Saturday, March 04, 2006

Maybe doctors really will start listening to their patients!!

Will Doctors Diagnose by Listening to Your Cells?

In a final experiment, the researchers shut off the fuel supply to the yeast cell, essentially killing it. Its response was the sound of death, a hissing sound like the white noise of a television with no reception.

In one experiment, the team put a drop of vodka on a yeast cell. It "screamed."


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