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A new weapon against strep

...They produce the enzymes to dissolve the bacteria's cell wall and make their escape. Scientists at The Rockefeller University in New York found the same enzymes can attack the bacteria, Group A streptococci, from the outside. "It kills the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/03/22/tec_309178.shtml
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Nutrients like those in breast milk appear to make baby smarter

...are reviewing it actively, but this is a serious issue." Barbara Levine, a nutritional researcher at Rockefeller University in New York, said the Birch study "is a great, giant step" because it was a direct comparison of supplemented and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/07/tec_283132.shtml
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Can humanity survive the next millennium?

...energy and materials will be colossal," said Cohen, who teaches population studies at Columbia and Rockefeller universities in New York City. In his book, he compares humanity's progress to an ever swifter run along a rough, treacherous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/30/tec_218337.shtml
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IBM's triumph could lead to more computer development

...Already, such "intelligent agents" can look for items of interest to a particular computer user. At Rockefeller University in New York, computer scientist Joseph Atick says he's built a computer that recognize faces. His face-recognition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/15/tec_208358.shtml
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Isolated obese populations help search for genetic influences

...lean? That's one interest of Dr. Jeffrey Friedman, a Howard Hughes Medical Institute investigator at Rockefeller University in New York, who with colleagues Dr. Marcus Stoffel and Dr. Jan Breslow has been studying the people of Kosrae for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/10/liv_415144.shtml
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...fed continuous doses of cocaine could be involved with the addiction process, according to scientists at Rockefeller University in New York. The finding could ultimately lead to a better understanding of drug abuse and to the development of new...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/03/29/ent_309991.shtml
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Researchers offer the skinny on fat genes

...a lot of potential targets for that sort of intervention," said Sarah Leibowitz, a researcher at the Rockefeller University in New York. Her lab team has found at least four obesity-promoting genes operating in a part of the brain called...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/26/tec_309138.shtml
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Study: Childbirth improves memory, learning of mother

...published in Thursday's issue of the journal Nature. Bruce McEwen, a professor of neuroendocrinology at Rockefeller University in New York, said the study is intriguing but doesn't prove a link between motherhood and actual changes in the rats...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/11/tec_273795.shtml
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It's in your head: a brain chemical made you grab those fries

...closely together. We can't escape that," said study author Sarah Liebowitz, a neurobiologist at The Rockefeller University in New York. Scientists are also suggesting that restricting children's access in snack foods only makes them want...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/03/tec_272493.shtml
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Security program recognizes faces

...of like-minded scientists at the Institute for Advanced Studies in Princeton, N.J., and later at Rockefeller University in New York, Atick began studying how we recognize objects and trying to figure out how to duplicate the process with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/07/tec_230413.shtml
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