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Sound, vision & hearing loss

(Medical Xpress) -- The mechanisms used by the brain to distinguish contrasting sounds may be similar to those used to visually pick out a face in the crowd.

Jun 24, 2011
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Study shows how we spend our time

Research into how we spend our time – in this country and other countries around the world – is the focus of an international conference, hosted this week by the University of Oxford and sponsored ...

Aug 01, 2011
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Pancreas betrayed by 'double agent'

(Medical Xpress) -- Stellate cells, a type of cell in the pancreas which normally helps the body respond to damage or disease of the pancreas, can act as a double agent when it comes to cancer.

May 30, 2011
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