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contents spring 2010


Liquid Light

Nature’s Lean Green Machine

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By Katherine Xue

By Amanda Lu

Highlights of Harvard Science Exhbiits By Lucie Guo

GFP Imaging By Daniel Haldar

Quantum Dots By Sarah Shareef

general articles



Antibody Optimization By Sana Raoof

Antioxidants: Not Heaven-Sent By Stefan Andrei Anghel

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3 news briefs Light and migraines Climate change and Copenhagen

Presidents: Susan De Wolf and Amrita Goyal Editors in Chief: Katherine Ransohoff and Yongtian Tan Design Editors: Ayse Baybars, Brenda Lin and Angelo Mao Business Manager: Remen Okoruwa News and Views Editor: Fernando Racimo Web Manager: Lucie Guo Associate Editors: Pushan Dasgupta, Alexia Hwang, Fernando Racimo and Lauren Schumacher

4 reports

Surgery to Stem Cells: Possibilities of Cardiac Regeneration . . . Anirudh Penumaka Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

. . . Katrina Verbrugge

Lighting the Way

. . . Julia Ransohoff

36 faculty spotlight Federico Capasso . . . Helen Yang

Faculty Advisers: David Haig, Ph.D. and David Morin, Ph.D.

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