Monthly Archive

December 2008

December 31, 2008

A new study finds that gut microbes may help protect against the onset of type 1 diabetes.

December 29, 2008

Traditional farming may stabilize Latin American coffee production.

December 29, 2008

Mary Ellen Amato on shade-grown beans, Alta Gracia plantation and Jack's customers.

December 26, 2008

An enzyme could offer clues to a new treatment for multiple sclerosis.

December 24, 2008

Researchers find a possible treatment for African sleeping sickness in a drug usually used for organ transplant recipients.

December 22, 2008

The U.S. Navy, environmental groups and the U.S. Supreme Court fight to balance national and whale security.

December 19, 2008

New centers aim to prevent nanotechnology environmental disasters.

December 17, 2008

Researchers use lab rats to examine the role of choice in drug-seeking behavior.

December 12, 2008

A New York City company is converting the East River’s tidal currents into electricity.

December 10, 2008

Improving this enzyme’s function decreases tissue damage during a heart attack and could even help with hangovers.

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