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New Care Model Enhances Psychological, Cognitive and Physical Recovery of ICU Survivors

The Critical Care Recovery Center care model -- the nation's first collaborative care concept focusing on the extensive cognitive, physical and psychological recovery needs of intensive care unit survivors -- decreases the likelihood of serious...
2-Mar-2015 10:05 AM EST

Pancreatic Cancer Patients with Particular Gene Signature May Benefit From Personalized Treatment

Cancer researchers at Indiana University report that about 15 percent of people with pancreatic cancer may benefit from therapy targeting a newly identified gene signature.
26-Feb-2015 10:00 AM EST

Marine Oil Supplement Has Positive Effects on Post-Exercise Muscle Damage


An Indiana University study has revealed that there may be a greater connection between mussels and muscles than previously thought. The study, by kinesiology professor Timothy Mickleborough at the IU School of Public Health-Bloomington, found that...
24-Feb-2015 11:00 AM EST

Research Finds Little Public Support for Benefit Principle Taxation to Fund Roads


Benefit principle taxes, such as a mileage tax, have the potential to replace fuel taxes and make up for falling revenues. But new Indiana University research shows that, at best, only one in three Americans believe roads should be financed with...
16-Feb-2015 10:00 AM EST

Study Finds Obese Black and White Women Differ in How They View Weight

Perceptions about weight differ between low-income obese white and black women, according to research by Regenstrief Institute and Indiana University.
12-Feb-2015 10:00 AM EST

SPARC Consortium Provides $1.9 Million for Autoimmune Disease Research

The first grants from the Strategic Pharma-Academic Research Consortium for Translational Medicine will provide over $1.9 million to advance research on autoimmune disease at several medical research universities across the Midwest.
12-Feb-2015 9:40 AM EST

Researcher Identifies Novel Pathway That Solid Tumor Cancer Cells Activate for Growth

A common, yet previously undistinguished protein, which is elevated in many late-stage cancers, may play a strategic role in tumor growth through a non-conventional pathway, researchers at the Indiana University School of Medicine report.
11-Feb-2015 11:00 AM EST

IU School of Medicine Opens Web Portal to Encourage Industry-Academic Collaboration


The Indiana University School of Medicine has launched an initiative and accompanying web site to encourage more collaboration between private industry and researchers at the medical school.
10-Feb-2015 2:00 PM EST

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