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Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) is the most common form of brain tumor in adults, responsible for more than half of all brain tumors. Prognosis is generally very poor, with survival measured in...

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The current Hot Ten has most papers about graphene (# 1, #7, and #8), or polymer solar cells (#2, #4, #5, #6, and #10). The remaining two are #3, which is about metal-organic frameworks, and #9,...

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Two adjacent papers in the current Hot Ten, #6 and #7, deal with the chemistry of fuel cells. According to citations recorded in brand-new papers indexed in...

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The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has recently revised its guidance on testing for infection with hepatitis C virus (HCV). Testing for anti-HCV, recommended for known at-risk...

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Glance at the titles of the Top Ten biology papers and you can just about make out a pattern. Scattered here and there are words like large-scale, identifies, susceptibility...

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The first trans-catheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) was performed 10 years ago in a 57-year-old man for whom the experimental procedure was a “last resort.” The valve functioned well but the...

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The Physics Hot Ten currently has five papers on cosmological results from probes and telescopes in space (#1, #2, #3, #8, #10). The quest to understand the nature of the universe continues with...