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Safe Steps for Seniors to Stop Stumbles

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May is National Trauma Awareness Month, and this year the American Trauma Society is raising awareness about senior safety and falls with “Safe Steps for Seniors.” The Stony Brook Trauma Center is taking steps to shed light on the matter to...
28-Apr-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Titanium Dioxide Exposure Increases Risk of Bacterial Infection

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A study shows that when human cells are exposed to titanium dioxide without the presence of UV light from the sun, the risk for bacterial infection more than doubles.
26-Apr-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Lemur Family Tree Shake-Up: Extinct and Living Lemurs in One Evolutionary Tree

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By combining genetic and anatomical data of extinct and living lemurs, a Stony Brook University team of evolutionary biologists has developed the most complete evolutionary tree of lemurs yet. With extinct and living lemurs in a single evolutionary...
22-Apr-2016 2:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

“Far Beyond” Brings the Stony Brook University Story to Life

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As Stony Brook University continues its ascent as one of the nation’s preeminent research universities, students, faculty, alumni and staff now have a new compelling and consistent communications framework from which to tell their stories, to...
20-Apr-2016 8:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Stony Brook University Statement on SUNY 2020 and the NY State Budget

In response to recent legislative action, Stony Brook University President Samuel L. Stanley Jr., said today, “I am disappointed that the New York State budget adopted by the Legislature did not include Governor Cuomo’s proposal for an extension...
3-Apr-2016 4:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

New Method to Identify Nanoparticles in Tissue May Shed Light on Their Health Impact

A team of researchers have demonstrated a pioneering method for the rapid visualization and identification of engineered nanoparticles in tissue.
25-Mar-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Simple Solutions for Overweight Kids to Lose Weight as the Weather Warms Up

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Obesity has more than doubled in children and tripled in adolescents in the past 30 years nationwide. Rosa Cataldo, DO, MPH, Stony Brook Children’s Hospital, says that the most effective approach to addressing weight loss in children are...
25-Mar-2016 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Scientists Discover New Four-Flavor Particle

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Scientists on the DZero collaboration at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Fermilab, including five physicists from Stony Brook University, have discovered a new particle—the latest member added to the exotic species of particle known as...
26-Feb-2016 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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