Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

November 30, 2002
Common human virus may be associated with colon cancer, according to Temple researchers
An association between a common human virus and colon cancer has been established by a group of researchers from Temple University, suggesting a possible role for it in the development of cancer in the human intestinal tract.

CHF receives oral history grant from Gerstacker Foundation
The Chemical Heritage Foundation (CHF) has received a grant from the Rollin M.

New stem cell maintenance protein found
Scientists have identified a critical, new stem cell protein - a marked advance in the elucidation of the molecular blueprint of stem cells.

Remember your first kiss?
When it comes to remembering significant moments in one's life -- such as the first kiss with a sweetheart -- older adults may not remember all of the details as vividly as younger adults. 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