FAU and SK Telecom, South Korea’s Largest Telecommunications Company, Sign Research Collaboration Agreement
FAU and SK Telecom have entered into a research and education agreement to collaborate on the development of secure communications using quantum physics.
23-Nov-2015 8:00 AM EST Add to Favorites
Fish have a remarkable way to hide from their predators using camouflage techniques. A new discovery shows that fish scales have evolved to not only reflect light, but to also scramble polarization. Scientists identified the tissue structure that...
19-Nov-2015 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
What can you tell about people and their situations from only 140 characters? Apparently, quite a lot according to a new study about Twitter. Researchers from FAU used more than 20 million Tweets to study the psychological characteristics of...
13-Nov-2015 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
Patients with Severe Mental Illness at Increased Risk for Diabetes Rarely Get Tested According to New Study
A new study examined diabetes screenings in a cohort of 50,915 publically insured adults with severe mental illness who were taking antipsychotic medication. Researchers found that more than 70 percent did not receive a diabetes screening test....
12-Nov-2015 4:30 PM EST Add to Favorites
Florida Atlantic University and University MRI have joined forces to establish the Human Brain Imaging Facility to propel the University’s focus in the neurosciences and provide researchers with access to the newest imaging technologies available...
5-Nov-2015 8:30 AM EST Add to Favorites
The late Robin Williams had this form of dementia, which also can cause visual hallucinations and make depression worse. Until now, there has been no way to assess or operationalize many of the cognitive and behavioral symptoms of Lewy Body dementia...
4-Nov-2015 4:30 PM EST Add to Favorites
Florida Atlantic University, the Max Planck Florida Institute for Neuroscience (MPFI) and the Max Planck Society based in Germany, have signed an innovative agreement to facilitate a research and education program that will recruit promising...
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Although Lewy Body disease (LBD) is the second-most-common degenerative disease after Alzheimer’s disease (AD), it’s not exactly a household name. A fast, new test can assess clinical signs and symptoms of this disease, and discriminate between...
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16-Nov-2015 2:05 PM EST
More than five million Americans and 15 million caregivers are impacted by Alzheimer's disease. A leading neuroscientist at Florida Atlantic University has developed eight myths and truths about this prevalent form of dementia.
10-Nov-2015 4:05 PM EST
FAU’s Leading Expert on Lewy Body Dementia Available to Discuss Recent News on Robin Williams’ Battle With This Disease
3-Nov-2015 5:30 PM EST
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FAU Professor Leads Research on Sensory Biology of Sharks and Massive Seasonal Migration of Blacktip Sharks in South Florida
16-Jun-2015 5:05 PM EDT
FAU Neuroscientist Leads Efforts to Detect and Treat Alzheimer's Disease and Other Forms of Dementia
Every 67 seconds someone is the United States develops Alzheimer’s disease or some form of dementia. James E. Galvin, M.D., M.P.H., one of the most prominent neuroscientists in the country, is at the helm of cutting-edge research, screening...
15-Jun-2015 9:00 AM EDT
Dr. Charles H. Hennekens has done ground-breaking research on the benefits of statins, aspirin, ACE inhibitors, ARBs as well as beta adrenergic blockers. His guidance will assist clinicians to address the clinical and public health challenges to...
10-Jun-2015 8:00 AM EDT