Archive: 05/1/2008

Biologists are from Mars, chemists are from Venus?

“Plays well with others.” That popular phrase on a T-shirt is being taken to a whole new level in higher education these days, as experts in a variety of fields increasingly must work together to address ...

May 01, 2008
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Global warming affects world's largest freshwater lake

Russian and American scientists have discovered that the rising temperature of the world's largest lake, located in frigid Siberia, shows that this region is responding strongly to global warming.

May 01, 2008
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Genetics play role in doping tests

A Swedish researcher said some men are missing testosterone-metabolizing genes that are key to the accuracy of athlete drug tests.

May 01, 2008
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Cloned horse gives birth

Italian scientist Cesare Galli says the world's first cloned horse, Prometea, has given birth to a healthy foal.

May 01, 2008
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Early treatment of stomach infection may prevent cancer

Based on research using a new mouse model of gastritis and stomach cancer, researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) say that prompt treatment of Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infections reverses ...

May 01, 2008
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