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Synthetic Spirits

By | January 1, 2011

Can we use science to reduce the harms of alcohol?

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By | January 1, 2011

A selection of comments from our readers

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Watt Fun!

By | January 1, 2011

Her doctoral advisor told her to amuse herself, and Fiona Watt has done just that—probing individual stem cells and determining the genes and molecules that direct them to differentiate or cause them to contribute to cancer.

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Human Effects

By | January 1, 2011

Editor's Choice in Ecology

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Interfering with Cancer

By | January 1, 2011

MicroRNAs may drive the development of leukemia.

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Brave New Drugs

By | January 1, 2011

Intoxicating ideas for saving a billion lives

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The Profits of Nonprofit

By | January 1, 2011

The surprising results when drug development and altruism collide

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The Coming Health Crisis

By | January 1, 2011

Indirect effects of global climate change threaten the health of hundreds of millions of people. The very uncertainty that shrouds this issue must serve as an organizing principle for adaptation to its ill effects.

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Jeremy Reiter: Hunting for Cilia

By | January 1, 2011

Assistant professor of biochemistry, University of California, San Francisco. Age: 39

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Top 7 From F1000

By | January 1, 2011

A snapshot of the highest-ranked articles from a 30-day period on Faculty of 1000

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