Study suggests obesity has lesser financial impact on African-Americans
Faulty gene signaling could lead to development of Crohn’s  disease
Study finds that both weight and exercise are key to longevity
Protein reverses engineering of chromosome structure
DNA splicing enzyme observed in action
Molecule implicated in transcription termination
Annemarie Schimmel
Dr. Edward Peirson Richardson, Jr.
Nathan Marsh Pusey
How did Internet affect election?
Monane prize winners honored
In brief
Newsmakers
Lead raises risk for cataracts
Research in brief
Ninety percent of U.S. wounded survive
Studying Boston’s race trends
Zinni describes ‘way forward’
Reclaiming the mines of America
Mexico honors Carrasco as ‘a man of our time’
The many aspects of Islamic design
Future flu epidemic ‘controllable’ through rapid vaccination
Holiday stylin’
McKenna new professor of Celtic languages, literatures
KSG’s Stuart shares findings on Boston race trends
Making case for concept of ‘implicit prejudice’
Conservation fund doubles
New findings on charter schools
Sports in brief
Devil/dog split for women’s hoops
Rabin awarded 2004 EMET Prize
Abbate named professor of music
Alcock sees bright future for CfA
New Financial Aid Initiative shows solid ‘early’ results
President holds office hours for students
Police reports
Where’s the mistletoe?
This month in Harvard history
Gazette publication to resume in February
Experts take on climate change
Google to digitize some Harvard library holdings
Study finds women hesitant to take tamoxifen as preventive  measure
Researchers find high levels of potentially toxic heavy metals in  herbal medicine products
Chelsea, Mass.: A very special place
Zero Arrow space flexible, eclectic
At KSG, advice for new reps
PON to screen ‘Hotel Rwanda’
Student, alum win International Rhodes
Journalism conference looks at truth, lies, and narrative
It’s the ‘moment of truth’ for GOP