Archive: 04/24/2008

Two suppressor molecules affect 70 genes in leukemia

By restoring two small molecules that are often lost in chronic leukemia, researchers were able to block tumor growth in an animal model. The research, using human chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) cells, also showed that ...

dateApr 24, 2008 in Cancer
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Scientists call for more access to biotech crop data

Biologists call for making available more detailed maps of the locations of biotech crops. Access to maps of biotech crops on a county and township level will give researchers greater ability to analyze the ...

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Shock at pump stems from high crude oil prices

Next time you visit the gas station and fill your tank with $3.50 or more a gallon gasoline, reflect on this. Nine years ago you could have bought that same gas for 98 cents a gallon. What is going on?

dateApr 24, 2008 in Other
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GIOVE-B on the launch pad

The launcher that will carry GIOVE-B into orbit has been moved from the final assembly building to the launch pad in preparation for liftoff on Sunday morning.

dateApr 24, 2008 in Space Exploration
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