Archive: 12/9/2008

Genetic markers identified for alcohol response

Researchers at the UCSF Ernest Gallo Clinic and Research Center have identified a region on the human genome that appears to determine how strongly drinkers feel the effects of alcohol and thus how prone they are to alcohol ...

Dec 09, 2008
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Student Helps Bloggers Overcome Writer's Block

( -- If you write a blog and haven’t been to Skribit ( perhaps it’s just a matter of time. Paul Stamatiou created the service as a tool to help cure blogger’s block (writer’s ...

Dec 09, 2008
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Georgia Tech and CDC work to improve safety of blood supply

The Georgia Tech College of Computing, working in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, has developed a Web-based tool for tracking blood safety. The tool is expected to help developing countries ...

Dec 09, 2008
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The clear future of electronics

A group of scientists at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) has fabricated a working computer chip that is almost completely clear -- the first of its kind. The new technology, called transparent resistive ...

Dec 09, 2008
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