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  1. News - World - SCIENCE

    Dung beetles star billing at alternative Ig Nobels

    Posted Sep 14th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... The Guardian Discovery that insects use the Milky Way to rollballs of excrement in straight line is honoured Dung beetles get star billing at alternative 'Nobel' prizes ... of Teikyo University in Tokyo, won the medicine prize for his finding that mice given heart transplants survived longer when they listened to particular music. Whereas mice normally survived ...

  2. News - World - SCIENCE

    Quest for cheap, easy medicine monitor may be over as scientists develop simple home dosage test

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 11:25pm by AFP

    ... refined for commercial use. People who use medicine for conditions such as cancer, heart disease and epilepsy, or immunosuppressants to prevent organ rejection after a transplant, risk possible ...

  3. News - China - SCIENCE

    Is corruption all in the mind?

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 04:02am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... a physical correlation in the brain, scientists could look at alternative ways to modify behaviour, including medication or psychotherapy, she said. Dr Cao Jun, a neuroscience researcher ...

  4. News - World - SCIENCE

    British scientists modify mosquitoes to breed mostly males, in fight against malaria

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 09:28pm by GDN

    ... Walker, lecturer at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, said that the work was "very good science" and "very promising", but said any uncertainty was in how ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - SCIENCE

    Shaw scientists 'driven by curiosity'

    Posted May 28th 2014, 04:31am by Christy Choi

    ... Eisenstein, Shaun Cole and John Peacock for their work measuring the expansion of the universe. The prize for life sciences and medicine was shared by Kazutoshi Mori and Peter Walter for their work ...

  6. News - World - SCIENCE

    Scientists claim medicinal marijuana can be used without getting high

    Posted Nov 22nd 2013, 09:23pm by NYT

    ... effects of long-term use, however, are extinguished. While marijuana is approved for medicinal use in 20 US states and the District of Columbia, THC- marketed as Marinol- is approved for marketing ... of medicinal indications. The researchers, from Louisiana State University's School of Medicine, conducted a series of experiments on cells in the lab and in mice. To demonstrate the buzz-killing ...

  7. News - World - SCIENCE

    Stem cell cloning could lead to cure for diabetes, say scientists

    Posted Apr 29th 2014, 01:28am by AFP

    ... cells. Insoo Hyun, a bioethicist from the Case Western Reserve University's school of medicine in Cleveland, Ohio, said the research, the latest to produce embryonic stem cells that carry ...

  8. News - World - SCIENCE

    Primates expend half the energy of simlar-size mammals, study shows

    Posted Jan 14th 2014, 11:05pm by NYT

    ... and elsewhere. The study sheds new light on why primates grow, reproduce and age so slowly. "It presents a neat alternative hypothesis to our understanding of why primates have such extended life ...

  9. News - World - SCIENCE

    Nobel winner Randy Schekman boycotts top science journals

    Posted Dec 10th 2013, 09:26pm by GDN

    ... a boycott on the publications. Randy Schekman, a US biologist who won the Nobel prize in physiology or medicine this year and was scheduled to receive his prize yesterday, said his lab would ...

  10. News - World - SCIENCE

    Study reveals secrets of Albert Einstein's brawny brain

    Posted Oct 13th 2013, 12:00am by MCT

    ... his final years, and at the US National Museum of Health and Medicine in Washington, many have been lost or stolen. Without a full picture of Einstein's brain, the basis ...




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