough-to-kill prostate cancer cells
  15. September 28, 2011 - Study finds risk factors for cat cancer, could have human implications
  16. September 28, 2011 - How normal cells become brain cancers
  17. September 28, 2011 - Scientists shut down pump action to break breast cancer cells' drug resistance
  18. September 28, 2011 - Inflammation marker may guide prognosis for prostate cancer
  19. September 29, 2011 - Cancer vaccine quest begins at Mayo Clinic
  20. September 29, 2011 - Breast cancer screening
  21. September 29, 2011 - Red wine ingredient resveratrol stops breast cancer growth
  22. September 29, 2011 - Knockout of Protein Prevents Colon Tumor Formation in Mice
  23. September 30, 2011 - 'Micro'-chemo and cancer pill combo tested in liver cancer patients
  24. September 30, 2011 - Study finds that less is more for common cancer drug
  25. September 30, 2011 - Study: Impediment to some cancer immunotherapy involves the free radical peroxynitrite
  26. September 30, 2011 - Beta Blockers could stop breast cancer spreading
  27. October 1, 2011 - Tether drugs together to target breast cancer
  28. October 2, 2011 - Potential leukaemia drug could be a good BET
Background


Diabetes

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Discovery of insulin switches in pancreas could lead to new diabetes drugs
  2. September 27, 2011 - Blood sugar control beyond standard target doesn't improve cognitive decline for diabetics
  3. September 27, 2011 - Study finds aggressive glycemic control in diabetic cabg patients does not improve survival
  4. September 28, 2011 - Team identifies key protein causing excess liver production of glucose in diabetes
  5. September 28, 2011 - Estradiol from fatty tissue doesn't cause low testosterone in type 2 diabetic men
  6. September 29, 2011 - Large meta-analysis finds new genes for type 1 diabetes
  7. September 29, 2011 - Powerful antibody-based strategy suggests a new therapeutic approach to diabetes and obesity
  8. September 30, 2011 - Research reveals hormone action that could lead to treatments for type 2 diabetes
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Marker for Alzheimer's disease rises during day and falls with sleep
  2. September 26, 2011 - Award-winning research points toward Alzheimer's vaccine
  3. September 26, 2011 - Pregnant women who exercise protect their offspring against long-term neurodegenerative diseases
  4. September 27, 2011 - Alzheimer's protein kills nerve cells in nose
  5. September 28, 2011 - First detection of pregnancy protein in older people destined for Alzheimer's disease
Background


AIDS

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - New study adds further guidance on when to start antiretroviral therapy for HIV
  2. September 28, 2011 - A Dizzying Second Twist in Trial of Anti-HIV Drugs as Preventives
  3. September 28, 2011 - Altered HIV can't evade immune system
  4. September 28, 2011 - MVA-B Spanish HIV vaccine shows 90 percent immune response in humans
Background


Cognitive impairment

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Low vitamin B12 levels may lead to brain shrinkage, cognitive problems
  2. September 27, 2011 - B12 shortage linked to cognitive problems
Background


Cancer biology

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Researchers map genome of advanced, lethal prostate cancers and discover 'hypermutation'
  2. September 29, 2011 - Missegregation Linked to DNA Damage
  3. September 29, 2011 - Knockout of protein prevents colon tumor formation in mice
  4. September 29, 2011 - New technique identifies first events in tumor development
Background


Stem cells

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Cell Transplantation study shows bone growth from implanted tooth and dental pulp stem cells
  2. September 28, 2011 - Scientists identify new stem cell activity in human brain, raise questions of how it develops and evolves
  3. September 28, 2011 - Correcting sickle cell disease with stem cells
  4. September 29, 2011 - Scientists track neuronal stem cells using MRI
Background


Malaria

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Modified vaccine shows promise in preventing malaria
Background


Asthma

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Study connects gene variant to response to asthma drugs
Background


Lipocyte dysfunction and metabolic disease

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Cell dysfunction linked to obesity and metabolic disorders
Technical papers:
  1. Dynamics of human adipose lipid turnover in health and metabolic disease
Background, Background, Background


Avian flu

References:
  1. September 26, 2011 - Five easy mutations to make bird flu a lethal pandemic
Background


Parkinson's disease

References:
  1. September 27, 2011 - Finding key structural insights into the pathological hallmark of Parkinson's disease
  2. September 27, 2011 - New modeling of brain's circuitry may bring better understanding of Parkinson's disease
Background


Antibiotics

References:
  1. September 27, 2011 - New compound combats drug-resistant bacteria
Background


Let-7, cancer, and diabetes

References:
  1. September 29, 2011 - Diabetes and cancer: A shared biological basis
Background, Background, Background


Jun kinases and saturated vs. unsaturated fatty acids

References:
  1. September 29, 2011 - Fatty acid test: Why some harm health, but others help
Background, Background, Background


Gene therapy

References:
  1. September 30, 2011 - Cell-specific mechanism-based gene therapy approach to treat retinitis pigmentosa
Background


Multiple sclerosis

References:
  1. September 30, 2011 - Glucosamine-like supplement suppresses multiple sclerosis attacks
Background


Tissue engineering

References:
  1. September 30, 2011 - Ohio researchers moving ahead with work to grow new ears
Background


Obesity

References:
  1. September 30, 2011 - Early to bed and early to rise -- study suggests it's keeping kids leaner
  2. September 30, 2011 - Night-owl teens not as lean
Background


Autoimmune disease

References:
  1. October 2, 2011 - Previously unknown cell interaction is key in immune system attacks
Background


Genomic instability and disease

References:
  1. October 2, 2011 - Genomic architecture presages genomic instability: study
Background


Drug delivery

References:
  1. October 2, 2011 - Nanorockets could deliver drugs inside the body
Background


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