Archive: 10/17/2008

Research team sheds light on immune system suppression

The work was reported in the October 16 issue of the journal Cell Host & Microbe. The study described the suppression of this immune response in mice infected with lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus, pointing to potential new av ...

Oct 17, 2008 4 / 5 (2) 0

Scientist explores secrets to life through worms

Who would have thought that worms found in your composter - only seen with a microscope - could be used to study genetic disorders in humans? With 700 million years of separation and roughly half of its genes ...

Oct 17, 2008 5 / 5 (2) 0

'Stamping' self-assembling nanowires

(PhysOrg.com) -- By manipulating the way tiny droplets of fluid dry, Cornell researchers have created an innovative way to make and pattern nanoscale wires and other devices that ordinarily can be made only ...

Oct 17, 2008 4.7 / 5 (35) 2