Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Science News Stories - April 2008

Date Title Comments Rating
2008-04-30 Males and females have essentially unisex brains - at least in flies! 0 None
2008-04-30 Silent fungus metabolism awakened for source of new drugs 0 None
2008-04-30 First sequence-based map of large-scale structural variation across the human genome 0 None
2008-04-30 Binge eating and crash diets could shorten your life 0 None
2008-04-29 New findings challenge conventional ideas on evolution of human diet, natural selection 0 None
2008-04-29 Miniscule closed containers for precise delivery of nano-quantities of drugs 0 None
2008-04-29 Silver nanoparticles may kill beneficial bacteria 0 None
2008-04-29 CSIRO researchers open up new class of chemistry 0 None
2008-04-29 Scientists determine drug target for the most potent botulinum neurotoxin 0 None
2008-04-29 Tomato paste helps fight sunburn and wrinkles 0 3.8
2008-04-29 Making GNA for nanotechnology 0 None
2008-04-29 New research suggests hypertonic, hyperviscous fluids may be better treatment for severe blood loss 0 None
2008-04-28 Scientists find distinct kind of stem cells in the pituitary gland 0 None
2008-04-24 New insights into early history of human populations before they moved out of Africa 0 None
2008-04-24 AMPK signaling helps explain how cell growth is inhibited when nutrients are low 0 None
2008-04-22 Second annual Johns Hopkins NanoBio Symposium to focus on cancer 0 None
2008-04-21 Sperm "on the rocks" - Using semen cryopreservation to protect amphibian species 0 None
2008-04-21 US lags Europe in highly relevant nano risk research 0 None
2008-04-18 Fluorine-based nanoparticles on track to improve cancer detection and therapy 0 None
2008-04-18 Nanoparticles provide detailed view inside living animals 0 None
2008-04-18 Quantum rods light up pancreatic cancer cells 0 None
2008-04-18 Novel polymers inhibit nonspecific protein absorption 0 None
2008-04-18 Protein-cross-linked polymeric materials through site-selective bioconjugation 0 None
2008-04-17 Direct reprogramming of terminally differentiated mature B lymphocytes to pluripotency 0 None
2008-04-17 Nanomagnets used to carry genes to fight tumours 0 None
2008-04-17 Wild Mediterranean plant provides potential anticancer medicines 0 None
2008-04-15 Scientists solve arsenic's cancer paradox 0 None
2008-04-15 Researchers mimic bacteria to synthesize magnetic nanoparticles for drug targeting and delivery 0 None
2008-04-11 Scientists uncover the potential to control adult stem cells 0 None
2008-04-11 Silver nanoparticles to improve the safety of the world's food supply 0 None
2008-04-11 Computational approaches to the role of epigenetic marks in transcription regulation 0 None
2008-04-10 Research using human embryonic stem cells reveals earliest step in human development 0 None
2008-04-09 miRNAs can control the fertility of female mice 0 None
2008-04-07 Scientists visualize the machinery of mRNA splicing 0 None
2008-04-07 Special journal section explores geriatric assessment 0 None
2008-04-07 Reconstructing mandibular defects with bioengineered tooth and bone 1 None
2008-04-03 Mouse calls help search for emotion-controlling genes 0 None
2008-04-03 Surviving without sex - Bdelloid rotifers do! 0 None
2008-04-02 Human-animal hybrid embryos could lead to new stem-cell treatments 0 None
2008-04-02 Y chromosome provides new insights into human ancestry 0 None
2008-04-02 Do humans hear better than animals? 0 1
2008-04-02 From algae to parasites: new 'missing link' species found in Sydney Harbour 0 5
2008-04-01 Researcher discovers pathway plants use to fight back against pathogens 0 None
2008-04-01 Tasmanian devil Cedric could save his species 0 None


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