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UofL Scientists Identify a Critical Pathway to Improve Muscle Repair


Researchers at the University of Louisville have identified the role of TNF receptor-associated factor 6 (TRAF6), an adaptor protein and E3 ubiquitin ligase, in ensuring the vitality of stem cells that regenerate muscle tissue.
30-Nov-2015 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

UofL Establishes Youth Violence Prevention Research Center


The CDC awards UofL $5.7 to establish a Youth Violence Prevention Research Center
20-Nov-2015 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

What Salamanders Can Teach Us About Baseball

University of Louisville researcher Bart Borghuis, Ph.D., has increased our understanding of how people and animals deal with sensorimotor delay in day-to-day interactions by analyzing the hunting skills of salamanders. His article, “The Role of...
18-Nov-2015 2:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

Senator Tim Scott (R-Sc) Talks ISIS, Leadership at McConnell Center

Senator Tim Scott spoke at the University of Louisville through the McConnell Center’s Distinguished Lecture Series. He address the challenges the U.S. faces in combating ISIS, as well as leadership principles.
16-Nov-2015 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

UofL’s Trover Campus a National Model in Drawing Physicians to Rural Practice


William J. Crump, M.D., associate dean for the UofL Trover Campus, shows that physicians who spent their last two years of medical school at the rural campus are much more likely to ultimately practice in a rural setting.
6-Nov-2015 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

New Immunotherapy Treatment May Clear Cancer-Causing HPV Infections Faster

A new therapeutic vaccine, GTL001, developed by Genticel to clear HPV strains 16 and 18 – the types most likely to cause cancer – is being evaluated for safety in a Phase I clinical trial at the University of Louisville, along with Philadelphia...
30-Oct-2015 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

UofL Associate Dean for Research, J. Christopher States, Ph.D., Releases Book on Risks of Arsenic Exposure


University of Louisville School of Medicine’s associate dean for research and vice chair for graduate education in the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology has edited a new reference book covering the most current information on the health...
27-Oct-2015 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Noah and Dr. B


Pediatric cancer specialist Salvatore Bertolone Jr., M.D., successfully sought a viable treatment for a patient with an inflammatory pseudotumor. The parents of that patient have created a fund in his honor to help others.
26-Oct-2015 12:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Harvard Law Fellow/Police Training Expert Available for Comment on Violent Student Arrest

27-Oct-2015 12:15 PM EDT

Mystery Around "Happy Birthday" Song Looming in Wake of Recent Court Ruling

Recent court ruling puts "Happy Birthday" song into popular domain, but discovery of early song manuscript adds mystery to song's origin.
24-Sep-2015 11:05 AM EDT

"Super Blood Moon" To Make Rare Appearance Sunday


Scientist available to discuss science/myth behind the "super blood moon" - once hailed as a sign of the apocalypse - which will happen Sept. 27.
23-Sep-2015 2:05 PM EDT

Coming to America - The Pope and Politics


As Pope Francis embarks on his first visit to the U.S., a recent survey shows that while he is extremely popular with American Catholics, there is a significant split concerning his active role in pushing an agenda outside the normal papal realm.
21-Sep-2015 2:05 PM EDT

Tweet This! – Animals Use Their Own Version of Facebook/Twitter

30-Jun-2015 11:05 AM EDT

Medical educator available to discuss LGBT health equity in conjunction with gay marriage ruling


26-Jun-2015 9:05 AM EDT

Supreme Court to Rule on Gay Rights – National Legal Expert Available

23-Jun-2015 2:05 PM EDT

Texas Pool Party Cop Resigns, Apologizes: Louisville Law Expert Discusses Viral Video

11-Jun-2015 4:00 PM EDT

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