Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

December 12, 2015
Suicide gene therapy kills prostate tumor cells
Results from a long-term clinical trial conducted by cancer researchers at Houston Methodist Hospital show that combining radiation treatment with 'suicide gene therapy' provides a safe and effective one-two punch against the disease.

PC steel wires on concrete and steel bridges now visible with terahertz waves
Researchers at Tohoku University have found a way to make covered or hidden PC steel wires visible, by developing a new terahertz wave light source featuring both light and radio-wave characteristics. 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