Archive: 10/8/2009

Use of archived specimens in biomarker studies

Researchers propose a more efficient system using archived specimens for the evaluation of prognostic and predictive biomarkers in a new commentary published online October 8 in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute.

dateOct 08, 2009 in Cancer
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Climate models don't tell the full story

(PhysOrg.com) -- Climate models that predict heavy rainfall don’t give the whole picture, according to the results of a study by NWO (Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research) scientist Martin Ziegler. He examined ...

dateOct 08, 2009 in Earth Sciences
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Child Abuse Raises Risk of Illness in Adulthood

(PhysOrg.com) -- Child abuse has had a known association with increased risk for virtually all types of psychological and psychiatric problems — but a new evidence review suggests that it raises the risk of physical illness ...

dateOct 08, 2009 in Health
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Hot Debate over Icy Moon

The recent discovery of plumes containing water vapor erupting from the south pole of the frigid Saturnian moon Enceladus set off a firestorm of debate.

dateOct 08, 2009 in Space Exploration
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