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Cornell Virologist Recommends New Vaccine for H3N2 Canine Influenza

Edward Dubovi helped identify H3N2 during last spring's outbreak; says the holidays are a critical time for preventing further spread, strongly recommends vaccinating dogs that spend time at doggie daycare, boarding facilities, dog parks
25-Nov-2015 12:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

Osteoarthritis Finding Sheds New Light on HA Injection Controversy

A discovery by Cornell University bioengineers is shedding new light on the controversy surrounding a common treatment for osteoarthritis that has divided the medical community over its effectiveness.
25-Nov-2015 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Men Eat to Excess When They Need to Impress

Men have a reputation of doing just about anything to show off in front of women, no matter how seemingly absurd. That effort to impress apparently extends to their eating habits: A new Cornell study shows that men eat significantly more food when...
18-Nov-2015 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Private Hospital Rooms Cut Infection, Offset Building Costs

In the war against infections, constructing single-patient rooms – rather than sick-bay style, multi-patient rooms – reduces hospital-acquired infections among patients. A new Cornell-led study finds that the purported high building costs of...
12-Nov-2015 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Cornell Engineers Develop “Killer Cells” to Destroy Cancer in Lymph Nodes

Cornell biomedical engineers have developed specialized white blood cells – dubbed “super natural killer cells” – that seek out cancer cells in lymph nodes with only one purpose: destroy them.
12-Nov-2015 2:10 PM EST Add to Favorites

Sweet News for Soda and Coffee Drinkers, Stevia Less Bitter Than Before

Cornell food scientists have reduced the sweetener stevia’s bitter aftertaste by physical – rather than chemical – means.
11-Nov-2015 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Cornell, Environmental Defense Fund Partner on Environmental Projects

Cornell University’s Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future and Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) announced four new research projects addressing pressing health and environmental issues Nov. 9. The projects mark the official launch of a new...
9-Nov-2015 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Cornell Study Suggests Soda, Junk Food Not Why We’re Fat

ndulgences like sodas and junk foods have long been blamed as the prime culprits responsible for worrying obesity trends across the United States. But a new analysis by a pair of Cornell University researchers suggests that, for the majority of the...
5-Nov-2015 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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