Archive: 01/23/2008

Study connects obesity with nervous system

A discovery by Queen’s biologists and their students sheds new light on the genetic roots of obesity – a condition that is increasing dramatically in North America and has been linked to heart disease, diabetes and some ...

Jan 23, 2008 4.4 / 5 (5) 0

Team IDs weakness in anthrax bacteria

MIT and New York University researchers have identified a weakness in the defenses of the anthrax bacterium that could be exploited to produce new antibiotics.

Jan 23, 2008 5 / 5 (2) 0

What's fear got to do with it?

The education world is under more scrutiny than ever before. Reports, political platforms, test result comparisons, and various articles in newspapers and magazines all criticize a field that just a generation or so ago was ...

Jan 23, 2008 4 / 5 (5) 0