Archive: 9/12/2008

Getting to the Heart of Stents

( -- Using the Canadian Light Source, a team of researchers from Quebec’s Laval University and Australia’s La Trobe University has discovered how to improve the nanometers-thick layer of polymer used to coat ...

dateDec 09, 2008 in Bio & Medicine
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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 ...

dateDec 09, 2008 in Genetics
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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 block for bloggers) ...

dateDec 09, 2008 in Internet
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