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Volume 0, Number 22
November 26, 2001

Gene chip improvements
Pharmacogenomics
Alzheimer's disease
Psychoneuroimmunology
Gene therapy
Rheumatoid arthritis
Molecular pathways connected with sleep
AIDS
Terascale computing
Astrobiology
Broadband networking
DNA computing
Space travel and sleep
Dietary antioxidants
Quantum communication
Molecular computing
Ecosystem regulation of CO2
Cloning
KT mass extinction
Photon switch
Neural regeneration
Cancer


Gene chip improvememnts

References:
  1. November 16, 2001 - Gene Chip Technology Made Practical For Sequencing
  2. November 20, 2001 - New Analysis Promises To Speed Application Of Human Genome Draft
Background


Pharmacogenomics

References:
  1. November 19, 2001 - Potential Of Tailoring Drugs To Genetic Makeup Confirmed, But Challenges Remain
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. November 19, 2001 - Alzheimer's Sluggish Enzyme
  2. November 21, 2001 - Curry 'may slow Alzheimer's'
  3. November 23, 2001 - Brain Pet Scan Predicts If Memory Lapses Will Progress Into Dementia, Detects Alzheimer's Disease At Earliest Stage
Background


Psychoneuroimmunology

References:
  1. November 19, 2001 - Signals From Nervous System Influence Immune System
Background


Gene therapy

References:
  1. November 19, 2001 - Bacteria mate with animal cells
  2. November 20, 2001 - Scientists Make HIV A Safe Aid In Gene Therapy
Background


Rheumatoid arthritis

References:
  1. November 19, 2001 - Decaf may not always be best
Background


Molecular pathways connected with sleep

References:
  1. November 20, 2001 - CREB Gene First Seen To Affect Sleep's Good Effects
  2. November 27, 2001 - Drowsy Fruit Flies Illuminate First Molecular Pathway, In Any Species, Known To Regulate Rest And Wakefulness
Background


AIDS

References:
  1. November 20, 2001 - High HIV Levels Shut Down Anti-HIV Immune Responses
  2. November 20, 2001 - HIV Must Attach To Cholesterol-Rich Regions On Cell
  3. November 20, 2001 - HIV skips shrinking rafts
  4. November 20, 2001 - HIV's Motto: Gag Me With a Raft
  5. November 22, 2001 - HIV "Rides" Into Cells On Membrane Rafts
Background


Terascale computing

References:
  1. November 20, 2001 - NCAR's "Blue Sky" Supercomputer Technology To Spur Climate, Weather Research
Background


Astrobiology

References:
  1. November 20, 2001 - Evidence Of Martian Life Dealt Critical Blow
  2. November 21, 2001 - Crystal Study Counters Case for Former Life on Mars
  3. November 23, 2001 - Researchers Set Criteria For Recognizing Extraterrestrial Life
Background


Broadband networking

References:
  1. November 21, 2001 - "Mesh radio" can deliver super-fast internet for all
Background


DNA computing

References:
  1. November 21, 2001 - First Automated DNA Computer Boots Up
Background


Space travel and sleep

References:
  1. November 21, 2001 - Space travel 'causes sleep problems'
Background


Dietary antioxidants

References:
  1. November 21, 2001 - Among Fruits, Cranberries Are Richest in Potent Group of Antioxidants
Background


Quantum communication

References:
  1. November 22, 2001 - 'Quantum repeater' promises complete long distance secrecy
Background


Molecular computing

References:
  1. November 22, 2001 - Water drop holds a trillion computers
Background


Ecosystem regulation of CO2

References:
  1. November 22, 2001 - Earth's Ecosystems Slowed Greenhouse Gas Buildup In 1990s, Climate Changes Could Speed It Up Again
Background


Cloning

References:
  1. November 22, 2001 - Investigation claims clones are completely normal
  2. November 23, 2001 - Cloned cows in the pink
  3. November 26, 2001 - Two Dozen Cloned Cows Get Clean Bill of Health
Background


KT mass extinction

References:
  1. November 22, 2001 - Dino asteroid led to 'global devastation'
  2. November 26, 2001 - Dino-meteor caused worldwide devastation
Background


Photon switch

References:
  1. November 23, 2001 - Photon Switch On Leading Edge Of More Powerful Computers
Background


Neural regeneration

References:
  1. November 23, 2001 - Scientists Explain How The Injured Brain Remodels Itself
Background


Cancer

References:
  1. November 24, 2001 - Enzyme Fighter Works as Well as Tamoxifen
Background


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