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Volume 1, Number 32
August 12, 2002

Mouse genome
Fat metabolism
Galaxy formation
Controlled fusion
Gene therapy
Efficient primality testing
Milky Way development simulation
Active galactic nuclei
DNA testing and peptide nucleic acids
Appetite-suppressing hormone
Alzheimer's disease
Phenotype stability and developmental biology
HER3 protein structure
Possible change in speed of light
Water vapor and climate
Possible harm from jumping genes
Corvid use of tools
Global warming
Satiation and PYY3-36
Producing human antibodies in bovine clones


Mouse genome

References:
  1. August 5, 2002 - Progress made in mouse mapping
  2. August 7, 2002 - Physical Map Of Mouse Genome Now Available
Background


Fat metabolism

References:
  1. August 5, 2002 - Researchers Identify Internal Fat 'Furnace' in Mice
Background


Galaxy formation

References:
  1. August 5, 2002 - Giant galaxy means model success
Background


Controlled fusion

References:
  1. August 6, 2002 - Fusion reactor breaks duration record
Background


Gene therapy

References:
  1. August 6, 2002 - Gene Therapy Boosts Cancer Chemotherapy
Background


Efficient primality testing

References:
  1. August 7, 2002 - Primality Testing Is Easy
  2. August 14, 2002 - A prime result
  3. August 15, 2002 - Acid Test for Primes
Background


Milky Way development simulation

References:
  1. August 7, 2002 - New Simulation Builds Milky Way from Dawn of Universe
Background


Active galactic nuclei

References:
  1. August 2, 2002 - X-Ray Arcs Tell Tale of Giant Galactic Eruption
Background


DNA testing and peptide nucleic acids

References:
  1. August 7, 2002 - New Method Of DNA Testing Promises To Transform Medical Diagnostics

Appetite-suppressing hormone

References:
  1. August 7, 2002 - Hormone jab is a hunger buster
  2. August 8, 2002 - 'Third-helping' hormone found
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. August 7, 2002 - Brain exercise wards off Alzheimer's
Background


Phenotype stability and developmental biology

References:
  1. August 8, 2002 - Computational Geneticists Revisit A Mystery In Evolution
Background


HER3 protein structure

References:
  1. August 8, 2002 - Structure Of Key Receptor Unlocked; Related Proteins Will Fall Like Dominoes
Background


Possible change in speed of light

References:
  1. August 8, 2002 - Black hole theory suggests light is slowing
  2. August 8, 2002 - Einstein's theory 'may be wrong'
  3. August 12, 2002 - Shedding new light on the speed of light
Background


Water vapor and climate

References:
  1. August 12, 2002 - Water vapour supplies new climate clues
Background


Possible harm from jumping genes

References:
  1. August 9, 2002 - Jumping Genes Can Knock Out DNA; Alter Human Genome
  2. August 16, 2002 - "Jumping Genes" Create Ripples In The Genome - And Perhaps Species' Evolution
Background


Corvid use of tools

References:
  1. August 9, 2002 - Birds are found to be clever tool makers
  2. August 9, 2002 - Crows Go to the Head of the Class
  3. August 9, 2002 - Stone the clever crows
Background


Global warming

References:
  1. August 9, 2002 - The contrail effect
Background


Satiation and PYY3-36

References:
  1. August 10, 2002 - Fullness Factor: Gut hormone tells brain the stomach is well fed
Background


Producing human antibodies in bovine clones

References:
  1. August 11, 2002 - Cloned cows produce human antibodies
  2. August 12, 2002 - Cows born with human DNA
Background


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