22 February 2015, VOL. 11, NO. 2, PAGES 308-332.


22 February 2015, VOL. 11, NO. 2, PAGES 308-332.

About the Cover: Flurbiprofen has superior analgesic effect over tramadol and butorphanol in locally-restricted injury like lumpectomy suggesting that conquering peripheral inflammatory responses evoked by surgical lesion is much more effective in controlling the pain than those drugs functioning through the CNS-associated mechanisms. (See page 322).

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Science Insights 2015; 11(2): page 1-2.



Worldwide breaking news in science is selected.

Andromeda Galaxy (Seattle, USA)

“God Particle” Higgs Boson Can Save the Universe? (London, UK)

Earth’s Twin (Seattle, USA)

Why Bowhead Whale Lives So Long? (Liverpool, UK)

A Bedbug Breakthrough After Subjecting Scientist Herself To 18,000 Bites (Vancouver, CANADA)

Passage to Egypt's Great Pyramid (Chicago, USA)

The Drunkest Countries in the World (Geneva, SWITZERLAND)

Mystery Object Appears Near Milky Way's Monster Black Hole (München, GERMANY)

“Oceans” Hiding Inside the Earth? (Chicago, USA)

Jupiter Moon Europa's Giant Geysers (San Francisco, USA)

Science Insights 2015; 11(2): 308-314.

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Recent representative literatures are highlighted.

BIOLOGY: How We Live in Harmony with Gut Bacteria

BIOMATERIAL: “Flying carpet” for delivering Anticancer Drugs

MEDICINE: Triglycerides Form in Liver despite Insulin Resistance

MEDICINE: The First and Only Person Cured of HIV

CHEMISTRY: The Solubility Mystery of Graphene Oxide Films Solved

BIOLOGY: Surprising New Clues to Insulin Resistance

INFECTION: Molecules That Can Block HIV Infection

Science Insights 2015; 11(2): 315-318.

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Nobel Prize Global

By Reuters (2014, USA)

Inside the Most Massive Star

By NASA (2015, USA)

“Pillars of Creation”

By NASA (2015, USA)

Science Insights 2015; 11(2): 319-321.

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Preemptive Analgesic Efficacy of Tramadol, Butorphanol, and Flurbiprofen in Lumpectomy: A Randomized, Controlled and Double-blind Trial

By The BSAE Study Group (China)

Science Insights 2015; 11(2): 322-329.

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The Three Worst Things Must Avoid Slowing the Aging Process

Science Insights 2015; 11(2): 330.

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