Archive: 4/09/2007

Study reveals an ancient gene for lean

Researchers have revealed an antiobesity gene that has apparently been keeping critters lean during times of plenty since ancient times. The gene, first discovered by another team in flies, also keeps worms and mice trim, ...

dateSep 04, 2007 in
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Mojito cocktail garnish is recalled

The Food and Drug Administration announced the recall of approximately 5,000 cases of Rimmer Mojito Cocktail Garnish due to possible contamination.

dateSep 04, 2007 in Health
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Nanotechnology: What's that?

Nanoscience and nanotechnology are two of the hottest fields in research, investment, and manufacturing. Some hail nanotechnology as enabling "The Next Industrial Revolution."

dateSep 04, 2007 in Bio & Medicine
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Avocados may help prevent oral cancer

Nutrients taken from avocados are able to thwart oral cancer cells, killing some and preventing pre-cancerous cells from developing into actual cancers, according to researchers at Ohio State University.

dateSep 04, 2007 in Cancer
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