Archive: 08/22/2006

Breast cancer: A market-driven industry

A Canadian scientist is questioning the effectiveness of privately funded efforts to stop the epidemic of breast cancer among North American women.

dateAug 22, 2006 in
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Breed of mice created for leukemia study

A study by U.S. cancer scientists at Ohio State University shows a new strain of mice offers the first real animal model for an incurable chronic leukemia.

dateAug 22, 2006 in
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Researchers harness the power of bacteria

Looking for alternatives to world reliance on fossil fuels for energy, an interdisciplinary team of University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers is studying ways to generate electricity by feeding a species of photosynthetic ...

dateAug 22, 2006 in Engineering
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Dogs 'cheated' on famous intelligence test

Chimpanzees and two-year-old children are as clever as each other but dogs are not as smart as previously thought, according to a University of Queensland study.

dateAug 22, 2006 in
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