Archive: 10/22/2007

Tiny capers pack big disease-fighting punch

Capers, used in such culinary delights as chicken piccata and smoked salmon, may be small. But they are an unexpectedly big source of natural antioxidants that show promise for fighting cancer and heart disease ...

Oct 22, 2007
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Erosion threatens Alaskans

As much as $500 million may be needed in Alaska to move people living in three coastal communities threatened by erosion.

Oct 22, 2007
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New inhibitor has potential as cancer drug

Laboratory experiments have previously shown that cancer cells overproduce an enzyme, heparanase, which splits the body’s own polysaccharide heparan sulfate into shorter fragments. The amount of enzyme is related to the ...

Oct 22, 2007
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