Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

June 18, 2011
Fathers find financial crisis hits family life
Much coverage of the economic downturn has focused on its immediate impact, yet it is likely to hold long-term implications for family life.

A genetic factor is linked to long-term success of leg bypass surgery
Outcomes of bypass surgery to repair blocked arteries in the legs tend to be better in the roughly one-in-five people who have inherited a specific genetic variation from both parents, according to a study presented at the late-breaking clinical trials session of the Vascular Annual Meeting in Chicago on June 18, 2011. 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