Sugars play critical roles in many
cellular functions and in disease.
Study of those activities lags
behind research into genes and proteins
but is beginning to heat up.
The discoveries promise to yield
a new generation of drug therapies
By Thomas Maeder
The Nose Takes a Starring Role
The star-nosed mole has what is very likely the world's fastest and most fantastic nose
By Kenneth C. Catania
A strange,elusive phenomenon called supersymmetry was conceived for elementary particle physics--but has come to light in nuclei of platinum and gold