Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

September 15, 2007
Yam bean a nearly forgotten crop
Researchers discovered a variation of the yam bean with less water content and high in protein.

Linchpin gene may be useful target for new breast cancer therapies
University of Iowa researchers have discovered a gene that plays a linchpin role in the ability of breast cancer cells to respond to estrogen.

Divorce foretells child's future care for elderly parent
Baby boomers approach retirement with more complex marital histories than previous generations. 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