Archive: 03/16/2010

Milk drinking: in our genes?

(PhysOrg.com) -- A new study led by UCL scientists has found that current genetic data cannot explain why vast swathes of the world can digest milk.

Mar 16, 2010
4.7 / 5 (10) 3 | with audio podcast

Revisiting the need to detect circulating tumor cells

One of the most dangerous characteristics of cancer is its ability to metastasize, or spread through the body. For this reason, oncologists have a major need for better tests to detect cells that break away from primary tumors ...

Mar 16, 2010
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WISE Captures a Cosmic Rose

(PhysOrg.com) -- A new infrared image from NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer, or WISE, shows a cosmic rosebud blossoming with new stars. The stars, called the Berkeley 59 cluster, are the blue dots ...

Mar 16, 2010
3.8 / 5 (6) 0 | with audio podcast