Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

February 27, 2005
Tailing the cause of a rare heart disease
Using genetic analyses and the translucent tail of a fish, HHMI researchers have pinpointed the underlying cause of a rare, mysterious heart disease that is preceded by hearing loss.

In monkeys, a spatial-memory gender gap closes with age
Given the heated debate about whether men and women have brain differences that affect cognition, psychologists are searching for definitive answers. 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