Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Science News Stories - April 2006

Date Title Comments Rating
2006-04-28 New method found showing how nerve cells can selectively filter and transfer signals 0 None
2006-04-28 Method by which Caspase-12 shuts down the body's immune system discovered 0 None
2006-04-28 Visual word forming area (VWFA) of the cortex demonstrated to have an effect on word recognition 0 5
2006-04-28 Human brain observed to shut down 'self' 1 4
2006-04-28 New theory on how the brain detects motion 0 3
2006-04-28 Ancient rodent DNA being used to identify the cause of its low genetic diversity 0 None
2006-04-23 Discovery of the molecular mechanisms that allow animals to switch genes on or off to gain or lose anatomical characteristics 0 None
2006-04-20 Magnetic nanotechnology holds promise in fighting cancer 0 None
2006-04-20 New methods for revealing nerve-muscle activity in live animals 0 None
2006-04-20 Imitating nature's scaffolding 0 None
2006-04-18 Johns Hopkins researchers discover gene that reduces retinal degeneration in fruit flies 0 None
2006-04-18 Chimpanzees and humans have gene variant, for different reasons 0 None
2006-04-13 Reversing cell division has implications for the treatment of cancer 0 None
2006-04-13 The Notch effect steers stem cells into cells of the nervous system 0 None
2006-04-13 Proteomic mass spectrometry helps identify viruses 0 None
2006-04-13 Compounds derived from legume interaction with rhizobium bacteria may help cancer treatment 0 3
2006-04-13 Environmental scientists identify new culprits in the cancer equation 0 None
2006-04-11 Scientists reconstruct Darwinian evolution to explain 'irreducible complexity' 0 None
2006-04-11 Scientists look at impact of nanoparticles reaching the liver 0 None
2006-04-11 Biodegradable drug containing nano-particles effective in killing human breast tumors 0 None
2006-04-11 Fullerene shows promise in reducing radiation side effects 0 None
2006-04-10 Whole genome analysis of the protein kinases from Dictyostelium 0 None
2006-04-10 Mass spectrometry could aid biodefense in rapidly detecting dangerous pathogens 0 None
2006-04-06 Caenorhabditis elegans helps unravel mechanisms of hunger 0 None
2006-04-06 MIT look at how cells make life-or-death decisions 0 None
2006-04-04 Genome evolution in gibbons erased fat gene 0 None
2006-04-04 Why males produce sperm and females produce eggs 0 None


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