A Vanderbilt team and their international colleagues characterized for the first time a complex, little-understood cellular receptor type that, when activated, shuts off hunger.
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Understanding of tuberculosis is associated with higher, not lower, stigmatization of TB patients in Brazil, according to a new “Insights” report from Vanderbilt’s Latin American Public Opinion Project.
20-Mar-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Opioid addicts and others battling compulsion around drugs or alcohol are using a new high-tech, low-risk method to practice saying no—through virtual reality.
19-Mar-2018 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
New research by Vanderbilt economist Joni Hersch finds there are not strong enough incentives to push companies to eliminate or mitigate the risk of workplace sexual harassment.
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New research finds young women who value their own desires as much as their partner's, are less likely to engage in unwanted sexual activity.
19-Feb-2018 6:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
New composite materials make wind energy even greener by making the turbines themselves recyclable.
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Vanderbilt biologist Nicole Creanza takes an interdisciplinary approach to human evolution--both biological and cultural--as editor of special themed issue of Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B.
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Falling is no joke when you're a senior citizen or have balance issues. Vanderbilt engineers are working on a 'smart cane' that could help physical therapists spot and treat problems sooner.
12-Feb-2018 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
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Astronomy professor David Weintraub asks: Do we have any inalienable right to destroy the bio-ecosystem of an entire planet?
20-Apr-2018 11:05 AM EDT
Vanderbilt's Keivan Stassun, Who Developed the Roadmap for NASA's TESS Mission in Search of Nearby Habitable Planets, Available to Discuss Mission
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Vanderbilt Experts in Rhetoric, Federal Agencies, Foreign Policy, International Trade and Executive Power Can Discuss State of the Union
24-Jan-2018 2:45 PM EST
Web-based toys create a new set of security risks, M. Eric Johnson, a widely recognized IT security researcher and dean of Vanderbilt’s Owen Graduate School of Management, gives practical tips to protect your family.
15-Dec-2017 11:05 AM EST
Vanderbilt political scientist Bruce Oppenheimer weighs in on all things related to the possible government shutdown—how much time Congress will try to buy, what deals need to be made, who's to blame and more.
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