Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

December 29, 1997
Increased Amount Of Enzyme In Brain May Be Marker Of Alzheimer's Disease
An enzyme present in extremely low quantities in normal brains has been found to be greatly increased in the brain of patients with Alzheimer's disease.

Stepchildren May Expand Pool Of Caregivers For Baby Boomers
Unprecedented rates of divorce and remarriage are already redefining families of baby boomers.

Ancient Greek Text Shows Musical View Of Pregnancy According To Translation By University Of Cincinnati Professor
An ancient Greek medical text edited and translated for the first time by University of Cincinnati associate professor of classics Holt Parker demonstrates how little the anicent Greeks knew about pregnancy. 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