Archive: 04/24/2007

Discovery of new family of pseudo-metallic chemicals

The periodic table of elements, all 111 of them, just got a little competition. A new discovery by a University of Missouri-Columbia research team, published in Angewandte Chemie allows scientists to manipulate a molecule discov ...

Apr 24, 2007 4.4 / 5 (53) 0

Scientists unravel clue in cortisol production

When a person's under stress or injured, the adrenal gland releases cortisol to help restore the body's functions to normal. But the hormone's effects are many and varied, lowering the activity of the immune system, helping ...

Apr 24, 2007 4 / 5 (7) 0