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'Worm speak' uses chemicals to communicate

( -- A species of small, transparent roundworms have a highly evolved language in which they combine chemical fragments to create precise molecular messages that control social behavior, reports a new study from ...

dateJan 26, 2012 in Cell & Microbiology
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New study says molecule can starve cancer cells

While overcoming an addiction is usually the healthy choice, cancer cells' addiction to the amino acid glutamine is key to their vitality and growth. But Cornell researchers have discovered a molecule that can block cancer ...

dateSep 17, 2010 in Cancer
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