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Volume 2, Number 38
September 22, 2003

Cancer
DNA repair
Carbon nanotubes
Buckyball optical films
Mass extinctions
Climate change
New big bang model
Parkinson's disease
Extrasolar planets
AIDS
Possible origins of life
Single-atom laser
Dark energy
CO2 in the Proterozoic atmosphere
Nanotechnology
Telomerase inhibitors
Evolutionary history of bacteria
Spinning black holes
Galaxy formation
Photonic band-gap optical fiber
Sense of fairness in monkeys
Alzheimer's disease


Cancer

References:
  1. September 15, 2003 - Sphingosine Kinase Inhibitors May Hold Key To Halting Growth Of Some Tumors
  2. September 15, 2003 - Researchers Identify Cancer Stem Cell For Brain Tumours
  3. September 16, 2003 - Pancreatic Cancer Linked To Developmental Cell Signaling Pathway
  4. September 18, 2003 - Diabetes Drug May Be New Tool In Treating Breast Cancer
Background


DNA repair

References:
  1. September 15, 2003 - Enzyme Discovery Sheds Light On Causes Of Rare Disease, Cancer
  2. September 17, 2003 - Scientists Uncover Key Protein For Fanconi Anemia, Cancer Susceptibility
Background


Carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. September 15, 2003 - Carbon Nanotubes for Solar Cells
  2. September 17, 2003 - Ceramics Reinforced With Nanotubes
  3. September 18, 2003 - New Chemical Process Can Separate, Manipulate Carbon Nanotubes
Background


Buckyball optical films

References:
  1. September 15, 2003 - 'Buckyball' Material Brings Light Into Line
Background


Mass extinctions

References:
  1. September 15, 2003 - Is This What Killed The Dinosaurs? New Evidence Supports Volcanic Eruption Theory
Background


Climate change

References:
  1. September 16, 2003 - Role Of Tropics In Global Climate Change Gains Attention
Background


New big bang model

References:
  1. September 17, 2003 - New Theory: Universe Born in a Black Hole
  2. September 17, 2003 - Was The Universe Born In A Black Hole?
Background


Parkinson's disease

References:
  1. September 17, 2003 - A Cheap And Easy Way To Treat Parkinson Disease
  2. September 19, 2003 - New Clinical Research Study Evaluates Novel Cell Therapy For Parkinson's Disease
Background


AIDS

References:
  1. September 17, 2003 - Scientists Invent Search-and-destroy Method To Flush HIV Out Of Hiding Places In Body
Background


Extrasolar planets

References:
  1. September 17, 2003 - Giant star caught swallowing three planets
Background


Possible origins of life

References:
  1. September 17, 2003 - Plasma blobs hint at new form of life
Background


Single-atom laser

References:
  1. September 17, 2003 - First light for one-atom laser
  2. September 17, 2003 - A Single-Atom Laser
Background


Dark energy

References:
  1. September 18, 2003 - Supernovae Survey Provides New Clues To Nature Of Mysterious Dark Energy
Background


CO2 in the Proterozoic atmosphere

References:
  1. September 18, 2003 - Ancient Relatives Of Algae Yield New Insights Into Role Of CO2 In Earth's Early Atmosphere
  2. September 19, 2003 - Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Greater 1.4 Billion Years Ago
Background


Nanotechnology

References:
  1. September 18, 2003 - Nanowires line up for plastic electronics
Background


Telomerase inhibitors

References:
  1. September 19, 2003 - Researchers Learn Certain Enzyme Inhibitors May Help In Cancer Therapy Following Initial Procedures
Background


Evolutionary history of bacteria

References:
  1. September 19, 2003 - Bacterial Relationships Revealed
Background


Spinning black holes

References:
  1. September 19, 2003 - 'Iron-clad' Evidence For Spinning Black Hole
Background


Galaxy formation

References:
  1. September 18, 2003 - Astrophysicists Discover Massive Forming Galaxies
Background


Photonic band-gap optical fiber

References:
  1. September 18, 2003 - Hollow fibre carries megawatt pulses
Background


Sense of fairness in monkeys

References:
  1. September 18, 2003 - Monkeys demand fair play
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. September 20, 2003 - Spinal fluid may signal Alzheimer's presence
Background


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