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Allison Bond

September 9, 2009

In a New Technique, Scientists Have Turned Fat Cells into Stem Cells.

August 17, 2009

A white blood cell known as Th-17 might play a pivotal role in autoimmune diseases from psoriasis to rheumatoid arthritis.

June 30, 2009

Could prions, the proteins that cause diseases like Mad Cow, also be crucial to normal brain functioning?

April 10, 2009

The Audubon Center in Brooklyn's Prospect Park offers a hands-on chance for children to experience nature, teaching respect for the planet to tomorrow's environmentalists.

April 6, 2009

A melting ice sheet may cause sea levels to rise unevenly around the globe, recent research reveals.

January 16, 2009

A proposal to upgrade the U.S. arsenal has sparked an explosive debate.

January 14, 2009

A Manhattan naturopath provides holistic care and discovers personal meaning through natural medicine.

December 26, 2008

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

October 27, 2008

Asks Todd from Tulsa, Oklahoma

October 17, 2008

Physicists hope to unlock the mystery of this bizarre substance.

 
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