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The Paper Ceiling – Women Underrepresented In Media Coverage


Mirroring a major problem in society at large, women are significantly shortchanged when it comes to media coverage, with men being mentioned in the news a whopping five times more than women.
28-Sep-2015 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Stony Brook Children’s Ouchless Approach to Pediatric Medicine


Stony Brook Children’s Hospital clinicians follow pain management protocols to proactively, preemptively, and consistently treat pain in each and every pediatric patient. Known as the Ouchless Approach to Pediatric Medicine, Margaret McGovern, MD,...
29-Sep-2015 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Stony Brook Enters Licensing Agreement with OncoGenesis for Use of Cancer Biomarker


Stony Brook University has entered into an exclusive licensing agreement with molecular diagnostics company OncoGenesis Corporation, on the use of biomarker Keratin 17 for diagnostic and prognostic applications for cervical cancer.
17-Sep-2015 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Stony Brook University Secures NYSTAR CAT Awards


Stony Brook University received two Center for Advanced Technology (CAT) awards totaling $20 million from NYSTAR, Empire State Development’s (ESD’s) Division of Science, Technology and Innovation.
17-Sep-2015 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Sea Spray Aerosols May Affect Ice Cloud Formation and Global Climate


A team of Stony Brook University and international researchers have found that biogenic materials in sea spray may affect ice cloud formation and thus climate on a global scale.
4-Sep-2015 5:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Dr. Fotis Sotiropoulos Selected Dean of Stony Brook University College of Engineering and Applied Sciences


Following a competitive national search, Dr. Fotis Sotiropoulos has been appointed Dean of the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences (CEAS) at Stony Brook University, effective October 15, 2015. Dr. Sotiropoulos is the James L. Record...
4-Sep-2015 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Study Shows K17 Protein Promotes Cancer


Keratin 17 (K17), a protein previously believed to provide only mechanical support for cancer cells, appears to play a crucial role in degrading a key tumor suppressor protein in cancer cells named p27. This finding, published in the September 1...
1-Sep-2015 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Research Team Creates Model to Predict Cellular Evolution


Scientists have not been able to understand and predict how cells evolve in our bodies, and this process is important because evolving cell populations are at the core of drug-resistant infections and cancer development. Now a research team led by...
28-Aug-2015 3:10 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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