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Indiana University Research: Rainbow Dyes Add Greater Precision in Fight Against 'Superbugs'


A study reported Jan. 17 in the journal Science led by researchers at Indiana University and Harvard University is the first to reveal in extreme detail the operation of the biochemical clockwork that drives cellular division in bacteria. It is an...
13-Feb-2017 2:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

IU Study Examines Sexual Risk-Taking, HIV Prevention Among Older Adults in Sub-Saharan Africa


A recent study conducted by researchers at Indiana University found that older men and women are maintaining sexual relationships into their 80s and beyond and are often ignored in sexual health education, increasing the possibility for HIV...
31-Jan-2017 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Researchers Find Improved Preventive Care From Obamacare Medicaid Expansion


More Americans are taking steps to prevent disease because of the insurance expansions of the Affordable Care Act, according to a new, groundbreaking study by Indiana University and Cornell University researchers.
26-Jan-2017 8:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

IU Study Finds Fly Growth Mimics Cancer Cells, Creating New Tool in Fight Against Disease


Scientists who study a molecule known to play a role in certain types of cancers and neurodegenerative disorders have a powerful new tool to study this compound due to research conducted at Indiana University. The study was published Jan. 23 in the...
24-Jan-2017 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Air Polluters More Likely to Locate Near Downwind State Borders


Indiana University research reveals a pattern of companies strategically locating facilities where wind will carry pollution across state lines, which can allow states to reap the benefits of jobs and tax revenue but share the negative effects --...
19-Jan-2017 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Indiana University Researchers Launch Tool to Understand Spread of Fake News


The Observatory on Social Media at Indiana University has launched a powerful new tool in the fight against fake news. The tool, called Hoaxy, visualizes how claims in the news -- and fact checks of those claims -- spread online through social...
21-Dec-2016 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Indiana University Delegation Returns After Successful Trip to South Korea and China


Indiana University recently concluded a successful weeklong trip to South Korea and China, where IU President Michael A. McRobbie led efforts to create new intercultural and international opportunities for IU students and faculty and met with alumni...
15-Dec-2016 6:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Indianapolis Entrepreneur Gives $30 Million for IU School of Medicine Immunotherapy Center


One of the largest gifts ever to the Indiana University School of Medicine will enable researchers to harness the power of the immune system to cure cancer and other devastating diseases -- propelling Indiana’s standing as an engine for biomedical...
13-Dec-2016 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Too Soon to Write Obituaries for Department Stores, Despite Closures and Bad Sales Reports, Says IU Kelley School Expert


5-Jan-2017 4:05 PM EST

IU Study Finds Activity Trackers Can Work When Paired with Wellness Coaching


While critics have debated the effectiveness of activity trackers, a recent study by faculty in the IU School of Public Health-Bloomington found activity trackers can work, if paired with wellness coaching. The study was published in the American...
28-Nov-2016 10:05 AM EST

IU Retail Expert Sees Parallels Between Recent Election and Holiday Shopping Picture

A longtime national retailing observer in Indiana University's Kelley School of Business sees several intriguing parallels between the recent elections and the upcoming holiday shopping season.
21-Nov-2016 7:00 AM EST

Indiana University Experts Available to Discuss Elections

7-Nov-2016 3:05 PM EST

IU Olympics Expert: Olympics Could Provide Athletes with Platform to Address Social Issues


2-Aug-2016 7:00 AM EDT

IU Olympics Expert: Other Pursuits of 'Gold' During the Rio Olympics


2-Aug-2016 7:00 AM EDT

IU Olympics Expert: Olympics May Leave a Black Eye for Brazil


2-Aug-2016 7:00 AM EDT

IU Olympics Expert: Getting to the Olympics Involves More Than a Lot of Training


2-Aug-2016 7:00 AM EDT

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