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Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital Leads World’s First Adult Stem Cell Study Using Patient’s Own Fat Tissue

In Health on July 31, 2007 at 1:44 pm

more here ocal heart patient gives her account of taking part in stem cell research i could not find it in montgomerynews but its here and a patient account

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New molecular switch for genes

In Uncategorized on July 31, 2007 at 1:03 pm

Researchers have created a molecular switch that can reversibly turn any mammalian gene on or off and control its level of expression. The results, published this week in Cell, provide a new level of precision in studying genes involved in biological processes and diseases, the authors say.
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Cell, Vol 130, 363-372, 27 July 2007
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A Tunable Genetic Switch Based on RNAi and Repressor Proteins for Regulating Gene Expression in Mammalian Cells

Tara L. Deans,1 Charles R. Cantor,1 and James J. Collins1,
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On the Future of Warfare

In Uncategorized on July 31, 2007 at 4:11 am

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Nanotechnology creates fire resistant paint

In nano on July 31, 2007 at 4:00 am

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“Chalcogels”: New Aerogels For Water Decontamination, Hydrogen Purification

In Uncategorized on July 31, 2007 at 3:57 am

Researchers at the US Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory have created new aerogels that could cleanse contaminated water and potentially purify hydrogen for use in fuel cells.

’Responsible NanoCode’ for business to be developed

In nano on July 31, 2007 at 3:55 am

An initiative to develop a Responsible NanoCode’ for businesses working with nanotechnologies has been launched by the Royal Society, Insight Investment, the Nanotechnology Industries Association and the Nanotechnology Knowledge Transfer Network today.
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New joint venture for nanotechnology water and process treatments

In nano on July 31, 2007 at 3:45 am

(Nanowerk News) Nalco and Keystone Nano, a nanotechnology development company in State College, Pennsylvania, have formed a joint venture company, NanoSpecialties, LLC. The venture will conduct research and development of nanotechnology that allows for more precise application of various Nalco water and process treatments.
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Department of Defense awards $1.6 million for implantable biochip research

In nano on July 31, 2007 at 3:44 am

(Nanowerk News) The Department of Defense has awarded $1.6 million to the Center for Bioelectronics, Biosensors and Biochips (C3B) at Clemson University for the development of an implantable biochip that could relay vital health information if a soldier is wounded in battle or a civilian is hurt in an accident.
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Summary Health Statistics for U.S. Children: National Health Interview Survey, 2006

In Health on July 31, 2007 at 3:42 am

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ApNano Materials Establishes Nano Armor Subsidiary to Produce Ultra-Strong Bullet-Proof Products

In nano on July 31, 2007 at 3:39 am

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