Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

July 02, 1997
Inhibiting Cell-Death Gene May Slow ALS Progression
Researchers from the Massachusetts General Hospital have found that a cell-death gene may play a role in the amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS or Lou Gehrig's disease).

Non-Invasive Method For Diagnosing Cancer Developed At The Weizmann Institute
A non-invasive method for distinguising between malignant and benign tumors has been developed at the Weizmann Institute of Science in Israel. 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