Archive: 14/03/2011

Tumor metastasis with a twist

In the early stages of human embryogenesis, a transcription factor called Twist1 plays a key regulatory role in how the embryo assumes form and function. Much later in life, however, researchers at the University of California, ...

dateMar 14, 2011 in Cancer
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Researchers map 'fly tree of life'

Calling it the "new periodic table for flies," researchers at North Carolina State University and collaborators across the globe have mapped the evolutionary history of flies, providing a framework for further comparative ...

dateMar 14, 2011 in Evolution
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Rumors of a Google social network fizzle

(PhysOrg.com) -- Rumors. I bet that you thought that they were the domain of high school students with too much time on their hands, but really they seem to make the tech world go round. Everybody wants to know what is new ...

dateMar 14, 2011 in Internet weblog
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Vatican kicks off countdown to JP2 beatification

(AP) -- The Vatican on Monday kicked off the countdown to Pope John Paul II's beatification by posting a YouTube video of his famous first papal speech, when the Polish-born pontiff asked the Roman crowd in St. Peter's Square ...

dateMar 14, 2011 in Internet
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