Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

July 08, 1996
Nutrition Study Reshapes Strategies For Athletes
A sports nutrition program developed by a University of Arizona nutrition specialist has changed the training regimens of a number of America's elite women athletes, including seven of the top eight members of the U.S. women's heptathlon team

Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center At UCLA Is Using A New Experimental Therapy For Metastatic Breast Cancer
Angiogenisis therapy uses new drug on metastatic breast cancer for the first time in trial at UCLA

Knockout Mice Show Link Between Thyroid Hormone Disorder And Hearing Loss
A team of biologists has produced a special strain of knockout mice which demonstrates that the loss of a receptor for thyroid hormone causes severe deafness.

CU Researchers Head For Amazon Armed With Research Balloon, Kite
A University of Colorado at Boulder research team armed with a large balloon and kite will begin testing the skies over a remote part of northern Peru for greenhouse gas and ozone level is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to