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Volume 8, Number 38
September 21, 2009

Physical sciences and technology

Paleoclimatology
Herschel telescope
Black holes
International Linear Collider
Local Lorentz invariance
Memristors
Ocean acidification
Star formation
Titan's atmosphere
Carbon nanotubes
James Webb Space Telescope
Double nucleus galaxies
Water on Mars
Atmospheric oxygenation
Climate modeling
Extrasolar planets
Very early galaxies
Allen Telescope Array
Global warming
Combined silicon and gallium nitride microchips
Star formation in M31
Nanotechnology
Graphene
Planck telescope
Exobiology
Bose-Einstein condensates
Magnetism in ultracold gas
Gravitational waves
Fuel cells
Organic nanoelectronics
Origins of homochirality
Millipede data storage
Black holes and gamma-ray bursts
Supernovae
Hubble Space Telescope
Quantum computing
Linac Coherent Light Source

Life sciences

Evolution of cellular machinery
Wnt signaling and regeneration in planaria
Cell stress and apoptosis
Functional evolution in proteins
Polyploidy and mitosis
DNA sequencing
Blood vessel development
Biological role for D-amino acids
Pds5 and meiosis
Stromatolites
Insulin and the circadian clock
Bacterial metabolic network
Invadolysin and fat storage
Proteins related to conformational diseases
Protection of telomeres from DNA repair
Evolution of chromosomal sex determination
Induced pluripotent stem cells
Ancient retroviruses
Prebiotic organic chemistry
Listeria
Regulation of appetite and metabolism

Neuroscience, psychology, and behavior

Animal metacognition
Intelligence and curiosity
Effects of palmitic acid on appetite, leptin, and insulin
Comprehension of metaphoric language
Two-level neural integration model
Neural circuits in the retina
Alertness, consciousness, and anesthesia
Autism
Development of brain structure
Endocannabinoids
Sleep and memory formation
Brain-imaging studies
AMPA receptors and synaptic plasticity
Formation of cortical columns
Genetics of sleep need
Acquisition of vision after infancy
Calcium channels and learning
Motor neuron development
Consciousness and learning

Health and medicine

Cancer
Physical activity and longevity
Antioxidants
Cardiovascular disease
Vaccines
Dementia
MicroRNA and cancer
Alzheimer's disease
Nanobiotechnology
Parkinson's disease
Cancer biology
Asthma
Stem cells
Cancer stem cells
Docosahexaenoic acid and infant cognitive development
Diabetes
Immunoglobin E and allergy
Tuberculosis
Celiac disease
Multiple sclerosis
Gene therapy
Hepatitis C
Hepatitis B
AIDS
Immune deficiency diseases
Zinc finger gene editing
Weight loss



Physical sciences and technology


Paleoclimatology

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Scientists find CO2 link to Antarctic ice cap origin
  2. September 14, 2009 - Global Warming Could Cool N. America in a Few Decades?
Background


Herschel telescope

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Space telescope suffers instrument delay
Background


Black holes

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Black Hole Pumps Iron
  2. September 15, 2009 - Sophisticated telescope camera debuts with peek at nest of black holes - also here
Background


International Linear Collider

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Silicon Detector Validated, Moves Forward
  2. September 17, 2009 - American-made SRF Cavity Makes The Grade
Background


Local Lorentz invariance

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Michelson-Morley experiment is best yet
Background


Memristors

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Electronics 'missing link' united with rest of the family
Background


Ocean acidification

References:
  1. September 15, 2009 - Ocean acidification: impact on key organisms of oceanic fauna - also here
Background, Background


Star formation

References:
  1. September 15, 2009 - Making Massive Stars
Background


Titan's atmosphere

References:
  1. September 15, 2009 - Scientists unravel the chemistry of Titan's hazy atmosphere - also here
  2. September 15, 2009 - Saturn's moon Titan has a foggy bottom
  3. September 16, 2009 - Global view of valleys on Titan shows north south contrast - also here
Background


Carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. September 15, 2009 - Friction force differences offer new means for manipulating nanotubes - also here
  2. September 20, 2009 - A recipe for controlling carbon nanotubes - also here
Background


James Webb Space Telescope

References:
  1. September 15, 2009 - James Webb Space Telescope Begins to Take Shape at Goddard - also here
Background, Background


Double nucleus galaxies

References:
  1. September 15, 2009 - Double Nucleus Galaxies: Ravenous Black Holes And Ripples In Space-Time Continuum
Background


Water on Mars

References:
  1. September 15, 2009 - Giant Cracks on Mars Hint at Ancient Lakes
  2. September 16, 2009 - Patterns in Mars crater floors give picture of drying lakes - also here
Background


Atmospheric oxygenation

References:
  1. September 15, 2009 - Drilling Project Pulls Up Evidence for Early Oxygen in the Oceans
Background


Climate modeling

References:
  1. September 15, 2009 - Heavy water could add weight to climate models
Background


Extrasolar planets

References:
  1. September 16, 2009 - CoRoT-7b, the Lava Planet
  2. September 16, 2009 - Smallest exoplanet is shown to be a solid, rocky world
  3. September 16, 2009 - First Solid Evidence for a Rocky Exoplanet - also here, here
  4. September 16, 2009 - Scientists say "super-Earth" has rocky surface
  5. September 16, 2009 - Rock solid planet
  6. September 16, 2009 - First Real Evidence for a Rocky Exoplanet
  7. September 16, 2009 - First Rocky World Confirmed Around Another Star
  8. September 16, 2009 - Astronomers confirm rocky nature of new exoplanet
  9. September 16, 2009 - Distant world 'has rocky surface'
  10. September 16, 2009 - COROT-7b: Earth-like planet discovered outside solar system
  11. September 17, 2009 - Rocky planet found outside Earth's solar system
  12. September 21, 2009 - An exoplanet as dense as Earth
Background


Very early galaxies

References:
  1. September 16, 2009 - Galaxies that go the distance
  2. September 16, 2009 - Hubble Goes Deep, Finds Farthest Galaxies Yet
  3. September 17, 2009 - Newly found galaxies could be most distant known
Background


Allen Telescope Array

References:
  1. September 16, 2009 - Ear to the Universe starts listening
Background


Global warming

References:
  1. September 16, 2009 - Climate change warning from Greenland
  2. September 16, 2009 - Melting of the Greenland ice sheet mapped - also here
  3. September 16, 2009 - Worlds oceans warmest on record this summer
  4. September 17, 2009 - Arctic ice melts to third-smallest area on record
  5. September 17, 2009 - New insights into Greenland icesheet
  6. September 17, 2009 - Arctic sea ice reaches minimum extent for 2009, third lowest ever recorded - also here
  7. September 17, 2009 - Pause in Arctic's melting trend
  8. September 17, 2009 - Arctic sea ice melt still heavy, but no record
  9. September 18, 2009 - Arctic sea ice levels third-lowest on record
  10. September 18, 2009 - Arctic ice pack at third lowest extent since 1979: US
Background


Combined silicon and gallium nitride microchips

References:
  1. September 16, 2009 - Two chips in one: Researchers combine microprocessor materials
Background


Star formation in M31

References:
  1. September 16, 2009 - Swift makes best-ever ultraviolet portrait of Andromeda Galaxy - also here
  2. September 16, 2009 - Best UV View Ever of Andromeda Galaxy
Background, Background


Nanotechnology

References:
  1. September 16, 2009 - Engineers Produce 'How-To' Guide for Controlling the Structure of Nanoparticles
  2. September 16, 2009 - DNA origami - also here
  3. September 16, 2009 - New nanostructure technology provides advances in eyeglass, solar energy performance
  4. September 17, 2009 - Putting a Strain on Nanowires Could Yield Colossal Results - also here
  5. September 17, 2009 - Making Nanowires More Electrically Stable
Background


Graphene

References:
  1. September 16, 2009 - Graphene and gallium arsenide: Two perfect partners find each other - also here
Background


Planck telescope

References:
  1. September 17, 2009 - Planck first light yields promising results - also here, here
  2. September 17, 2009 - Planck Telescope Snaps First Images
  3. September 17, 2009 - Planck telescope's first glimpse
  4. September 17, 2009 - Probe gets clearest glimpse yet of cosmic dawn
  5. September 17, 2009 - First light for Planck
  6. September 22, 2009 - Planck Sees "First Light"
Background


Exobiology

References:
  1. September 17, 2009 - New 'Drake equation' for alien habitats
  2. September 17, 2009 - New Drake equation to quantify habitability? - also here
  3. September 18, 2009 - Exotic life beyond Earth? Looking for life as we don't know it - also here
  4. September 22, 2009 - The Hunt for Extraterrestrial Life Gets Weird
Background


Bose-Einstein condensates

References:
  1. September 17, 2009 - Buffer gas cooling could open up the field of ultracold physics
Background


Magnetism in ultracold gas

References:
  1. September 17, 2009 - Magnetism observed in gas for the first time - also here
  2. September 18, 2009 - Magnetized Gas Points to New Physics
Background


Gravitational waves

References:
  1. September 17, 2009 - Galaxy-Sized Observatory for Gravitational Waves
Background


Fuel cells

References:
  1. September 17, 2009 - Researchers make progress in optimizing solid oxide fuel cells
  2. September 17, 2009 - Catalyst simulations could lower fuel cell cost - also here
Background


Organic nanoelectronics

References:
  1. September 17, 2009 - New Material For Nanoscale Computer Chips
Background, Background


Origins of homochirality

References:
  1. September 17, 2009 - Nanosatellite to Test Life's Handedness in Space
Background, Background


Millipede data storage

References:
  1. September 17, 2009 - Super-dense data stores cool down
Background


Black holes and gamma-ray bursts

References:
  1. September 18, 2009 - Invading black holes explain cosmic flashes - also here
  2. September 22, 2009 - Radical New Theory: Black Holes Attack and Devour Stars from the Inside
Background, Background


Supernovae

References:
  1. September 18, 2009 - Watching a Supernova Come and Go
Background


Hubble Space Telescope

References:
  1. September 18, 2009 - 'Extraordinary Results' Expected from Revamped Hubble
Background


Quantum computing

References:
  1. September 18, 2009 - Tricolour entanglement could connect qubits
Background


Linac Coherent Light Source

References:
  1. September 18, 2009 - First Test of New X-ray Laser Strips Neon Bare
Background



Life sciences


Evolution of cellular machinery

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Evolution still scientifically stable - also here
Background, Background


Wnt signaling and regeneration in planaria

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Figuring out the heads or tails decision in regeneration
Background


Cell stress and apoptosis

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Prolonged stress sparks ER to release calcium stores and induce cell death in aging-related diseases
Background, Background


Functional evolution in proteins

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Disordered proteins sensitive to environment, sequence changes
Background


Polyploidy and mitosis

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - When you've doubled your genes, what's 1 chromosome more or less? - also here
Background


DNA sequencing

References:
  1. September 15, 2009 - New sequencing technique could boost pine beetle fight, improve cancer research
Background


Blood vessel development

References:
  1. September 15, 2009 - Blood vessels contribute to their own growth and oxygen delivery to tissues and tumors
Background, Background, Background


Biological role for D-amino acids

References:
  1. September 16, 2009 - New role for righty molecules
Background, Background


Pds5 and meiosis

References:
  1. September 16, 2009 - Landmark study sheds new light on human chromosomal birth defects - also here
Background


Stromatolites

References:
  1. September 17, 2009 - High window on the past
Background, Background, Background


Insulin and the circadian clock

References:
  1. September 17, 2009 - Genes controlling insulin can alter timing of biological clock
  2. September 21, 2009 - Two-way Communication Between Common Biological Pathways And Body's Daily Clock
Background, Background


Bacterial metabolic network

References:
  1. September 17, 2009 - Building a complete metabolic model
Background


Invadolysin and fat storage

References:
  1. September 17, 2009 - Scientists pinpoint protein link to fat storage - also here
Background


Proteins related to conformational diseases

References:
  1. September 17, 2009 - Mechanism related to the onset of various genetic diseases revealed - also here
Background


Protection of telomeres from DNA repair

References:
  1. September 17, 2009 - Scientists demonstrate role of protein in distinguishing chromosome ends from DNA breaks - also here
Background


Evolution of chromosomal sex determination

References:
  1. September 17, 2009 - Live Birth -- Key To Much Marine Life -- Depends Upon Evolution Of Chromosomal Sex Determination
Background


Induced pluripotent stem cells

References:
  1. September 18, 2009 - Memories of the way they used to be - also here
Background


Ancient retroviruses

References:
  1. September 18, 2009 - HIV's ancestors 'plagued first mammals' - also here
Background, Background


Prebiotic organic chemistry

References:
  1. September 18, 2009 - Could salt crusts be key ingredient in cooking up prebiotic molecules? - also here
Background, Background


Listeria

References:
  1. September 19, 2009 - Listeria L-forms: Discovery Of An Unusual Form Of Bacterial Life
  2. September 21, 2009 - Scientists uncover how bugs evade capture
  3. September 21, 2009 - Study finds new way deadly food-borne bacteria spread - also here
Background


Regulation of appetite and metabolism

References:
  1. September 20, 2009 - Mutant mice living the dieter's dream
Background



Neuroscience, psychology, and behavior


Animal metacognition

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Evidence Points to Conscious 'Metacognition' in Some Nonhuman Animals - also here
  2. September 15, 2009 - Animals Think About Thinking, Research Suggests
Background


Intelligence and curiosity

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Researchers discover the first-ever link between intelligence and curiosity
Background, Background


Effects of palmitic acid on appetite, leptin, and insulin

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Ice cream may target the brain before your hips, study suggests - also here
  2. September 14, 2009 - Enzyme Crucial to Insulin Resistance Found in Brain
  3. September 15, 2009 - Ice-cream and burgers can control your brain: study
  4. October 19, 2009 - Lard Lesson: Why Fat Lubricates Your Appetite
Background, Background, Background


Comprehension of metaphoric language

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Figures of speech -- understanding idioms requires both sides of the brain - also here
Background, Background


Two-level neural integration model

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Neurons found to be similar to Electoral College - also here
Background


Neural circuits in the retina

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Visual detection: new neural circuits identified in the retina - also here
Background, Background


Alertness, consciousness, and anesthesia

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Discovery of 'alert status' area in brain opens door to treatment of impaired consciousness disorders - also here
Background


Autism

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Eye Movements May Help Detect Autism
Background


Development of brain structure

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Discovered key gene for the formation of new neurons
Background, Background


Endocannabinoids

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Endocannabinoids, Closely Related To Active Ingredients In Cannabis Plant, Can Promote Pain
Background


Sleep and memory formation

References:
  1. September 15, 2009 - Direct evidence of role of sleep in memory formation is uncovered - also here
Background, Background


Brain-imaging studies

References:
  1. September 15, 2009 - Brain's response to seeing food may be linked to weight loss maintenance - also here
Background


AMPA receptors and synaptic plasticity

References:
  1. September 15, 2009 - AMPA Receptors On Cell Membrane Make Us Smarter
Background


Formation of cortical columns

References:
  1. September 16, 2009 - Scientists find mechanism that constructs key brain structure - also here
Background, Background


Genetics of sleep need

References:
  1. September 16, 2009 - Gene variation that lets people get by on fewer zees transferred to create insomniac mice - also here
Background


Acquisition of vision after infancy

References:
  1. September 17, 2009 - Out of darkness, sight: How the brain learns to see - also here
Background


Calcium channels and learning

References:
  1. September 18, 2009 - Calcium channels optimize learning
Background


Motor neuron development

References:
  1. September 18, 2009 - Antioxidant controls spinal cord development - also here
Background, Background


Consciousness and learning

References:
  1. September 20, 2009 - Can unresponsive brains learn?
  2. September 20, 2009 - Scientists find that individuals in vegetative states can learn - also here
  3. September 20, 2009 - Minimally conscious patients can learn
  4. September 20, 2009 - Patients in Vegetative States Can Learn, Predicting Recovery
Background



Health and medicine


Cancer

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Depression 'cuts cancer survival'
  2. September 14, 2009 - Depression can affect cancer survival: researchers
  3. September 14, 2009 - Depression in cancer patients tied to earlier death - also here
  4. September 14, 2009 - Depression increases cancer patients' risk of dying - also here
  5. September 14, 2009 - Blood test helps guide treatment and can impact quality of life for breast cancer patients - also here
  6. September 14, 2009 - Information About Use And Accuracy Of Breast Cancer Tests Is Lacking, Study Finds
  7. September 14, 2009 - Ariad says independent experts positive on cancer drug
  8. September 14, 2009 - GTx says committee positive on cancer drug trial
  9. September 15, 2009 - Watch and wait good option in prostate cancer: study
  10. September 15, 2009 - Outcomes appear to be improving for conservative management of localized prostate cancer
  11. September 15, 2009 - Immune Reaction At Tumour Site Determines Clinical Outcome In Patients With Colorectal Cancer
  12. September 15, 2009 - New drug 'can treat more cancers'
  13. September 15, 2009 - Benign neglect may be best for many prostate cancers
  14. September 15, 2009 - Is there really a skin cancer epidemic?
  15. September 16, 2009 - Guide on lung cancer in 'never-smokers': A different disease and different treatments - also here
  16. September 16, 2009 - Cases of liver cancer reduced in a younger population vaccinated for HBV - also here
  17. September 16, 2009 - Imaging features of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas - also here
  18. September 16, 2009 - Remodeling Tumor Vasculature: A New Approach To Therapy
  19. September 17, 2009 - Yes-associated protein: Early diagnosis of gastric carcinoma - also here
  20. September 17, 2009 - Killing cancer like a vampire slayer - also here
  21. September 17, 2009 - Roles of S100A2 and p63 in the carcinogenesis of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma - also here
  22. September 17, 2009 - Roche's Rituxan stops lymphoma worsening-study
  23. September 20, 2009 - New blood tests promise simple cancer detection
Background


Physical activity and longevity

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Activity adds years to life, even for octogenarians
  2. September 14, 2009 - Active older adults live longer, have better functional status - also here
  3. September 14, 2009 - Exercise can extend survival even in 'oldest old'
Background


Antioxidants

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Antioxidant ingredient proven to relieve stress - also here
Background


Cardiovascular disease

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Study shows common pain cream could protect heart during attack - also here
  2. September 14, 2009 - Less than 10 percent of Americans have low risk for heart disease - also here
  3. September 14, 2009 - Study: More Americans at Higher Risk of Heart Disease
  4. September 14, 2009 - Most Adult Americans at Some Risk for Heart Disease
  5. September 14, 2009 - New insights into cardiac aging - also here
  6. September 14, 2009 - Only 10 percent of U.S. adults have low heart risk
  7. September 15, 2009 - Comprehensive cardiac CT scan may give clearer picture of significant heart disease - also here
  8. September 15, 2009 - Heart study shows many suffer poor quality of life
  9. September 15, 2009 - Heartbreak increases heart attack risk: study
  10. September 15, 2009 - Two treatment innovations improve heart function after heart attack
  11. September 17, 2009 - Middle-Age Heart Risk Factors Shorten Men's Lives - also here
  12. September 17, 2009 - Triple heart threat cuts decade off lifespan: study
  13. September 17, 2009 - Researchers seek clues to high blood pressure's origins, impacts
  14. September 17, 2009 - Unhealthy men 'may lose 10 years'
  15. September 18, 2009 - Bad habits take a decade off life: study
Background


Vaccines

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - New 'adjuvant' could hold future of vaccine development - also here
Background


Dementia

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Difficulties with daily activities associated with progression to dementia
Background


MicroRNA and cancer

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Lung cancer suppresses miR-200 to invade and spread - also here
  2. September 17, 2009 - Scientists illuminate how microRNAs drive tumor progression - also here
Background, Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - New marker for Alzheimer's discovered - also here
  2. September 15, 2009 - Alzheimer's disease -- crosses boundaries of education and gender
  3. September 16, 2009 - Alzheimer's Disease Results In Greater Language Impairments In More Highly-educated Than Less Learned Patients, New Study Suggests
Background


Nanobiotechnology

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Nanoparticle treatment for burns curbs infection, reduces inflammation - also here
  2. September 16, 2009 - Anticancer nanotech
  3. September 20, 2009 - Nanoparticle-based Erectile Dysfunction Therapy Shows Promise
Background


Parkinson's disease

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - On-the-job pesticide exposure associated with Parkinson's disease - also here
Background


Cancer biology

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Polyclonality of BRAF mutations in acquired melanocytic nevi - also here
  2. September 16, 2009 - Reactive oxygen's role in metastasis - also here
Background


Asthma

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Asthma: Epidemiology, etiology and risk factors
Background


Stem cells

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Improvement Of Liver Stem Cell Engraftment By Protein Delivery
  2. September 17, 2009 - Rare genetic disease successfully reversed using stem cell transplantation - also here
Background


Cancer stem cells

References:
  1. September 14, 2009 - Diabetes drug kept breast tumors away in mice
  2. September 14, 2009 - Diabetes drug kills cancer stem cells in combination treatment in mice - also here
  3. September 17, 2009 - Research isolates liver cancer stem cells prior to tumor formation - also here
Background, Background


Docosahexaenoic acid and infant cognitive development

References:
  1. September 15, 2009 - Supplementing babies' formula with DHA boosts cognitive development - also here
Background


Diabetes

References:
  1. September 15, 2009 - Diabetes drugs alone seen not easing key heart risk
  2. September 15, 2009 - Diabetes drugs alone do not ease key heart risk
  3. September 15, 2009 - Diabetes drugs don't fight inflammation
  4. September 15, 2009 - Insulin, metformin do not reduce inflammatory biomarkers for diabetes patients - also here
  5. September 15, 2009 - Lexicon diabetes drug trial shows promise
  6. September 18, 2009 - Researcher offers a greater incentive to eat your greens
Background


Immunoglobin E and allergy

References:
  1. September 15, 2009 - Solving the Mystery of IgE - also here
Background


Tuberculosis

References:
  1. September 15, 2009 - Tuberculosis patients can reduce transmissability by inhaling interferon through a nebulizer - also here
  2. September 15, 2009 - Analysis of TB treatment studies identifies gaps in guidelines - also here
  3. September 16, 2009 - Researchers discover new antituberculosis compounds - also here
  4. September 16, 2009 - Inhibitors of Important Tuberculosis Survival Mechanism Identified - also here
Background


Celiac disease

References:
  1. September 15, 2009 - Study finds increased risk of death for patients with celiac disease-related disorders - also here
Background


Multiple sclerosis

References:
  1. September 15, 2009 - Linking Epstein-Barr Virus To Multiple Sclerosis
Background


Gene therapy

References:
  1. September 16, 2009 - Monkeys get full color vision
  2. September 16, 2009 - Color-blindness Cured by Gene Injection in Monkeys
  3. September 16, 2009 - Colorblind monkeys see new light
  4. September 16, 2009 - Gene Therapy Cures Color-Blind Monkeys
  5. September 16, 2009 - Colour blindness corrected by gene therapy
  6. September 16, 2009 - Gene Therapy Gives Monkeys Color Vision
  7. September 16, 2009 - Color blindness cured in monkeys - also here
  8. September 16, 2009 - 'Gene cure' for colour blindness
  9. September 16, 2009 - Gene therapy cures colour-blind monkeys
  10. September 16, 2009 - Gene Therapy Cures Color-Blindness in Adult Monkeys
  11. September 16, 2009 - Gene Therapy Cures Color Blindness in Monkeys
  12. September 17, 2009 - Cold virus helps monkeys see red
Background


Hepatitis C

References:
  1. September 16, 2009 - Genetic hint for ridding the body of hepatitis C - also here
Background


Hepatitis B

References:
  1. September 16, 2009 - HBV genotype B/B3 and C/C1 are the major genotypes in Indonesia? - also here
Background


AIDS

References:
  1. September 16, 2009 - The difficult Way to HIV Vaccine
  2. September 16, 2009 - Clinical trial of antiretroviral-based HIV prevention strategies for women now under way
  3. September 16, 2009 - How HIV cripples immune cells - also here
  4. September 18, 2009 - FDA approves new HIV test from Abbott Laboratories
  5. September 19, 2009 - HIV uses several strategies to escape immune pressure - also here
Background


Immune deficiency diseases

References:
  1. September 18, 2009 - The Many Causes Of Immune Deficiency
Background


Zinc finger gene editing

References:
  1. September 18, 2009 - Genetic seamstress uses molecular fingers to tweak DNA
Background


Weight loss

References:
  1. September 18, 2009 - Arena weight-loss trial yields mixed results
  2. September 18, 2009 - Arena weight-loss trial disappoints investors
  3. September 18, 2009 - Arena weight-loss trial met goals, but shares fall
  4. September 18, 2009 - Arena Pharma says weight-loss trial meets goals
Background


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