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2011-06-21 18:34:17

A team of scientists, led by researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, have uncovered a novel mechanism regulating gene expression and transcription linked to Spinocerebellar ataxia 7, an inherited neurological disorder.

2011-06-16 21:16:16

By taking advantage of a "body swap" illusion, researchers have captured the brain regions involved in one of the most fundamental aspects of self-awareness: how we recognize our bodies as our own, distinct from others and from the outside world.

2011-05-30 07:22:25

Everybody has heard about echolocation in bats and dolphins.

2011-05-26 20:53:40

Our brain's understanding of spatial awareness is not triggered by sight alone, scientists have found, in a development that could help design technology for the visually impaired.

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2011-05-26 12:05:00

Blind people have been known to learn to make clicks with their mouths and to use the returning echoes from those clicks to sense their surroundings.

2011-05-23 06:00:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

2011-05-03 08:00:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Isis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: ISIS), the leader in antisense therapeutics, today announced that management will present a company overview at Bank of America Merrill Lynch's 14th Annual Health Care Conference on Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 1:40 p.m.

2011-05-02 19:19:39

A new study of itch adds to growing evidence that the chemical signals that make us want to scratch are the same signals that make us wince in pain.

2011-04-18 21:27:05

Most patients who have a reduced ability to smell or detect odors seem to attach less importance to the sense of smell in their daily lives than people with a normal olfactory function.

2011-04-12 08:00:00

BELLEVUE, Wash., April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- HTC Corp., a global leader in mobile innovation and design, today introduced the HTC Sensation 4G, a smartphone that shines a spotlight on entertainment with HTC's new HTC Watch(TM) video service.


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