Archive: 18/04/2008

Canada to ban BPA baby bottles

Canada became the first country to declare the widely used chemical bisphenol A unsuitable for use in baby bottles and set a ban mechanism in motion Friday.

dateApr 18, 2008 in Health
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Nanosize Rods Light Up Pancreatic Cancer Cells

Quantum dots have shown promise as ultrabright contrast agents for use in a variety of cancer imaging studies. Now, a team of investigators at the Multifunctional Nanoparticles in Diagnosis and Therapy of Pancreatic Cancer ...

dateApr 18, 2008 in Bio & Medicine
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Scientists study microbe filaments' power

Researchers from The University of Arizona and Columbia University have discovered that tiny filaments on bacteria can bundle together and pull with forces far stronger than experts had previously thought possible.

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