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Research Exploring Collagen Growth That Could Help Build Better Bodies

Research by a biomedical engineer at Texas A&M University is shedding light on how collagen grows at the molecular level and helps form a diverse set of structures in the body, ranging from bone, tendon, blood vessels, skin, heart and even corneas.
9-Sep-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Texas A&M Prof Helps To Develop New Device That Detects Radiation Better Than Ever

In a move that could have huge implications for national security, researchers have created a very sensitive and tiny detector that is capable of detecting radiation from various sources at room temperature. The detector is eight to nine orders of...
8-Sep-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Treatment Developed By Texas A&M Biologists Shows Promise In Fighting Fibrotic Disease

A decade after first identifying serum amyloid P (SAP) as a key protein in human blood that controls routine tissue-related processes from scarring to healing, two Texas A&M University scientists continue to make encouraging progress in the fight...
8-Aug-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Texas A&M, Stanford Researchers Advance Understanding Of How Hearing Works

Understanding how hearing works has long been hampered by challenges associated with seeing inside the inner ear, but technology being developed by a team of researchers, including one from Texas A&M University, is generating some of the most...
7-Jul-2014 2:00 PM EDT

Texas A&M Developing Technology To Detect Previously Undetectable Fecal Contamination In Water

Technology capable of sampling water systems to find indicators of fecal matter contamination that are thousandths and even millionths of times smaller than those found by conventional methods is being developed by a team of researchers at Texas A&M...
5-May-2014 3:05 PM EDT

Exercise More And Eat Less? There’s A Lot More To It, Says Texas A&M Scholar

“When someone says of an obese person, ‘They should just eat less and exercise more,’ I say if it were that simple, obesity wouldn’t be the worldwide epidemic that it is.” That’s according to Dr. Claude Bouchard, a faculty fellow of the...
28-Apr-2014 2:00 PM EDT

Man-Made Particles From Asia Affect Global Weather

In the first study of its kind, scientists have compared air pollution rates from 1850 to 2000 and found that anthropogenic (man-made) particles from Asia impact the Pacific storm track that can influence weather over much of the world.
14-Apr-2014 3:00 PM EDT

Texas A&M Project Hoping To End Alarming Decline Of The Bobwhite Quail

The bobwhite quail, a favorite among hunters and wildlife enthusiasts alike throughout the United States, has literally flown the coop – its numbers have been decreasing alarmingly for decades, but a groundbreaking project led by a team of Texas...
12-Mar-2014 5:00 PM EDT

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Research Finds 'Big Government' Makes For Happier Citizens

3-Sep-2014 3:10 PM EDT

Texas A&M Economists Offer Analysis Of The Projected Costs Of The Affordable Care Act

7-Jul-2014 2:20 PM EDT

Seth Rogen comedy good thing for North Koreans, Says Texas A&M Prof.

Movies and television shows are often blamed for exacerbating society’s evils, but in the case of North Korea, programming that depicts life outside the oppressive regime is a good thing for the North Korean people and Kim Jong-un knows it, said...
1-Jul-2014 4:00 PM EDT

Supreme Court Decision Today About ObamaCare Not Too Critical, Contends Texas A&M Economist

30-Jun-2014 12:00 PM EDT

(Almost) Everything You Use Is More Expensive Than Five Years Ago

27-Jun-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Back To Iraq: What Should The U.S. Do?

13-Jun-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Bowe Bergdahl: Did We Do The Right Thing? Texas A&M Experts Discuss Negotiating With Terrorists

11-Jun-2014 3:00 PM EDT

Plagued by Anger or Anxiety? How Self-Control Plays a Role, According to Texas A&M Research

21-May-2014 2:00 PM EDT

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