Archive: 29/08/2007

YouTube for scientists launched

A website being dubbed the YouTube for scientists has been launched, raising new hopes of bringing science closer to the people.

dateAug 29, 2007 in Other
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Purdue launches CAFO Web site

Purdue University has launched a Web site featuring scientific information about concentrated animal feeding operations.

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ZIP codes and property values predict obesity rates

Neighborhood property values predict local obesity rates better than education or incomes, according to a study from the University of Washington being published online this week by the journal Social Science and Medicine. ...

dateAug 29, 2007 in Health
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'Mighty mice' made mightier

The Johns Hopkins scientist who first showed that the absence of the protein myostatin leads to oversized muscles in mice and men has now found a second protein, follistatin, whose overproduction in mice lacking myostatin ...

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