A new study review authored by the University of Kentucky's Dr. David Mannino examines the gender differences in the prevalence, pathophysiology, and clinical presentation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and how this information may...
12/3/2013 9:20 AM EST
A new study led by University of Kentucky researchers suggests that a diet low in vitamin D causes damage to the brain.
12/2/2013 10:00 AM EST
The UK Center for Clinical and Translational Science launches an unique biobank that will be comprehensive, global, and prospective in nature.
11/19/2013 12:00 PM EST
The University of Kentucky is the first to conduct a trial of regenerative treatment strategy for Parkinson’s disease. The trial combines the deep brain stimulation procedure with grafting of a patient’s peripheral nerve tissue into the brain,...
11/19/2013 11:00 AM EST
In their ongoing quest to develop the latest and most effective drugs for disease treatment, researchers in the University of Kentucky's Center for Pharmaceutical Research and Innovation (CPRI) are looking deep — as in, deep underground.
11/13/2013 10:00 AM EST
A new study led by the University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center Assistant Director for Research Nathan Vanderford cites a combination of factors that prevent academic-based cancer research faculty from ultimately commercializing their work.
10/30/2013 3:00 PM EDT
A new study by University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center researchers Min Chen and Kathleen O’Connor shows that a specific protein may assist breast cancer cells in metastasizing.
10/28/2013 4:00 PM EDT
Entomologists in the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food and Environment have developed a new control method for mosquitoes. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently granted a permit to begin field trials.
10/14/2013 9:30 AM EDT
Rusty Barrett, an expert on Mayan culture, weighed in on how the Mayan calendar works, discussed his research with the Mayan population, and shared his observations of the Maya's reactions to the idea that the world will end on Dec. 21, 2012.
12/20/2012 12:30 PM EST
Professors from University of Kentucky's College of Arts and Sciences and Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce are available to comment on the reported death of former Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi.
10/20/2011 11:10 AM EDT
University of Kentucky psychology professor Susan Barron is available to comment on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD).
9/8/2011 11:55 AM EDT
Experts are available to comment on the current debt limit debate and the economic impacts a default could cause.
7/28/2011 2:30 PM EDT
Professors from University of Kentucky's College of Arts and Sciences and Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce are available to comment on the recent death of Osama bin Laden and its impact on the war on terrorism and the psyche...
5/3/2011 11:40 AM EDT
Professors from University of Kentucky's College of Engineering and Department of Physics and Astronomy are available to comment on Japan’s nuclear crisis. A scientist from Kentucky Geological Survey and professors from the University of...
3/15/2011 1:40 PM EDT
Professors from University of Kentucky's College of Arts and Sciences and Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce are available to comment on the intensifying situation in Libya and provide context for associated uprisings in...
3/3/2011 12:35 PM EST
Professors are available to comment on various topics surrounding this weekend's shootings in Arizona, including how the press handled the news with advent of social media, America's increasingly heated political rhetoric, and brain injuries and...
1/10/2011 3:00 PM EST