The Biobased Foundry at the Center for Biorenewable Chemicals based at Iowa State has helped nine startup companies. The foundry combines teaching and mentoring to help young researchers create technologies and that meet customer needs.
– Iowa State University|21-Oct-2014 8:00 AM EDT
Millennials are Most Hopeful When it Comes to Civility in America, Finds New Weber Shandwick/Powell Tate Research
The 5th annual Civility in America survey from global public relations firm Weber Shandwick and public affairs firm Powell Tate with KRC Research looks at civility through a generational lens to better understand what the future holds for society. Although Americans are unanimous about the bleak state of civility, the Millennial generation seems less convinced of a more uncivil future.
– Weber Shandwick |21-Oct-2014 8:00 AM EDT
International experts will share the latest scientific findings on the dangers posed by endocrine-disrupting chemicals found in the environment, foods and manufactured products during the Endocrine Society’s Science Writers Conference in Brussels on Nov. 12.
– Endocrine Society|21-Oct-2014 4:00 AM EDT
A team of UC San Francisco researchers has found that a tiny segment of genetic material known as a microRNA plays a central role in the transition from moderate drinking to binge drinking and other alcohol use disorders.
– University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)|21-Oct-2014 4:00 AM EDT
Heart attacks are not as connected to family history and genetics as may have been previously believed, according to a new study by researchers at the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute in Salt Lake City.
– Intermountain Medical Center|20-Oct-2014 9:00 PM EDT
Loyola University Health System invites breast cancer survivors to the Bedazzle Your Bra event from 2 to 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2014, in the second-floor auditorium of the Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center, located at 2160 S. First Ave. in Maywood.
– Loyola University Health System|20-Oct-2014 5:35 PM EDT
Attending physicians and hospitalists in general medicine twice as likely to be unaware of the device's presence compared to interns and residents.
– University of Michigan Health System|20-Oct-2014 5:00 PM EDT
Investigators at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center have developed a brief and simple method to help hospital care providers recognize delirium in elderly patients
– Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center|20-Oct-2014 5:00 PM EDT
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