Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

July 04, 2010
Scientists find link between estrogen metabolism pathway and breast cancer risk
Scientists at the Genome Institute of Singapore, a biomedical research institute of the Agency for Science, Technology and Research and the Karolinska Institutet, Sweden, recently discovered that DNA polymorphisms related to the production of estrogen play an important role in the development of hormone-sensitive breast and endometrial cancer.

WSU researchers use super-high pressures to create super battery
Using super-high pressures similar to those found deep in the Earth or on a giant planet, Washington State University researchers have created a compact, never-before-seen material capable of storing vast amounts of energy. 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