Archive: 05/10/2006

Scientists study home range factors

A team of European scientists says it has determined what factors affect the home range size among individuals of one species.

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Bleached chopsticks warning issued

Taiwanese officials say they've found excessive levels of sulfur dioxide in some bamboo products, including disposable chopsticks and skewers.

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Images develop clinical applications for new DESI technology

Purdue University researchers have created the first two-dimensional images of biological samples using a new mass spectrometry technique that furthers the technology's potential applications for the detection of diseases ...

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New technique boosts size of proteins that can be analyzed

Imagine you had to break a secret code, but you could see only part of the message. That's the kind of frustration researchers face when trying to identify proteins and characterize how those proteins are modified in cells ...

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Probing Question: Is caffeine harmful to your health?

A steaming cup of black coffee in the morning is to many people what gasoline is to their cars: essential fuel. The active ingredient in that fuel? Caffeine, a central-nervous-system stimulant found in the leaves and beans ...

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