Archive: 30/08/2007

How much will you pay to live near people like you?

Using restricted-access Census data, a new study examines a quarter-million households on a block-by-block basis to yield new results about the correlation between household attributes and school quality. The researchers ...

dateAug 30, 2007 in Other
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Pancreatic cancer fights off immune attack

Scientists of the German Cancer Research Center (Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum) and the Heidelberg University Hospitals have discovered that pancreatic cancer attracts regulatory T cells, which suppress the activity of ...

dateAug 30, 2007 in Cancer
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'There's Gold In Them That Exhausts!'

A University of Leicester research team is working on a new technique for growing nanoparticles which could have extraordinary implications in electronics, medicine, the measurement of atmospheric air and the cleansing of ...

dateAug 30, 2007 in Nanophysics
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