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Volume 8, Number 4
January 26, 2009

Physical sciences and technology

Extrasolar planets
Lab-on-a-chip
Quantum communication
Starburst galaxies
Water on Mars
Quantum dots
Global warming
Antarctic warming
Climate modeling
Convection in rotating systems
Photovoltaics
Photonic crystals
Atmospheric oxygenation
Galaxy formation
Forests and global warming
Quantum teleportation
Carbon nanotubes
Stretchable electronics
Nanotechnology
Graphene
Denser holographic data storage
Hydrogen production
Quantum information
Plate tectonics
Quantum holography
Microlasers
Active galactic nuclei and star formation
Global warming and ocean dead zones
Large hadron collider

Life sciences

LINE-1 retrotransposon
Histone methylation and stem cells
Language origins and geneticics
Sonic Hedgehog
Bacterial swarms
Extended phenotype
Brain-imaging studies
Cloning
Rapid evolution
Evolution of parasitism
Homo floresiensis
Neuron regeneration
Cell nuclear membrane and aging
Memory T cells
Interleukin-1 trigger protein
Theoretical model of brain coordination
BAFF, B cells, and T regulatory cells
Aggression, punishment, and monoamine oxidase A
Nicotine sensitivity and the insula
Longevity of "Indy" fruit flies
Music as a memory cue
Modeling the hypothalamic, pituitary, adrenal axis
Gene interaction and disease risk
Metagenomics
Poxvirus defenses
Notch signaling
Short-term memory and glutamate
Bidirectional transcription

Health and medicine

Dementia
AIDS
Cancer
Cardiovascular disease
Avian flu
Gene therapy
Inflammatory bowel disease
Clostridium difficile
Rheumatoid arthritis
Schizophrenia
Kinase signaling and disease
Stem cells
Obesity
Pathogenic bacteria and phenotypic noise
Diabetes
Low-carbohydrate diet and liver fat
Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Cancer biology
Parkinson's disease
Nanobiotechnology
Cancer stem cells
RNAi microbicide for herpes
Antibiotics
Autism
Lupus
Mediterranean diet
Autoimmune disease
Tuberculosis
Calorie restriction and longevity
Immune system enhancer
Multiple sclerosis
Alzheimer's disease
Psoriasis



Physical sciences and technology


Extrasolar planets

References:
  1. January 19, 2009 - Smallest known exoplanet may actually be Earth-mass
  2. January 21, 2009 - Super-Neptune Planet Found
  3. January 22, 2009 - Distant "Super Neptune" Discovered
  4. January 22, 2009 - 'Super-Neptune' Exoplanet Discovered - also here
Background


Lab-on-a-chip

References:
  1. January 19, 2009 - World's First Deep Sea Lab-on-a-chip Sensors Proved To Work
Background


Quantum communication

References:
  1. January 19, 2009 - Quantum communication through synergy
Background


Starburst galaxies

References:
  1. January 20, 2009 - Frantic Activity Revealed In Dusty Stellar Factories - also here, here
Background


Water on Mars

References:
  1. January 20, 2009 - Mars polar water is pure: study
Background


Quantum dots

References:
  1. January 20, 2009 - Quantum-dot device detects DNA
Background


Global warming

References:
  1. January 21, 2009 - Spring Coming Earlier, Study Says
  2. January 21, 2009 - Scientists Agree Human-induced Global Warming Is Real, Survey Says - also here, here
  3. January 22, 2009 - Summer springs sooner: study
  4. January 22, 2009 - Global Impact Of Climate Change On Biodiversity - also here, here
  5. January 22, 2009 - All Earth's Seasons Now Arrive Two Days Earlier, Researchers Report - also here, here, here, here
  6. January 23, 2009 - Watching Treeline Advances In Canada's Arctic
Background


Antarctic warming

References:
  1. January 21, 2009 - Antarctica is warming, not cooling: study
  2. January 21, 2009 - Antarctica Is Getting Warmer Too
  3. January 21, 2009 - Antarctica Heating Up, "Ignored" Satellite Data Show
  4. January 21, 2009 - New evidence on Antarctic warming
  5. January 21, 2009 - Even Antarctica is now feeling the heat of climate change
  6. January 21, 2009 - Global warming hitting all of Antarctica: scientists
  7. January 21, 2009 - Study: Antarctica joins rest of globe in warming
  8. January 22, 2009 - Global warming hitting Antarctica hard
  9. January 22, 2009 - Much Of Antarctica Is Warming More Than Previously Thought - also here
  10. January 23, 2009 - Satellites confirm half-century of West Antarctic warming
Background


Climate modeling

References:
  1. January 21, 2009 - New Tool Improves Reliability Of Climate Models
Background


Convection in rotating systems

References:
  1. January 21, 2009 - New Insights Into Convection In Planets And Stars Gleaned From Novel Device That Charts Heat Transfer In Rotational Systems - also here
Background


Photovoltaics

References:
  1. January 21, 2009 - Solarmer Energy expects sun to shine on invention - also here
Background


Photonic crystals

References:
  1. January 21, 2009 - Fabricating 3D Photonic Crystals
Background


Atmospheric oxygenation

References:
  1. January 21, 2009 - Starving bacteria bumped up early Earth's oxygen
Background


Galaxy formation

References:
  1. January 21, 2009 - Dark matter filaments stoked star birth in early galaxies
  2. January 22, 2009 - New Understanding Of The Origin Of Galaxies Advanced - also here, here
Background


Forests and global warming

References:
  1. January 22, 2009 - Drought, heat killing trees in western N.America
  2. January 22, 2009 - Everyday Tree Deaths Have Doubled
  3. January 22, 2009 - U.S. Old-Growth Forests Withering With Warming
  4. January 22, 2009 - Tree deaths double across western US
  5. January 22, 2009 - Study: U.S. Trees Dying at Alarming Rate
  6. January 22, 2009 - Global Warming May Be Killing Old-Growth Forests
  7. January 23, 2009 - Climate killing trees twice as fast
  8. January 23, 2009 - Climate shift 'killing US trees'
  9. January 25, 2009 - Global Warming: Tree Deaths Have Doubled Across The Western U.S. - also here, here
  10. January 26, 2009 - Research ties tree mortality trends to climate warming
Background


Quantum teleportation

References:
  1. January 22, 2009 - Quantum Information Teleported Between Distant Atoms January 22, 2009 - Atom takes a quantum leap
  2. January 22, 2009 - Atoms teleport information over long distance
  3. January 22, 2009 - Information Teleported between Ions at a Distance
  4. January 23, 2009 - Teleportation trick is step towards quantum computing
  5. January 23, 2009 - Quantum Teleportation Between Distant Matter Qubits: First Between Atoms 1 Meter Apart - also here
  6. February 2, 2009 - A Leap for Teleporting, Between Ions Feet Apart
  7. February 3, 2009 - Teleporter sends ions on long-distance journey
Background


Carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. January 22, 2009 - Semiconducting Nanotubes Produced In Quantity - also here, here
  2. January 23, 2009 - Long, Stretchy Carbon Nanotubes Could Make Space Elevators Possible
Background


Stretchable electronics

References:
  1. January 22, 2009 - Stretchable Electronics With A Twist - also here, here
Background


Nanotechnology

References:
  1. January 22, 2009 - Smallest Possible Switch: Single Gold Atom Forms The Contact
Background


Graphene

References:
  1. January 22, 2009 - Light-Speed Nanotech: Controlling the Nature of Graphene - also here, here
Background


Denser holographic data storage

References:
  1. January 22, 2009 - Holographic discs set to smash storage records
Background


Hydrogen production

References:
  1. January 23, 2009 - New Way To Produce Hydrogen Discovered - also here
Background


Quantum information

References:
  1. January 23, 2009 - Quantum Technologies Move A Step Closer With Demonstration Of An 'Entanglement' Filter - also here
Background


Plate tectonics

References:
  1. January 23, 2009 - The continents as a heat blanket - also here, here
Background


Quantum holography

References:
  1. January 24, 2009 - How low can you go?
  2. January 26, 2009 - World's smallest lettering created with molecular projector
  3. January 28, 2009 - Sub-atomic-scale Writing Using a Quantum Hologram Sets New Size Record
  4. January 31, 2009 - World's Smallest Letters
Background


Microlasers

References:
  1. January 24, 2009 - Design Of Microlasers Could Be Improved, Based On New Theoretical Analysis - also here, here
  2. January 24, 2009 - Plasmonic whispering gallery microcavity paves the way to future nanolasers - also here, here
Background


Active galactic nuclei and star formation

References:
  1. January 25, 2009 - Supermassive Black Holes Not Guilty Of Shutting Down Star Formation - also here
Background


Global warming and ocean dead zones

References:
  1. January 25, 2009 - Dramatic expansion of dead zones in the oceans - also here, here
  2. January 25, 2009 - Global warming could suffocate the sea
  3. January 26, 2009 - The Oceans' Global Warming Hangover
  4. January 27, 2009 - Global warming to create oceanic dead zones
  5. January 28, 2009 - Global Warming to Create "Permanent" Ocean Dead Zones?
Background, Background


Large hadron collider

References:
  1. January 25, 2009 - Europe's new atom-smasher chief signals caution after breakdown
Background



Life sciences


LINE-1 retrotransposon

References:
  1. January 19, 2009 - Molecular Parasite Could Play An Important Role In Human Evolution - also here
Background


Histone methylation and stem cells

References:
  1. January 19, 2008 - Large DNA Stretches, Not Single Genes, Shut Off As Cells Mature
Background, Background


Language origins and genetics

References:
  1. January 19, 2009 - Language Driven By Culture, Not Biology, Study Shows - also here
Background


Sonic Hedgehog

References:
  1. January 19, 2009 - Researchers find new molecule to block 'Hedgehog' signaling in cancer, development
Background, Background, Background


RNA and epigenetics

References:
  1. January 19, 2009 - Molecule 'creates complex humans'
    Abstract: http://www.cell.com/molecular-cell/abstract/S1097-2765(08)00810-1
Background, Background


Bacterial swarms

References:
  1. January 20, 2009 - Reversing helps bacterial swarms to spread
Background


Extended phenotype

References:
  1. January 20, 2009 - European Evolutionary Biologists Rally Behind Richard Dawkins' Extended Phenotype
Background


Brain-imaging studies

References:
  1. January 20, 2009 - Men 'can fight food urges better'
  2. January 22, 2009 - Women Cannot Control Their Hunger As Well As Men, Study Shows - also here
Background


Cloning

References:
  1. January 20, 2009 - Cloned horses could offer insight into DNA possibilities - also here
Background


Rapid evolution

References:
  1. January 21, 2009 - Lizards Evolving Rapidly to Survive Deadly Fire Ants
  2. January 23, 2009 - Evolution In Action: Native U.S. Lizards Are Adapting To Escape Attacks By Fire Ants - also here
Background


Evolution of parasitism

References:
  1. January 21, 2009 - New Findings On The Evolution Of Parasitism
Background


Homo floresiensis

References:
  1. January 21, 2009 - 'Hobbit' Skull Study Finds Hobbit Is Not Human
  2. January 23, 2009 - "Hobbits" Were Separate Species, Skull Suggests
Background


Neuron regeneration

References:
  1. January 22, 2009 - Worm gene offers clues to nerve cell repair: study
  2. January 22, 2009 - Biologists ID Gene, Pathway for Nerve Regeneration in Worms - also here
Background


Cell nuclear membrane and aging

References:
  1. January 22, 2009 - As Cells Age the Nucleus Lets the Bad Guys In
  2. January 22, 2009 - Feeling Old? Blame Your Nuclear Pores
  3. January 22, 2009 - The breakdown of barriers in old cells may hold clues to aging process - also here
  4. January 23, 2009 - Leaky brain cell membranes linked to ageing
Background, Background


Memory T cells

References:
  1. January 22, 2009 - Immune memory debate heats up
  2. January 23, 2009 - Decoding The Language Of Memory Cells - also here
Background


Interleukin-1 trigger protein

References:
  1. January 22, 2009 - New Antiviral Protein Discovered In Human Body
  2. January 23, 2009 - Key protein regulator of inflammation and cell death discovered - also here, here
Background, Background


Theoretical model of brain coordination

References:
  1. January 22, 2009 - Dynamical theory and novel 4-D colorimetric method reveal modus operandi of intact living brain - also here, here
Background


BAFF, B cells, and T regulatory cells

References:
  1. January 23, 2009 - Baffling The Body Into Accepting Transplants - also here, here
  2. January 29, 2009 - Hormone discovery may improve transplant rejection rate
Background


Aggression, punishment, and monoamine oxidase A

References:
  1. January 23, 2009 - 'Warrior Gene' Predicts Aggressive Behavior After Provocation - also here, here
Background


Nicotine sensitivity and the insula

References:
  1. January 23, 2009 - Nicotine Activates More Than Just The Brain's Pleasure Pathways - also here, here
Background


Longevity of "Indy" fruit flies

References:
  1. January 23, 2009 - Scientists Unlock Possible Aging Secret In Genetically Altered Fruit Fly - also here, here
Background


Music as a memory cue

References:
  1. January 23, 2009 - Popular Songs Can Cue Specific Memories, Psychology Research Shows - also here
Background


Modeling the hypothalamic, pituitary, adrenal axis

References:
  1. January 23, 2009 - Recalibrating 'fight or flight'
Background, Background


Gene interaction and disease risk

References:
  1. January 23, 2009 - Genetic interactions are the key to understanding complex traits - also here, here
Background


Metagenomics

References:
  1. January 23, 2009 - Mixing genomics and geography yields insights into life and environment
Background


Poxvirus defenses

References:
  1. January 23, 2009 - Researchers make breakthrough against poxviruses - also here, here
Background


Notch signaling

References:
  1. January 25, 2009 - Type Of Supporting Cells Resistant To Notch Signaling Discovered
Background


Short-term memory and glutamate

References:
  1. January 25, 2009 - Rsearchers discover brain's memory 'buffer' in single cells - also here, here
  2. January 26, 2009 - Single cell 'can store memories'
Background, Background


Bidirectional transcription

References:
  1. January 25, 2009 - Rewrite the textbooks: Transcription is bidirectional - also here, here
Background



Health and medicine


Dementia

References:
  1. January 19, 2009 - Go to a party to cut dementia risk, study suggests
  2. January 19, 2009 - Easygoing, Social People May Get Dementia Less Often
  3. January 19, 2009 - Staying calm 'prevents dementia'
  4. January 20, 2009 - Social lifestyle cuts dementia risk: study
  5. January 20, 2009 - Socially Active And Not Easily Stressed? You May Not Develop Dementia - also here, here
  6. January 23, 2009 - Vitamin D 'is mental health aid'
  7. January 24, 2009 - Low Levels Of Vitamin D Link To Cognitive Problems In Older People - also here
Background


AIDS

References:
  1. January 19, 2009 - China rolls out two HIV drugs to tackle resistance
  2. January 19, 2009 - Existing blood carbohydrate could fight HIV
  3. January 23, 2009 - STDs disrupt genetic bottleneck that usually constrains HIV infection - also here
Background


Cancer

References:
  1. January 19, 2009 - Chemical used in making rubber linked to cancer
  2. January 20, 2009 - New Criteria For Measuring Tumor Size And Progression Will Help Ease Workloads In Clinical Trials
  3. January 20, 2009 - Experimental Therapy Turns On Tumor Suppressor Gene In Cancer Cells - also here, here
  4. January 21, 2009 - Smoking Linked To Most Male Cancer Deaths - also here, here
  5. January 21, 2009 - Genetic Fingerprint of Prostate Cancer
  6. January 21, 2009 - What is the risk factor for gastric cancer in a Costa Rican?
  7. January 21, 2009 - Boosted immune system could devour brain tumours
  8. January 22, 2009 - Breastfeeding May Prevent Breast Cancer
  9. January 23, 2009 - Darkness, Melatonin May Stall Breast and Prostate Cancers
  10. January 23, 2009 - Measles Virus May Be Effective Prostate Cancer Treatment - also here
  11. January 23, 2009 - Implants Mimic Infection To Rally Immune System Against Tumors - also here, here
Background


Cardiovascular disease

References:
  1. January 19, 2009 - Study doubts heart disease genetic testing value
  2. January 19, 2009 - First heart attacks becoming less severe: U.S. study
  3. January 20, 2009 - Bleeding Hearts Revealed With New Scan - also here, here
  4. January 20, 2009 - Salt Reduction May Offer Cardioprotective Effects Beyond Blood Pressure Reduction
  5. January 21, 2009 - Study doubts worth of heart gene test
  6. January 21, 2009 - Less Severe First Heart Attacks Linked To Heart Disease Death Reductions - also here, here
  7. January 22, 2009 - New Molecular Mechanism Associated With Arrhythmias Discovered: Possible Novel Target For Treating Arrhythmias - also here, here
  8. January 22, 2009 - Abnormal Heart Function Associated With Reduced Capacity For Exercise - also here
  9. January 22, 2009 - Impaired Kidney Function Raises Risk Of Heart Problems In The Elderly - also here
  10. January 22, 2009 - Drug-coated stents less risky for heart bypass patients - also here
  11. January 23, 2009 - Inflammation Worsens Danger Due To Atherosclerosis - also here, here
Background


Avian flu

References:
  1. January 19, 2009 - China reports two new cases of bird flu, one dead
  2. January 19, 2009 - China reports another human birdflu infection
  3. January 19, 2009 - China reports third bird flu case in three days
  4. January 19, 2009 - New death from bird flu in China
  5. January 20, 2009 - 16-year-old Chinese boy dies from H5N1 bird flu - also here
  6. January 20, 2009 - China announces third bird flu death this year
  7. January 20, 2009 - China warns of "grim" fight against deadly bird flu
  8. January 20, 2009 - Nepal bird flu sparks mass cull
  9. January 20, 2009 - Fresh warning on China bird flu
  10. January 21, 2009 - Two more Indonesians infected with bird flu: health ministry
  11. January 24, 2009 - China reports 4th bird flu death in 2009
Background


Gene therapy

References:
  1. January 19, 2009 - Heating up gene activation
  2. January 20, 2009 - Gene Therapy Studied For Preeclampsia: New Clues To Mysterious Pregnancy Condition
Background


Inflammatory bowel disease

References:
  1. January 19, 2009 - New Therapeutic Properties Of N-acetyl-L-cysteine Discovered
  2. January 25, 2009 - Children With Inflammatory Bowel Disease Have Surprisingly High Folate Levels, Study Finds - also here, here
Background


Clostridium difficile

References:
  1. January 19, 2009 - Gene Technology To Fight Lethal Hospital Acquired Infection - also here
Background


Rheumatoid arthritis

References:
  1. January 19, 2009 - Novel Drugs Selectively Target Pathway Important In Rheumatoid Arthritis
  2. January 21, 2009 - Anakinra For Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Modest Benefit With Some Risk, Study Suggests - also here
Background


Schizophrenia

References:
  1. January 19, 2009 - Lack Of Grey Matter In Brain Is Linked To Schizophrenia And Bipolar Disorder
  2. January 23, 2009 - Altered Brain Activity In Schizophrenia May Direct Focus On Self - also here, here
  3. January 23, 2009 - Schizophrenic patients' frozen faces harm social interactions - also here
Background


Kinase signaling and disease

References:
  1. January 19, 2009 - New Structural Motif In Key Enzymes: Essential To Prevent Autoimmune Disease; Key To Cancer Drug Resistance?
Background, Background, Background


Stem cells

References:
  1. January 19, 2009 - British trials to use stem cells for stroke, blindness
  2. January 19, 2009 - Stem cell eye surgery to be tried
  3. January 23, 2009 - FDA allows first test of human stem cell therapy
  4. January 23, 2009 - FDA OKs stem cell trial
  5. January 23, 2009 - Right on Geron
  6. January 23, 2009 - Green light for US stem cell work
  7. January 23, 2009 - Historic trial to treat spinal injury with stem cells
  8. January 23, 2009 - F.D.A. Approves a Stem Cell Trial
  9. January 23, 2009 - US approves 1st stem cell study for spinal injury
  10. January 23, 2009 - FDA OKs 1st Embryonic Stem Cell Trial
  11. January 24, 2009 - Human embryonic stem cell trial wins approval
  12. January 27, 2009 - Stem cells ready for prime time
Background


Obesity

References:
  1. January 20, 2009 - Microbe Composition In Gut May Hold Key To One Cause Of Obesity - also here, here
  2. January 21, 2009 - Family stress may make kids fat: study
  3. January 22, 2009 - Three Genes That Increase Risk Of Severe Obesity In Kids And Adults Discovered
  4. January 23, 2009 - Sleep disordered breathing and obesity: Independent effects, causes - also here
Background


Pathogenic bacteria and phenotypic noise

References:
  1. January 20, 2009 - Pathogenic Microorganisms And Phenotypic Noise: Combat Zone Reconnaissance
Background


Diabetes

References:
  1. January 20, 2009 - Advance Toward First Saliva Test For Type 2 Diabetes - also here
  2. January 21, 2009 - New study to explore if anti-inflammatory drug can treat type 2 diabetes - also here
  3. January 22, 2009 - Low Glycemic Diets Help Diabetics Control Blood Sugar, Review Suggests
  4. January 23, 2009 - Cell Transplantation And Diabetes: New Sites, New Devices - also here
Background


Low-carbohydrate diet and liver fat

References:
  1. January 20, 2009 - Low-carbohydrate Diet Burns More Excess Liver Fat Than Low-calorie Diet, Clinical Study Finds - also here, here
Background


Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus

References:
  1. January 20, 2009 - MRSA head and neck infections increase among children - also here
  2. January 20, 2009 - Study shows rise in antibiotic resistant pediatric head and neck infections
  3. January 20, 2009 - MRSA's 'weak spot' uncovered
  4. January 22, 2009 - MRSA's 'Weak Point' Visualized By Scientists
  5. January 23, 2009 - Study finds MRSA in Midwestern swine, workers - also here, here
  6. January 23, 2009 - A New Strain of Drug-Resistant Staph Infection Found in U.S. Pigs
Background


Cancer biology

References:
  1. January 20, 2009 - Nitric oxide shown to cause colon cancer
  2. January 25, 2009 - Cancer-causing Gene Discovery Suggests New Therapies - also here, here
  3. January 25, 2009 - How Chemotherapy Drugs Block Blood Vessel Growth, Slow Cancer Spread - also here, here
Background


Parkinson's disease

References:
  1. January 20, 2009 - Study to Test if Fading Sense of Smell Signals Onset of Parkinson's
Background


Nanobiotechnology

References:
  1. January 20, 2009 - Micromotor could navigate human bloodstream
  2. January 20, 2009 - Tiny motors may be big in surgery
  3. January 20, 2009 - Tiny motor could power artery-cruising robots
  4. January 21, 2009 - Medical 'microbot' to swim human arteries
  5. January 21, 2009 - Special Nanotubes May Be Used As A Vehicle For Treating Neurodegenerative Disorders
  6. January 23, 2009 - Nano-pill may give insulin jab the flick
  7. January 23, 2009 - Microbot Motors Fit To Swim Human Arteries - also here
  8. January 23, 2009 - Nano-tetherball Biosensor Precisely Detects Glucose - also here
Background


Cancer stem cells

References:
  1. January 21, 2009 - Engineered Virus Targets And Kills Apparent Cancer Stem Cells In Neuroblastoma - also here, here
Background, Background


RNAi microbicide for herpes

References:
  1. January 21, 2009 - Topical treatment wipes out herpes with RNAi
  2. January 22, 2009 - Experimental Topical Microbicide Offers Convenient, Long-lasting Protection Against Genital Herpes, Study Suggests
Background, Background


Antibiotics

References:
  1. January 21, 2009 - New Synthetic Compound Message to Drug-Resistant Bacteria: 'Resistance is Futile'
Background


Autism

References:
  1. January 21, 2009 - Autistic traits 'spread widely'
Background


Lupus

References:
  1. January 22, 2009 - Blocked Protein Prevents Lupus In Mouse Model
Background


Mediterranean diet

References:
  1. January 23, 2009 - Mediterranean Diet Reduces Long-term Risk Of Subsequent Weight Gain And Obesity Among Adults
Background


Autoimmune disease

References:
  1. January 23, 2009 - Unexpected finding opens up new way to stop autoimmune diseases and transplant rejection - also here
  2. January 24, 2009 - Potential New Antibody Treatment For Autoimmune Diseases - also here, here
Background


Tuberculosis

References:
  1. January 23, 2009 - New treatment option for latent tuberculosis - also here, here
Background


Calorie restriction and longevity

References:
  1. January 23, 2009 - Eating less may not extend life - also here, here
Background, Background


Immune system enhancer

References:
  1. January 23, 2009 - Protein may boost body's defence system against infections and cancer
Background


Multiple sclerosis

References:
  1. January 23, 2009 - Merck: New pill may work for MS
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. January 24, 2009 - Apple Juice Can Delay Onset Of Alzheimer's Disease, Study Suggests - also here, here
Background


Psoriasis

References:
  1. January 25, 2009 - Scientists unmask genetic markers associated with psoriasis - also here
  2. January 26, 2009 - Genetic 'hotspots' for psoriasis
  3. January 27, 2009 - Scientists uncover new genetic variations linked to psoriasis
  4. January 27, 2009 - Researchers identify 4 genetic hotspots associated with psoriasis
Background


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