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Study Casts New Light On Origins of Early Humans


A new study by an international team of researchers that includes a Texas A&M University anthropologist shows that the modern European and East Asian populations were firmly established by 36,000 years ago, and that Neanderthal and modern human...
6-Nov-2014 2:05 PM EST

Biologists Unlock Non-Coding Half Of Human Genome With Novel Sequencing Technique

An obscure swatch of human DNA once thought to be nothing more than biological trash may actually offer a treasure trove of insight into complex genetic-related diseases such as cancer and diabetes, thanks to a novel sequencing technique developed...
6-Oct-2014 5:00 PM EDT

Researcher Creating Shape-Shifting Material Geared For Correcting Facial Defects


A newly developed material that molds itself to fill gaps in bone while promoting bone growth could more effectively treat defects in the facial region, says a Texas A&M University researcher who is creating the shape-shifting material.
1-Oct-2014 10:00 AM EDT

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

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‘Reactive Tactics’ Against Terrorism Are Not Working, Says Texas A&M Law Prof

16-Jan-2015 3:00 PM EST

How Low Can We Go? Texas A&M Expert Says Falling Gas Prices May Hurt The Economy

7-Jan-2015 5:00 PM EST

U.S. Should Lift Ban on Exporting Oil and Natural Gas, Say Texas A&M Energy Policy Experts

12-Dec-2014 9:40 AM EST

New Camera By Texas A&M Student Could Unlock Secrets of Space


30-Oct-2014 11:00 AM EDT

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

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