Monthly Archives: May 2011

“Incurable’s” remarkable book party

The Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press held a remarkable book party one recent evening, marking the publication of a new volume, Incurable: A Life After Diagnosis. The book is about the experience of having a terminal illness, and its author, … Continue reading

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May: National Cancer Research Month.

It’s “National Cancer Research Month,” as declared by the United States Congress following a resolution introduced by members of the Senate Cancer Coalition in 2007. At CSHL, which has been an NCI-designated Cancer Center since 1987, cancer researchers are investigating cancer’s … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s disease: A CSHL study cited as a key advance.

Between November 1, 2004 and December 31, 2010, scientists published tens of thousands of research papers about various aspects of Alzheimer’s disease. In its April issue, Thomson Reuters’ ScienceWatch.com, an open Web resource that has tracked trends and performance in global … Continue reading

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