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After a Stroke, Freeing Muscles With Botox

Eternal Sunshine of the Murine Mind

Converting Cells Shows Promise for Parkinson’s

Obama Reversing Stem Cell Limits Bush Imposed

Permanent Protection Against the Flu?

A Promising Treatment for Athletes, in Blood

Scientists Take New Step Toward Man-Made Life

Amid Debate, Gene-Based Cancer Test Approved

Niacin (Vitamin B3) Increases HDL levels, prevents Heart Attacks


Golden Eggs: Engineered hens lay drugs



Naps good for Your Heart

Low-Cost Antimalaria Pill Available

Project Curbs Malaria in Ugandan Group


2 New Drugs Offer Options in H.I.V. Fight


Panel Endorses New Anti-Tumor Treatment, Provenge

Cancer patients opt for unapproved drug, dichloroacetate wiki 

Pill That Eliminates the Period Gets Mixed Reviews

U.S. Regulators Approve Insulin in Inhaled Form


Vaccine Against Diarrhea-Causing Virus Is Approved


CB1 Receptors in the Brain

Drugs Inspired by Marihuana

50th Anniversary of Polio Vaccine

Breast Cancer Recurrence Is Cut in Half by a Herceptin



Looking For Drugs in Snake Venom

LD50 Sources



Taste Enhancers Being Developed



Drug to Fight Cholesterol Is Promising in High Doses


Moving Stem Cells Front and Center

One and a Half Million Variations Found in Human Genome


F.D.A. May Approve an Implant as a Treatment for Depression



Using M.R.I.'s to See Politics on the Brain



Bionic Man


Treatment Is Seen to Cut Breast Cancer Recurrence


Cousin Barry's Memantine slows Alzheimer's progress
Blocks NMDA Channels
Limits cell death


Drug Shows Promise in at Least 4 Cancers



Freshman 15? For women only 2.






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