Archive: 08/7/2008

Researchers study diet and autism

Researchers at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston have embarked on one of the first double-blind, clinical studies to determine whether gluten and dairy products play a role in autistic behavior as parents ...

dateAug 07, 2008 in Other
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'Silencing' HIV with small bits of RNA

Researchers have shown that they can effectively tackle HIV-1 with small bits of gene-silencing RNA by delivering them directly to infected T cells, the major targets of the virus. While earlier studies had shown such a strategy ...

dateAug 07, 2008 in HIV & AIDS
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Perseid Meteor Shower To Peak Aug. 12

The annual Perseid meteor shower will be visible in the night sky throughout Colorado and will peak during the early morning hours of Aug. 12, according to an astronomy expert at the University of Colorado ...

dateAug 07, 2008 in Space Exploration
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Pheromones enhance sex, slow aging -- in worms

(PhysOrg.com) -- People will pay big bucks for pills that promise to enhance sex or slow aging. Now, a Cornell researcher and colleagues have uncovered a class of small molecules in tiny worms that not only ...

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