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UK Receives $4.9 Million to Expand Program for Pregnant Women with Opioid Use Disorder in Rural Kentucky

In the study, funded with the PCORI contract, Dr. Agatha Critchfield, assistant professor of obstetrics and gynecology in the UK College of Medicine and medical director of PATHways, along with a multidisciplinary team, will compare two elements of...
10-May-2018 9:40 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Study Finds Possibility of New Ways to Treat, Manage Epilepsy Seizures

New findings from the University of Kentucky published in the Journal of Neuroscience demonstrate that there may be ways to address blood-brain barrier dysfunction in epilepsy.
7-May-2018 3:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites


The Data Debacle: Many Unaware Researchers Study Their Social Media

If you're unaware that your tweets could be analyzed by researchers and published in studies without your consent, you're not alone. A majority of Twitter users don't know that researchers often gather and study their tweets according to a new study.
12-Apr-2018 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

University of Kentucky Marketing Professor Allan Chen Studies the How and Why of Asymmetric Pricing

A University of Kentucky faculty member is looking into explanations for why prices for consumers don't always come back down the way we may think they should.
6-Apr-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Training Kentucky's Next Generation of Cancer Fighters

For many UK students from Eastern Kentucky, cancer is a problem that hits far too close to home. The Career Training in Oncology Program at the UK Markey Cancer Center provides these students with an opportunity to give back and learn how they can...
14-Mar-2018 4:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites


Study: Two Drugs Prevent Heart Problems in Breast Cancer Patients

Data presented from a Late-Breaking Clinical Trial has the potential to change the standard of care for HER2-positive breast cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy.
11-Mar-2018 10:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Celebrating Champions: New Book Goes Inside Kentucky's 1977–78 Basketball Season

March Madness is upon us, and basketball fans are preparing to root on their favorite teams, while remembering treasured championship moments. In “Forty Minutes to Glory,” Doug Brunk gives fans an inside account of UK’s 1977-78 squad from...
8-Mar-2018 8:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

New Study Shows Repurposing Leukemia Drugs May Prevent Melanoma Metastasis

Data from a new study led by University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center researchers shows that repurposing drugs used to treat leukemia has promise for preventing melanoma metastasis.
26-Feb-2018 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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