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Volume 2, Number 35
September 1, 2003

MicroRNA regulation of genes
Prions
Visual perception
Planetary tilt and habitability
Resveratrol
Brain-imaging studies
Phosphorylation
Nanotechnology
RNA world
Terascale computing
AIDS
Cloning
New model of dark energy
Programmed cell death
Cancer-related genes
In silico protein design
Parkinson's disease
Quantum optical coherence tomography
Molecular Bose gases
Benefits of sage to memory
Making fully human proteins
Technique for study of protein folding
Organic electronics


MicroRNA regulation of genes

References:
  1. August 25, 2003 - 'MicroRNAs' Control Plant Shape And Structure
Background


Prions

References:
  1. August 25, 2003 - Tipping The Balance Of Prion Infectivity
Background


Visual perception

References:
  1. August 25, 2003 - Learning to See Requires More Than Just Eyesight
  2. August 26, 2003 - Study On Newly Sighted Blind People Provides Clues To Development Of Visual System
Background


Planetary tilt and habitability

References:
  1. August 25, 2003 - Planetary tilt not a spoiler for habitation - also here
Background


Resveratrol

References:
  1. August 25, 2003 - Was Methuselah a Booze-elah?
Background, Background


Brain-imaging studies

References:
  1. August 25, 2003 - Food cravings all in the mind
Background


Phosphorylation

References:
  1. August 26, 2003 - Scientists Map Signaling Molecule Crucial To Survival, Disease -- Causes Cancer, Diabetes When It Goes Awry
Background


Nanotechnology

References:
  1. August 26, 2003 - Chemists Develop Self-Assembling Silicon Particles -- A First Step Toward Robots The Size Of A Grain Of Sand
  2. August 28, 2003 - Nanometer-sized Particles Change Crystal Structure When They Get Wet
  3. August 29, 2003 - Nanometer-sized particles change crystal structure when wet
Background


RNA world

References:
  1. August 27, 2003 - Laboratory 'Theme Park' Re-creates RNA World For Study
Background


Terascale computing

References:
  1. August 27, 2003 - 11.8 Teraflops: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Supercomputer Fastest Open System In U.S.
Background


AIDS

References:
  1. August 27, 2003 - Cloak Of Human Proteins Gets HIV Into Cells, Scientists Propose
Background


Cloning

References:
  1. August 27, 2003 - Adult clones in sudden death shock
Background


New model of dark energy

References:
  1. August 28, 2003 - The Big Rip: A New Cosmic Doomsday
  2. September 9, 2003 - Dark energy may rip apart Universe
Background


Programmed cell death

References:
  1. August 28, 2003 - Cell Survival Gene May Lead To Treatments For Degenerative Diseases
Background


Cancer-related genes

References:
  1. August 28, 2003 - Genetics Program Pinpoints Gene That Increases Cancer Risk By 26 Percent
  2. August 29, 2003 - Gene That Is Crucial For Antibody-producing Cell Development Is Key To Blood Cell Cancer
Background


In silico protein design

References:
  1. August 28, 2003 - Computer Design Yields Better, More Efficient Therapeutic For Preventing Tissue Damage
Background


Parkinson's disease

References:
  1. August 28, 2003 - Parkinson's transplant therapy faces setback
Background


Quantum optical coherence tomography

References:
  1. August 28, 2003 - Quantum effect improves tomography
Background


Molecular Bose gases

References:
  1. August 28, 2003 - Ultracold Molecular Bose Gases
Background


Benefits of sage to memory

References:
  1. August 28, 2003 - Sage herb 'can boost memory'
Background


Making fully human proteins

References:
  1. August 29, 2003 - Modified yeast produces fully human proteins
  2. August 29, 2003 - Humanised yeast produce healing proteins
  3. August 29, 2003 - Bioengineers Develop Humanized Yeast
Background


Technique for study of protein folding

References:
  1. August 29, 2003 - Scientists Create Technique To Examine Behavior Of Proteins At Single Molecule Level
Background


Organic electronics

References:
  1. August 30, 2003 - Plastic Chips: New materials boost organic electronics
Background


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