Gary Gilliland

Jan. 11, 2013

Doctors Turn to Genetics to Search for Cancer’s Achilles’ Heel

Understanding the genetic drivers of cancer may revolutionize treatment options in the future.

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Humpback whales blow bubbles around schools of fish to concentrate them for easier capture. It's called a bubble net, says David Wiley, research coordinator for Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary, and it's visible as a ring of bubbles at the surface. Now, with underwater digital tracking tags and custom visualization software, whale researchers can see what the whales are doing underwater when they're bubble-netting.

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