Archive: 4/05/2006

Nanoparticles Make Cancer Cells Visible

Wouldn’t it be nice if we could detect tumors and their metastases as easily as we find broken bones with X-rays? A team of scientists headed by S. Bhatia in Boston has been working on this problem. They have found a way ...

dateMay 04, 2006 in Bio & Medicine
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UK Grid helps fight avian flu

During April, computers in the UK have been working overtime in the fight against avian flu. As part of an international collaboration, computers at eleven UK universities and research labs have put in one hundred thousand ...

dateMay 04, 2006 in Internet
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Teachers plan summer research trips

More than 200 U.S. teachers will take part in Earthwatch Institute expeditions this summer to share scientific research experiences with their students.

dateMay 04, 2006 in Other
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China has 40 pct of Parkinson's cases

Of the world's 4 million patients who suffer from Parkinson's disease, nearly 1.7 million are in China, a survey by Chinese experts shows.

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