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Volume 3, Number 48
November 29, 2004

Gamma ray bursts
Carbon nanotubes
Cancer
Alzheimer's disease
Brain imaging studies
Obesity
Aging
Retinal prostheses
Black holes
Human brain mitochondria
Effects of fasting on mitochondria
Nanotechnology
Helicobacter pylori
Global warming
Axions
Primordial star formation
Stem cells
Protease inhibitors and malaria
Olfactory nerve cell receptors
Synesthesia
High-energy neutrino detection
Telomeres
Genetic factors in human female infidelity
Organic electronics
Vascular development
Chylomicrons and cardiovascular disease
AIDS and telomerase


Gamma ray bursts

References:
  1. November 22, 2004 - Swift takes off
  2. November 22, 2004 - Swift blasts off on explosive mission
  3. November 22, 2004 - Swift takes to the skies
  4. November 23, 2004 - NASA Successfully Launches Swift Satellite
Background


Carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. November 22, 2004 - New Process Could Lead to Carbon Nanotube Price Cut
  2. November 23, 2004 - Smallest 'test tube' scoops world record
Background


Cancer

References:
  1. November 22, 2004 - Prostate Leading Newly Diagnosed Cancer Among Men; Breast Cancer Leads For Women
  2. November 23, 2004 - Gene Expression Profiling Aids In Ovarian Cancer Prognosis
  3. November 23, 2004 - Antioxidant Supplementation May Reduce Incidence Of Cancer In Men
  4. November 24, 2004 - Stem Cells' Repair Skills Might Be Link To Cancer
  5. November 25, 2004 - Marrow cells spawn stomach cancers
  6. November 26, 2004 - Gel may help cure cervical cancer
  7. November 28, 2004 - Enzyme 'key' to stopping cancer
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. November 22, 2004 - Pet Scans Detect Brain Differences In People At Risk For Alzheimer's
Background


Brain imaging studies

References:
  1. November 22, 2004 - Brain Imaging Study Of Drunk Drivers Pinpoints Neurological Changes
  2. November 23, 2004 - What Happens In The Brain When We Remember Our Own Past?
  3. November 26, 2004 - Concentration hampers simple tasks
Background


Obesity

References:
  1. November 22, 2004 - Obesity Tied To Increased Risk For Dozens Of Conditions
Background


Aging

References:
  1. November 22, 2004 - System That Regulates Blood Pressure May Also Affect Aging
Background


Retinal prostheses

References:
  1. November 22, 2004 - 'Blind' Cells See The Light; Maybe Someday Humans Will, Too
Background


Black holes

References:
  1. November 23, 2004 - Precocious Supermassive Black Holes Challenge Theories
Background


Human brain mitochondria

References:
  1. November 23, 2004 - Energetic cells may have boosted the brain
Background


Effects of fasting on mitochondria

References:
  1. November 23, 2004 - Heart Responds To Fasting By Remodeling Vital Energy-producing Components
Background


Nanotechnology

References:
  1. November 23, 2004 - Gold Nano Anchors Put Nanowires In Their Place
  2. November 25, 2004 - Multipurpose Nanocables Invented
Background


Helicobacter pylori

References:
  1. November 23, 2004 - Random Gene Activation Helps Ulcer Bug Escape Immune System
Background


Global warming

References:
  1. November 23, 2004 - Trace Gases Are Key To Halting Global Warming
Background


Axions

References:
  1. November 24, 2004 - Axion experiment makes its debut
Background


Primordial star formation

References:
  1. November 24, 2004 - Stellar Clusters Forming In The Blue Dwarf Galaxy NGC 5253
Background


Stem cells

References:
  1. November 24, 2004 - Study Shows Stem Cells Can Preserve Vision
  2. November 26, 2004 - Researchers Use Human Embryonic Stem Cells To Create New Nerve Insulation Tissue That Can Aid Spinal Cord Repair
Background


Protease inhibitors and malaria

References:
  1. November 24, 2004 - HIV-1 Protease Inhibitors: Effective Against Malaria?
Background


Olfactory nerve cell receptors

References:
  1. November 24, 2004 - Genetic Discovery Paves Way To Decode Sense Of Smell In Mammals
Background


Synesthesia

References:
  1. November 24, 2004 - What Color Is That Sound?
Background


High-energy neutrino detection

References:
  1. November 25, 2004 - Astrophysicist thinks big
  2. December 3, 2004 - Europa proposed as cosmic ray detector
Background


Telomeres

References:
  1. November 25, 2004 - Visualizing The End Of The Human Genome
Background


Genetic factors in human female infidelity

References:
  1. November 25, 2004 - Female infidelity: it's in the genes
Background


Organic electronics

References:
  1. November 25, 2004 - New Project Takes Measure Of Plastic Electronics
Background


Vascular development

References:
  1. November 25, 2004 - A 'Repulsive' Protein Guides Blood Vessel Development
Background


Chylomicrons and cardiovascular disease

References:
  1. November 26, 2004 - Discovery May Break Down Cholesterol Mystery
Background


AIDS and telomerase

References:
  1. November 26, 2004 - Scientists Uncork Fountain Of Youth For HIV-Fighting Cells
Background


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