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Exercise in Pregnancy Reduces Size of Offspring
TEHRAN (FNA)- Fresh studies revealed that regular moderate-intensity aerobic exercise leads to a modest reduction in offspring birth weight without restricting the development of maternal insulin resistance. ( 13:32:15 - 2010/04/07)

Discovery of New Group of Molecules Could Help Fight Spread of Cancer
TEHRAN (FNA)- A team of scientists led by the University of East Anglia (UEA) has discovered a brand new group of molecules which could help fight the spread of cancer and other diseases. ( 12:16:36 - 2010/04/07)

Second Plant Pathway May Improve Nutrition, Biofuel Production
TEHRAN (FNA)- Purdue University scientists have defined a hidden second option plants have for making an essential amino acid that could be the first step in boosting plants' nutritional value and improving biofuel production potential. ( 10:42:44 - 2010/04/06)

Premature Birth and Brain Damage: Inflammation May Play a Role
TEHRAN (FNA)- Researchers have gone some way to explaining what happens during premature births and how brain injury develops in premature babies. New findings show that inflammation in both the amniotic fluid and the baby's brain has a role to play. ( 10:38:44 - 2010/04/06)

Researchers Provide New Insight into Development of Vascular System
TEHRAN (FNA)- Researchers discovered a critical step for blood vessel growth in zebrafish embryos, providing new insight into how vascular systems develop. ( 13:14:02 - 2010/04/05)

New Spitzer Image Shows Colony of Young Stars
TEHRAN (FNA)- New infrared image from NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope showed a bustling star-making colony of the Orion nebula, situated in the hunter's sword of the famous constellation. ( 12:34:37 - 2010/04/05)

Cherries Help Speedy Recovery of Marathon Runners
TEHRAN (FNA)- Findings of a new study showed that athletes who drink the juice of Montmorency cherries recover faster after Marathon running than a placebo controlled group. ( 12:12:50 - 2010/04/04)

New Technique Developed for Lowering Cost of Solar Panels
TEHRAN (FNA)- Engineers developed a new technique for producing electricity-conducting plastics that could dramatically lower the cost of manufacturing solar panels. ( 11:59:09 - 2010/04/04)

Nano Scientists Develop Probing Device to Realize Inner Activity of Cells
TEHRAN (FNA)- A nanometer-scale probe designed to slip into a cell wall and fuse with it could offer researchers a portal for extended eavesdropping on the inner electrical activity of individual cells. ( 14:02:01 - 2010/04/03)

Scientists Derive Floor Plate Tissue from Embryonic Stem Cells
TEHRAN (FNA)- Scientists managed to use human embryonic stem cells (hESC) to derive floor plate tissue, an important signaling center during brain development. ( 13:56:35 - 2010/04/03)

Diabetes Screening Should Start at Younger Ages
TEHRAN (FNA)- While available guidelines recommend screening for diabetes to start at the age of 45, a new study says individuals should get screened for the disease at earlier ages. ( 16:50:18 - 2010/04/01)

One Hour Exercise Needed to Lose Weight
TEHRAN (FNA)- While half an hour of exercise for at least five days per week is recommended for health reasons, a new study says individuals should exercise more to avoid weight gain. ( 13:46:45 - 2010/03/31)

Post-Pregnancy Breast Cancer Hikes Death Risk in Patients
TEHRAN (FNA)- Findings of a new study revealed that women who are diagnosed with breast cancer in the 12 months after they have completed a pregnancy are 48% more likely to die than other young women with breast cancer. ( 13:21:56 - 2010/03/30)

Nanosatellite to Clear Dangerous Debris from Space
TEHRAN (FNA)- Scientists devised a 3-kg miniature satellite or "nanosatellite" fitted with a "solar sail" which can play a major part in clearing dangerous clouds of debris hurtling around the Earth's lower orbit. ( 12:33:30 - 2010/03/30)

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