Archive: 11/07/2007

Researchers uncover gene's role in type 1 diabetes

Researchers at the University of Virginia Health System have identified an enzyme thought to be an important instigator of the inner-body conflict that causes Type 1 diabetes. A chronic condition that affects nearly three ...

dateNov 07, 2007 in Genetics
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Researchers analyze domestic violence deaths

A task force that includes researchers from the University of Cincinnati is revealing new findings after examining domestic violence-related deaths in Hamilton County, Ohio, from 1997-2006. Of the 48 people who died of domestic ...

dateNov 07, 2007 in Other
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Human error puts online banking security at risk

Using an SMS password as an added security measure for internet banking is no guarantee your money is safe, according to a new Queensland University of Technology study which reveals online customers are not protecting their ...

dateNov 07, 2007 in Internet
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New research to help fight widespread potato disease

Scientists have made a key discovery into the genetics of the bacteria that causes blackleg, an economically damaging disease of potatoes, that could lead to new ways to fight the disease. The researchers at the University ...

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FAIR particle accelerator kick-off event

Nuclear physicists from around the world are today celebrating the official launch of the particle accelerator FAIR with a gala event and a scientific symposium. The Facility for Antiproton and Ion Research is being set up ...

dateNov 07, 2007 in General Physics
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