Archive: 02/6/2008

Transparent fish to make human biology clearer

Zebrafish are genetically similar to humans and are good models for human biology and disease. Now, researchers at Children's Hospital Boston have created a zebrafish that is transparent throughout its life. ...

Feb 06, 2008 4.8 / 5 (8) 0

Scientists simulate dinosaur digestion in the lab

Scientists from the University of Bonn are researching which plants giant dinosaurs could have lived off more than 100 million years ago. They want to find out how the dinosaurs were able to become as large as they did. In ...

Feb 06, 2008 4.1 / 5 (14) 1

Reducing cancer panic

New research has allayed some panic about suspected cancer-causing agents, such as deodorants, coffee and artificial sweeteners. A risk assessment tool has been developed through the Cancer Control Program at South Eastern ...

Feb 06, 2008 4.7 / 5 (6) 0