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Volume 10, Number 18
May 2, 2011


Physical sciences
Technology
Life sciences
Neuroscience, psychology, behavior
Health and medicine
Physical sciences

SETI
Earthquakes
Paleoclimatology
Supernovae
Stellar sources of interstellar dust
Greenhouse gas emissions
Galaxy mergers and supermassive black holes
Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer
Dark matter
Dibaryons
Extrasolar planets
The earliest stars
Global warming
Simulation of astrophysical jets
Interacting galaxies
Ocean currents
Quantum entanglement
Ocean mixing
Ice Cube neutrino detector
Risk of sea level rise
Gravity waves
Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey

Technology

Bionics
Carbon nanotubes
Ferroelectric materials
Extreme Light Infrastructure
Nanotechnology
Microfluidics
Controlled fusion
Diamond photonics
Supercomputing
Superconductivity
Graphene
Solar sails
DNA nanotechnology
Quantum measurement
Plasmonics
Photonics
SpinRAM memory
Photovoltaics
Carbon nanotubes and organic light-emitting diodes
Organic electronics
Invisibility cloaks
Prosthetics
High-speed fibre optics
Transformation optics

Life sciences

Bacteria in hypergravity
Non-coding DNA, gene expression, and disease
Ammonium oxidizing archaea
Rapid evolution
Carboxydotrophic bacteria
DNA hydration
Protein motifs
Kinetochore assembly
Functional genomics
Actin filaments
Ribosome-mediated RNA translation
Neutrophil extracellular traps
Phylogentics of plants
Leukocytes
Protein structure determination

Neuroscience, psychology, and behavior

Intelligence testing
Antidepressants
Canine intelligence
Memory erasure
Localized sleep
Addiction and learning
Depression
Self-consciousness
Richness of true memory
Autism
Simian memory for shapes
Stem cells and neocortical development
NDE1 and cortical development
Intragroup cooperation and intergroup competition
Spatial memory
Face recognition
Circadian rhythm
Brain-imaging studies
Language understanding

Health and medicine

Antibiotics
Stem cells
Cardiovascular disease
Cancer biology
Autoimmune disease
Tuberculosis
Cancer
Red pepper and appetite
Hepatitis C
Gene therapy
Regenerative medicine
Enhanced T cell therapy for cancer
Antioxidants
Hepatitis B
Alzheimer's disease
Malaria
Metabolic rate, aging, and mortality
Drug discovery
Antibiotic resistance
Lupus
Diabetes
AIDS
Premature aging disorders
PPAR-γ and weight gain
Sleep and cognitive decline



Physical sciences


SETI

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - SETI scope suspends search
  2. April 25, 2011 - Alien mining
  3. April 26, 2011 - Forced "Hibernation" for SETI Telescope
  4. April 26, 2011 - We're sorry, but SETI can't take your call right now
  5. April 26, 2011 - SETI telescope array suspends operations due to financial constraints
  6. April 26, 2011 - E.T., Hold Please: SETI Halts Alien Search Due to Cutbacks
  7. April 26, 2011 - Alien finding institute Seti runs out of cash to operate telescope
  8. April 26, 2011 - Shrinking funds pull plug on alien search devices - also here
  9. April 26, 2011 - Budget cuts put alien search on hold
  10. April 27, 2011 - Budget Cuts Shutter SETI's Search for Aliens
  11. April 27, 2011 - SETI will survive cuts says astronomer
Background


Earthquakes

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - Expert Panel: Central U.S. Faces Real Threat of Quake
  2. April 29, 2011 - GPS data reveals more on mega-thrust earthquakes
  3. April 29, 2011 - Chilean quake ripped earth at 2 miles per second
Background


Paleoclimatology

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - Ice Cores from Greenland Unlock Ancient Climate Secret
  2. April 26, 2011 - Greenhouse gas increases part of Earth's history
  3. April 26, 2011 - Turning up the gas
  4. April 29, 2011 - Araucarias gauge ancient levels of carbon dioxide
Background


Supernovae

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - Using supercomputers to understand the super stars of the cosmos - also here
  2. April 26, 2011 - Ancient Supernova Triggered by Stellar Cannibal
  3. April 26, 2011 - Tycho's supernova remnant: New evidence on origin of supernovas found - also here
  4. April 27, 2011 - Historic Star Explosion's Trigger Discovered
  5. April 28, 2011 - New Insights on "Tycho's Supernova"
  6. April 28, 2011 - Tycho's Supernova Went Boom After Slurping Up Some of Its Neighbor
  7. April 28, 2011 - Supernova Origins
Background


Stellar sources of interstellar dust

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - Dust, blowing in the wind
Background


Greenhouse gas emissions

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - Warmer oceans release CO2 faster than thought
  2. April 26, 2011 - Study shows developed nation's reduction in CO2, outpaced by developing country emissions
Background


Galaxy mergers and supermassive black holes

References:
  1. April 26, 2011 - Giant black holes revealed in the nuclei of merging galaxies - also here
Background, Background, Background


Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer

References:
  1. April 26, 2011 - Antimatter-Hunting Experiment Ready for Space Mission
  2. April 26, 2011 - Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer to go on Endeavour shuttle
  3. April 27, 2011 - The AMS detector heads for the International Space Station - also here, here
  4. April 28, 2011 - Antimatter detector ready for launch
  5. April 28, 2011 - AMS particle detector heads for the International Space Station
  6. April 29, 2011 - Space Shuttle Launch to Put Giant Ray Detector in Space
  7. April 29, 2011 - AMS-02 antimatter detector lifting off in 3, 2Ö
  8. May 4, 2011 - Antiuniverse here we come
Background, Background


Dark matter

References:
  1. April 26, 2011 - Does dark matter link gamma rays to galactic haze?
  2. April 28, 2011 - Xenon100: 'We hope to detect the largest proportion of the matter in space'
  3. April 28, 2011 - Do dark matter particles interact?
Background


Dibaryons

References:
  1. April 26, 2011 - Binding baryons on the lattice
Background


Extrasolar planets

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Astronomers mull merger of missions
  2. April 29, 2011 - Densest known rocky planet: Astronomers unveil portrait of 'super-exotic super-Earth'
Background


The earliest stars

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - First Stars Were Spinning Tops
  2. April 27, 2011 - Study: First stars were massive, fast-spinning
  3. April 27, 2011 - First Stars in Universe May Have Spun Like Crazy
  4. April 27, 2011 - Study: First stars were massive, fast-spinning - also here
  5. April 27, 2011 - The universe's first stars were whirling dervishes
  6. April 28, 2011 - The universe's first stars spun like crazy
  7. April 28, 2011 - Early stars had a fast spin cycle
  8. June 2, 2011 - High-spin early stars
Background, Background


Global warming

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Scientists Urge Greater Protection for Arctic as Ice Recedes
  2. April 29, 2011 - With warming, Arctic is losing ground
  3. April 29, 2011 - Climate change could spawn more tornadoes
Background


Simulation of astrophysical jets

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - How to make space jets in a bottle
Background, Background


Interacting galaxies

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Gravitational Tug-of-War Distorts Spiral Galaxy Pair
Background


Ocean currents

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - 'Neglected' current could keep Europe warm
  2. April 27, 2011 - Threading the Climate Needle: The Agulhas Current System
Background


Quantum entanglement

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - Quantum effects brought to light
  2. May 3, 2011 - Have People Seen Quantum Entanglement With the Naked Eye? Itís Complicated
Background


Ocean mixing

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - Deep Waters May Not Run Still
  2. April 28, 2011 - Deep sea taxis
  3. April 28, 2011 - Eddies found to be deep, powerful modes of ocean transport
  4. April 29, 2011 - Eddy superhighways churn up the deep sea
Background


Ice Cube neutrino detector

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - Antarctic neutrino telescope celebrates completion with conferences, public events
Background


Risk of sea level rise

References:
  1. April 29, 2011 - Greenland reveals its warm secrets
  2. April 29, 2011 - Researcher estimates future sea level rise by looking to the past
Background, Background


Gravity waves

References:
  1. April 29, 2011 - TOBA is a-swingin', looking for gravity waves
Background


Baryon Oscillation Spectroscopic Survey

References:
  1. May 1, 2011 - Measuring the distant universe in 3-D: BOSS proves it can do the job with quasars
  2. May 1, 2011 - Largest 3-D Map Opens Window to the Ancient Universe
  3. May 2, 2011 - Technique to map distant universe holds dark energy promise
  4. May 2, 2011 - Astronomers Create 3-D Map of 3-Billion-Year-Old Universe
  5. May 2, 2011 - 14,000 quasars build 3-D map of the universe
  6. May 2, 2011 - Sky survey maps distant universe in 3D
  7. May 5, 2011 - Mapping the distant Universe with BOSS
Background



Technology


Bionics

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - Tube-Shaped Scaffold May Help Nerve Cells Connect to Prosthetics
Background


Carbon nanotubes

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - Solar power goes viral - also here
  2. April 26, 2011 - Materials Scientists' Solar Cell Has a Virus - and That's a Good Thing
  3. April 28, 2011 - Nanotubes coming to a screen near you
  4. April 28, 2011 - Researchers put viruses to work to build a better solar cell
  5. April 29, 2011 - Carbon nanotubes to break pixel barrier
Background


Ferroelectric materials

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - Conducting ferroelectrics may be key to new electronic memory - also here
Background, Background


Extreme Light Infrastructure

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - World's most powerful lasers get the green light
Background


Nanotechnology

References:
  1. April 26, 2011 - UA engineers win patent for protein-based electronic circuits
Background


Microfluidics

References:
  1. April 26, 2011 - New 'nanobead' approach could revolutionize sensor technology
Background


Controlled fusion

References:
  1. April 26, 2011 - NRL scientists focus on light ions for fast ignition of fusion fuels
Background


Diamond photonics

References:
  1. April 26, 2011 - Diamonds shine in quantum networks: Researchers hitch precious stone's impurities onto nano-resonators - also here
Background


Supercomputing

References:
  1. April 26, 2011 - Top Chinese Supercomputers Point to Aggressive HPC Strategy
Background


Superconductivity

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Technique reveals quantum phase transition; could lead to superconducting transistors
Background


Graphene

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Researchers take a step toward valleytronics
  2. April 27, 2011 - Two graphene layers may be better than one
Background


Solar sails

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - NanoSail-D satellite continues to slowly de-orbit Earth's upper atmosphere
Background


DNA nanotechnology

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Origami: Not just for paper anymore
Background


Quantum measurement

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Sensitivity of precision measurements enhanced by the environment
  2. April 28, 2011 - Quantum probes that won't kill Schrödinger's cat
Background


Plasmonics

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Scientists engineer a surface to trap a rainbow
Background


Photonics

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Australian-led research in nanotechnology a huge breakthrough - also here
Background


SpinRAM memory

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Nanomagnets offer food for thought about computer memories
Background


Photovoltaics

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Transparent material opens a new window on solar energy
  2. April 29, 2011 - 3-D nanocone solar cell technology cranks up efficiency
Background


Carbon nanotubes and organic light-emitting diodes

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - Carbon nanotube enabled vertical organic light-emitting transistor paves way for next-gen consumer electronics
Background


Organic electronics

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - Chemists design new polymer structures for use as 'plastic electronics'
Background


Invisibility cloaks

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - Invisibility cloak offers a snug fit
Background, Background


Prosthetics

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - Mind-controlled prosthetics to help amputees
Background


High-speed fibre optics

References:
  1. April 29, 2011 - Ultrafast fibre optics set new speed record
  2. May 2, 2011 - Two groups develop 100 terabit fiber cable
Background


Transformation optics

References:
  1. May 1, 2011 - Full 3-D invisibility cloak in visible light
Background



Life sciences


Bacteria in hypergravity

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - Bacteria seen surviving 'hypergravity'
  2. April 25, 2011 - Alien Bacteria Could Breed in Extreme 'Hypergravity'
  3. April 25, 2011 - Bacteria Grow Under 400,000 Times Earth's Gravity
  4. April 26, 2011 - Bacteria can grow under extreme gravity: study
  5. April 27, 2011 - Bacteria Survive & Reproduce in Gravity 400,000X Stronger Than Earth's
Background


Non-coding DNA, gene expression, and disease

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - The dark matter of disease
Background, Background


Ammonium oxidizing archaea

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - Novel microorganism 'Nitrososphaera viennensis' isolated
Background


Rapid evolution

References:
  1. April 26, 2011 - 'Explosive' evolution in pupfish - also here
Background


Carboxydotrophic bacteria

References:
  1. April 26, 2011 - Siberian hot springs reveal ancient ecology - also here
Background


DNA hydration

References:
  1. April 26, 2011 - Water molecules characterize the structure of DNA genetic material
Background


Protein motifs

References:
  1. April 26, 2011 - Locating patterns in human proteins
Background, Background, Background, Background


Kinetochore assembly

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - 2 unsuspected proteins may hold the key to creating artificial chromosomes
Background


Functional genomics

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - As the worm turns, its secrets are revealed - also here
Background


Actin filaments

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - Video captures cellular 'workhorses' in action
Background


Ribosome-mediated RNA translation

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - Mutant mouse reveals new wrinkle in genetic code
Background, Background


Neutrophil extracellular traps

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - The tangled NETs of the immune system
Background


Phylogentics of plants

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - Evolutionary biologists map enormous plant 'tree of life'
Background


Leukocytes

References:
  1. April 29, 2011 - How do white blood cells detect invaders to destroy?
Background


Protein structure determination

References:
  1. May 1, 2011 - New method helps solve several baffling puzzles in protein molecular structure - also here
Background



Neuroscience, psychology, and behavior


Intelligence testing

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - What Does IQ Really Measure?
  2. April 25, 2011 - IQ tests measure motivation - not just intelligence
  3. April 26, 2011 - What are IQ tests really measuring?
  4. April 27, 2011 - I.Q. scores don't predict success as much as motivation
  5. April 29, 2011 - Want to increase your IQ? Get motivated
Background


Antidepressants

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - Ibuprofen, aspirin, other anti-inflammatory drugs reduce effectiveness of SSRI antidepressants
  2. April 27, 2011 - Aspirin may hinder some anti-depressants
Background


Canine intelligence

References:
  1. April 26, 2011 - Female Dogs Aren't Easily Fooled
  2. April 26, 2011 - Female and male dogs react differently to the same thing
Background


Memory erasure

References:
  1. April 26, 2011 - Snail memory study offers hope to trauma victims
  2. April 27, 2011 - Can traumatic memories be erased? Cell biology offers promise - also here, here, here
  3. April 27, 2011 - Bad Memories Could Be Erased, Study Suggests
  4. May 2, 2011 - Researchers Erase Memories Directly From Neurons Themselves
Background


Localized sleep

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Surreptitious sleep states uncovered
  2. April 27, 2011 - Parts of the brain can doze off while an animal remains active
  3. April 27, 2011 - Napping neurons
  4. April 27, 2011 - Sleep-Deprived Neurons May Shut Down, Even When You're Awake
  5. April 27, 2011 - Small areas of the brain go to sleep when we're up too late
  6. April 27, 2011 - Is Your Brain Sleeping While You're Awake?
  7. April 27, 2011 - Brain regions can take short naps during wakefulness, leading to errors
  8. April 27, 2011 - Sleep-deprived brains turn themselves off
  9. April 28, 2011 - Can we be awake and asleep at the same time?
  10. April 28, 2011 - Sleeping neurones linked to mistakes
Background


Addiction and learning

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Mouse Study Suggests Why Addictions Are Hard to Forget
Background, Background


Depression

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - New target structure for antidepressants on the horizon?
Background


Self-consciousness

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Neurorobotics reveals brain mechanisms of self-consciousness
Background, Background


Richness of true memory

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Study: True memories are rich with varied details
Background


Autism

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Doctors told checklist could help detect autism sooner
  2. April 28, 2011 - Social bonding in prairie voles helps guide search for autism treatments
  3. April 28, 2011 - Simple checklist may spot signs of autism by age 1 - also here
Background


Simian memory for shapes

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - Monkey recall memory mirrors that of humans
  2. April 28, 2011 - Monkeys show signs of advanced memory powers
  3. April 29, 2011 - Study Takes Monkey Memory to New Level
Background


Stem cells and neocortical development

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - Stem cell discoveries pace growing understanding of human brain's uniqueness
Background, Background


NDE1 and cortical development

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - Mutations in single gene may have shaped human cerebral cortex
Background


Intragroup cooperation and intergroup competition

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - Selfless behaviour brings success for all
Background


Spatial memory

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - Electrical oscillations critical for storing spatial memories in brain: study - also here
  2. April 28, 2011 - Researchers probe link between theta rhythm, ability of animals to track location
Background


Face recognition

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - Similar structures for face selectivity in human and monkey brains
Background, Background


Circadian rhythm

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - From the beginning, the brain knows the difference between night and day
Background


Brain-imaging studies

References:
  1. April 29, 2011 - Study of jazz musicians reveals how the brain processes improvisations
Background


Language understanding

References:
  1. April 29, 2011 - That's what she said: Software that tells dirty jokes
  2. May 2, 2011 - Computer program understands the 'that's what she said' joke
Background, Background



Health and medicine


Antibiotics

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - Drugs boost antibiotic function
  2. April 25, 2011 - Going 'Off the Grid' Helps Some Bacteria Hide from Antibiotics - also here
  3. April 27, 2011 - Chemists shed new light on antibiotics and the survival of bacteria
Background


Stem cells

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - Scientists create stable, self-renewing neural stem cells - also here
  2. April 25, 2011 - Key innovations in stem-cell technology will advance medicine
  3. April 27, 2011 - Versatility of stem cells controlled by alliances, competitions of proteins
  4. April 29, 2011 - First stem-cell patient reports feeling in legs
  5. April 29, 2011 - Key regulator of nervous system development works by blocking signaling protein
Background


Cardiovascular disease

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - Coffee does not increase the risk of hypertension: new study says
  2. April 25, 2011 - Sitting All Day: Worse For You Than You Might Think
  3. April 27, 2011 - Study suggests lower risk of coronary heart disease from alcohol, even with hazardous drinking
Background


Cancer biology

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - Laying bare the not-so-sweet tale of a sugar and its role in the spread of cancer
  2. April 26, 2011 - Researchers identify key players in cancer cells' survival kit
Background


Autoimmune disease

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - Novel pathophysiologic mechanism responsible for autoimmunity identified
  2. April 27, 2011 - Discovery could change the way doctors treat patients with cancer and autoimmune diseases
Background


Tuberculosis

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - TB discovery paves the way for drugs that prevent lung destruction
Background


Cancer

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - High percentage of omega-3s in the blood may boost risk of aggressive prostate cancer
  2. April 27, 2011 - Astronomy technique could help assess deadly melanomas
  3. April 27, 2011 - Researchers develop non-invasive early diagnostic test for gastric cancer
  4. April 27, 2011 - Scientists identify natural defence cells that impede chemotherapy treatment
  5. April 28, 2011 - One drug, many targets: Finding molecular targets of an HIV drug used in cancer therapy
  6. April 29, 2011 - Race to the top: Decoding metastasis
  7. April 29, 2011 - Investigational agent shows promise in reducing spread of prostate cancer
  8. April 29, 2011 - Researchers uncover new potential biomarker and therapeutic target for aggressive breast cancer
  9. April 29, 2011 - MRI locates prostate cancer recurrence at extremely low PSA levels
  10. April 29, 2011 - Robotic surgery effective for removing hard-to-reach throat cancer
Background


Red pepper and appetite

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - Study: Reasonable quantities of red pepper may help curb appetite
Background


Hepatitis C

References:
  1. April 25, 2011 - FDA says Merck drug successfully fights hepatitis - also here
  2. April 26, 2011 - New drug targets raise hopes for hepatitis C cure
  3. April 26, 2011 - FDA backs Vertex hepatitis drug efficacy, shares jump
  4. April 27, 2011 - US panel gives nod to Merck hepatitis C drug
  5. April 27, 2011 - U.S. FDA panel backs Merck hepatitis drug
  6. April 28, 2011 - Regulatory advisers recommend new hepatitis C drug
  7. April 28, 2011 - FDA panel endorses Vertex hepatitis C drug - also here
  8. April 28, 2011 - Merck wins unanimous FDA panel support for blockbuster boceprevir
Background


Gene therapy

References:
  1. April 26, 2011 - Delivering light-sensitive proteins to the retinas of blind mice restores some vision
  2. April 28, 2011 - New gene therapy technique on iPS cells holds promise in treating immune system disease
  3. April 29, 2011 - Gene therapy shows promise against age-related macular degeneration
Background


Regenerative medicine

References:
  1. April 26, 2011 - Penn scientists develop a new way to re-grow cartilage
Background


Enhanced T cell therapy for cancer

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Cancer-fighting cells get memory boost
  2. April 27, 2011 - Cancer-fighting cells' potency in melanoma patients extended by new technique
  3. April 28, 2011 - Priming the Body to Tackle Cancer
  4. April 28, 2011 - Memory cells to fight cancer
  5. April 28, 2011 - Boost My Cells: training immune cells to be tumor-hunters
  6. April 29, 2011 - Researchers Make Progress Against Cancer by Training Immune Cells Know Their Enemy
Background


Antioxidants

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Tropical blueberries are extreme super fruits - also here
Background


Hepatitis B

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Hepatitis B virus reemerges with long-term nucleoside analog treatment - also here
Background


Alzheimer's disease

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Tobacco-derived compound prevents memory loss in Alzheimer's disease mice
Background


Malaria

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Major malaria study leads WHO to revise treatment guidelines
  2. April 28, 2011 - Mystery solved: How sickle hemoglobin protects against malaria
  3. April 29, 2011 - Cancer drug thwarts malaria
Background


Metabolic rate, aging, and mortality

References:
  1. April 27, 2011 - Increased metabolic rate may lead to accelerated aging
Background, Background


Drug discovery

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - Computer Algorithm May Speed Drug Discovery
Background


Antibiotic resistance

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - Bacteria have evolved a unique chemical mechanism to become antibiotic-resistant
  2. April 29, 2011 - Bacteria Evade Antibiotics by Going Incognito
Background, Background


Lupus

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - First lupus breakthrough in 50 years
Background


Diabetes

References:
  1. April 28, 2011 - Gastric surgery changes metabolism: study
  2. April 29, 2011 - Researchers discover mechanism that could convert certain cells into insulin-making cells
Background


AIDS

References:
  1. April 29, 2011 - How HIV changes and reproduces
  2. April 30, 2011 - BYU researchers hope twins unlock AIDS mysteries - also here
Background


Premature aging disorders

References:
  1. April 29, 2011 - Scientists create new genetic model of premature aging diseases
Background


PPAR-γ and weight gain

References:
  1. May 1, 2011 - System in brain -- target of class of diabetes drugs -- linked to weight gain
Background


Sleep and cognitive decline

References:
  1. May 1, 2011 - Adverse changes in sleep duration are associated with lower cognitive scores in middle-aged adults
Background, Background


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