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Volume 1, Number 46
November 18, 2002

Europa's ocean
Dark energy
Black hole jets
Stem cells
Parkinson's disease
Genetically altered T cells
Quark-gluon plasma
Mirror matter
Algorithm for protein interactions
Sequencing fossil proteins
Brain imaging research on hearing
HIV vaccine
Gamma secretase inhibitors and cancer
Terahertz radiation
Metastasis suppressor gene
Alzheimer's vaccine
Quantum cryptography
Sunspots
Cancer
Hostility and heart disease


Europa's ocean

References:
  1. November 11, 2002 - Red Freckles On Europa Suggest "Lava Lamp" Action
Background


Dark energy

References:
  1. November 11, 2002 - Universe 'mostly made of dark energy'
  2. November 12, 2002 - Quasars put lens on dark energy
  3. November 13, 2002 - Evidence for dark energy gets stronger
Background


Black hole jets

References:
  1. November 11, 2002 - Harnessing Hyperactivity: Lab Device Mimics Black Hole Jets
Background


Stem cells

References:
  1. November 11, 2002 - Boost for brain stem-cell implants
  2. November 11, 2002 - Breakthrough in stem cell research
Background


Parkinson's disease

References:
  1. November 12, 2002 - Drug Averts Parkinson's Disease In Fruit Flies, Suggesting New Approach For Humans

Genetically altered T cells

References:
  1. November 12, 2002 - Stalking Immune System Traitors
Background


Quark-gluon plasma

References:
  1. November 13, 2002 - Physicists Puzzle Over Unexpected Findings In "Little" Big Bang
Background


Mirror matter

References:
  1. November 13, 2002 - Mirror matter mystery
Background


Algorithm for protein interactions

References:
  1. November 13, 2002 - Algorithm Predicts Interactions Between Proteins Whose Structures Are Unsolved
Background


Sequencing fossil proteins

References:
  1. November 13, 2002 - Fossil protein breakthrough will probe evolution
  2. November 14, 2002 - Ancient Protein Sequenced
  3. November 14, 2002 - Scientists Discover Ancient Protein And DNA Sequences In The Same Fossil

Brain imaging research on hearing

References:
  1. November 14, 2002 - Imaging Study Provides New Information On How The Brain Processes Sounds Of Different Tones
Background


HIV vaccine

References:
  1. November 14, 2002 - New HIV Vaccine Holds Promise Of Global Effectiveness
Background


Gamma secretase inhibitors and cancer

References:
  1. November 14, 2002 - Research Suggests New Way To Stop Growth Of Cancer Cells
Background


Terahertz radiation

References:
  1. November 14, 2002 - Power from terahertz beams
Background


Metastasis suppressor gene

References:
  1. November 15, 2002 - Team Identifies Gene That Could Halt Spread Of Cancer
Background


Alzheimer's vaccine

References:
  1. November 15, 2002 - Alzheimer's treatment makes mice brains bleed
Background


Quantum cryptography

References:
  1. November 15, 2002 - Telecoms fibers carry key 87 km
Background


Sunspots

References:
  1. November 15, 2002 - Sunspots come into focus
Background


Cancer

References:
  1. November 16, 2002 - Immune cells single out melanoma tumors
Background


Hostility and heart disease

References:
  1. November 17, 2002 - High Hostility May Predict Heart Disease More than Other Risk Factors Such as Cholesterol and Smoking
Background


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