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Volume 3, Number 13
March 29, 2004

Protein structural flexibility
Spintronics
Neural networks
In vitro growth of T cells
DNA microarrays
Meat-eating in human evolution
Stem cells
Rare kaon decay
Dark matter
Supernovae
Ribozymes
Artificial prions
Nanotechnology
Martian water
Carbon nanofoam
Possible gene influence on early human developent
Cobalt oxide superconductors
Cancer
Brain-machine interfaces
Alzheimer's disease
Microfluidics
Microelectromechanical systems
Alcohol and cardiovascular health
Junk DNA
AIDS
Molecular anatomy of cells
Gene linked to frontal lobe development
Carbon nanotubes
Protein folding
Quantum entanglement


Protein structural flexibility

References:
  1. March 22, 2004 - Disorderliness In Some Proteins Lets Them Interact With A Diversity Of Molecules
Background

Spintronics

References:
  1. March 22, 2004 - Silicon-based magnets boost spintronics
Background


Neural networks

References:
  1. March 22, 2004 - A Trick to Remember
Background


In vitro growth of T cells

References:
  1. March 22, 2004 - Immune cells grown in a dish
Background


DNA microarrays

References:
  1. March 22, 2004 - 'Library On A Slide': Whole Genome Microarrays For Comparative Genomics
Background


Meat-eating in human evolution

References:
  1. March 22, 2004 - Study Finds Meat-tolerant Genes Offset High Cholesterol And Disease
Background


Stem cells

References:
  1. March 22, 2004 - Blood-forming Stem Cells Fail To Repair Heart Muscle
Background


Rare kaon decay

References:
  1. March 23, 2004 - Physicists See Golden Needle in a Micro-Cosmic Haystack
  2. March 23, 2004 - Rare kaon decay hints at new physics
Background


Dark matter

References:
  1. March 23, 2004 - Highway Of WIMPs Could Be Smoking Gun For Dark Matter
  2. March 25, 2004 - Researchers Suggest That 'Dark-Matter Highway' May Be Streaming Through Earth
Background


Supernovae

References:
  1. March 23, 2004 - Puzzling Supernova: White Dwarf Explodes Inside A Dense Circumstellar Disk
Background


Ribozymes

References:
  1. March 23, 2004 - Ribozyme Package Effective Against Hepatitis B Virus
Background


Artificial prions

References:
  1. March 23, 2004 - Artificial Prions Created
Background


Nanotechnology

References:
  1. March 23, 2004 - Step Towards Building Tiny, Molecular Motors Achieved
  2. March 24, 2004 - Chemists Report The Most Sophisticated Artificial Nanomachine Yet
Background


Martian water

References:
  1. March 23, 2004 - Salty Sea Covered Part of Mars: 'Excellent' Site to Search for Past Life
  2. March 24, 2004 - Beach rover uncovers Mars's ancient oceans
  3. March 24, 2004 - Standing Body Of Water Left Its Mark In Mars Rocks
  4. March 24, 2004 - Mars rover parked at ancient seashore
  5. March 25, 2004 - Standing Body of Water Left Its Mark in Mars Rocks
Background


Carbon nanofoam

References:
  1. March 23, 2004 - Nano-foam makes magnetic debut
Background


Possible gene influence on early human developent

References:
  1. March 24, 2004 - Early humans swapped bite for brain
  2. March 25, 2004 - Gene Study Suggests Early Humans Traded Mighty Bite for Bigger Brains
  3. March 25, 2004 - Jaw-dropping theory of human evolution
  4. March 25, 2004 - First Protein Difference Between Humans And Primates That Correlates To Anatomical Changes In Early Hominid Fossil Record
  5. March 25, 2004 - Slimmer jaw gave humans their brain
Background


Cobalt oxide superconductors

References:
  1. March 24, 2004 - Another Twist In The Field Of Superconductivity
Background


Cancer

References:
  1. March 24, 2004 - New Tumor Suppressor May Play Important Role In Deadly Brain Tumors
  2. March 24, 2004 - Low Caloric Intake Associated With Reduced Breast Cancer Incidence
  3. March 24, 2004 - UVA light may cause skin cancer too
  4. March 25, 2004 - Making Smart Drugs That Deliver The Right Kind Of Punch
Background


Brain-machine interfaces

References:
  1. March 24, 2004 - Human Studies Show Feasibility Of Brain-machine Interfaces
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. March 25, 2004 - Genetic Factor May Increase Risk For Alzheimer's Disease
  2. March 26, 2004 - Early Vitamin E Supplements Stem Development Of Hallmark Alzheimer's Symptoms In Mice
Background


Microfluidics

References:
  1. March 25, 2004 - Good vibrations for lab-on-a-chip

Microelectromechanical systems

References:
  1. March 25, 2004 - New microscale inchworm actuator made by Sandia
Background


Alcohol and cardiovascular health

References:
  1. March 25, 2004 - Moderate Alcohol Consumption Decreases Risk Of Cardiovascular Disease Death In Men
Background


Junk DNA

References:
  1. March 26, 2004 - Research De-mystifies Origins Of 'Junk' DNA
Background


AIDS

References:
  1. March 26, 2004 - HIV discovery allows targeting of vaccines
Background


Molecular anatomy of cells

References:
  1. March 26, 2004 - Building The Whole Cell From Pieces: Researchers Tackle The Cell Jigsaw Puzzle
Background


Gene linked to frontal lobe development

References:
  1. March 26, 2004 - Newly Identified Gene Linked To Brain Development
Background


Carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. March 26, 2004 - Carbon Nanotubes with Big Possibilities
Background


Protein folding

References:
  1. March 26, 2004 - Protein Folding on a Chip
Background


Quantum entanglement

References:
  1. March 27, 2004 - Quantum link connects light, ions
Background


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