From the database of
Essential Science IndicatorsSM, this list of Emerging
Research Fronts has been generated by a comparison of the data sets for the
current period of July 2003-June 30, 2009, and the previous period of May
2003-April 30, 2009 (sliding 6-year period). Of the 6,583 Research Fronts
in the July 2003-June 30, 2009 file, a total of 738 (11%) were new.
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HEALTHY VEGETARIAN DIET;
SOY-BREAST CANCER RELATION; CANCER RISK;
REDUCED BREAST CANCER EVENTS
From a health and environmental perspective, whether one
chooses to be a vegetarian or non-vegetarian can make a
MICRORNA ANNOTATION; MICRORNA REGISTRY
A comprehensive and searchable database of published miRNA
sequences is accessible via a web interface.
Neutrophil extracellular traps appear to be a form of innate
response that binds microorganisms, prevents them from
spreading, and ensures a high local concentration of
antimicrobial agents to degrade virulence factors and kill
CELL-CYCLE CHECKPOINTS-CANCER ASSOCIATION; DNA
DAMAGE; S PHASE
Highly conserved DNA-repair and cell-cycle checkpoint pathways
allow cells to deal with both endogenous and exogenous sources
of DNA damage.