A team of biomedical engineers have developed a technique that monitors the response of 3-d chunks of a patient's tumor to determine how effective different anti-cancer drugs will be before starting chemotherapy.
28-Oct-2014 11:00 AM EDT
Overweight women are more likely to work in lower-paying and more physically demanding jobs; less likely to get higher-wage positions that include interaction with the public; and make less money in either case compared to average size women and all...
21-Oct-2014 2:55 PM EDT
Top five plaintiffs’ law firms achieve the best results for shareholders in mergers and acquisitions’ litigation because they aggressively litigate their cases, instead of adopting more passive strategies favored by less well-known firms,...
16-Oct-2014 9:00 AM EDT
Vanderbilt engineers have developed a surgical robot designed to perform brain surgery by entering through the cheek instead of the skull that can operate on a patient in an MRI scanner.
15-Oct-2014 2:00 PM EDT
In the United States, your nationality has some effect on your likelihood to be employed--but being married matters more. For women, it matters a lot more.
9-Oct-2014 4:00 PM EDT
Consumers who perceive themselves as loyal customers to a particular company often believe that they have better than average odds to win contests and sweepstakes that are entirely random.
8-Oct-2014 10:00 AM EDT
Women in business negotiations face more deceit than men, according to new research.
2-Oct-2014 2:00 PM EDT
Astronomer David Weintraub’s new book, Religions & Extraterrestrial Life, explores the question of what the world’s various religions have to say about the existence of extraterrestrial life.
29-Sep-2014 12:00 PM EDT
Chris Slobogin of Vanderbilt Law School backs the use of scientific risk assessment in criminal sentencing.
11-Sep-2014 1:00 PM EDT
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3-Oct-2013 4:00 PM EDT
Outrageous Behavior by Congress Causes Rewrites for Vanderbilt Poli Sci Prof's Book, Why Washington Won't Work
2-Oct-2013 12:00 PM EDT
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As schools nationwide prepare for the new academic year, education experts from Vanderbilt University’s Peabody College of education and human development are available for back-to-school interviews on a variety of topics.
1-Aug-2013 4:00 PM EDT
Scripture has played a pivotal role in shaping America's justification for going to war from the nation's earliest beginnings, according James P. Byrd, an assistant professor of American religious history. "My research showed how important the Bible...
18-Jul-2013 2:30 PM EDT