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Estrogen, Antibiotics Persisted in Dairy Farm Waste After Advanced Treatment, Research Finds

An advanced system for treating manure on a commercial dairy farm did not remove estrogens and antibiotics. This new research underscores how far waste treatment systems have fallen behind the times, failing to remove chemicals used routinely in...
10-Feb-2016 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

You’Ve Heard of String Theory. What About Knot Theory?


A Q&A with a veteran knot theorist discusses the strange origins of the discipline, as well as its modern-day applications.
10-Feb-2016 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Phosphine as a Superconductor? Sure, but the Story May Be Complicated


Phosphine, one of the newest materials to be named a superconductor, was reported in 2015 to exhibit superconductivity under high pressure. A new study provides insight into what may have happened as phosphine underwent this intense compression.
3-Feb-2016 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Health Care Providers’ Familiarity with Military Culture Critical to Improving Care for Veterans

Health care systems and providers need to understand the unique realities of military culture in order to work effectively with veterans and military families, according to the findings of a study by a University at Buffalo research team.
29-Jan-2016 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Therapy That Uses Storytelling May Be Key to Fighting Trauma From Bullying, Family Violence Among Teenagers


In search of a less expensive, yet effective, form of therapy, a new study led by UB behavioral health researcher Ellen Volpe will investigate the effectiveness of narrative exposure therapy (NET) at treating PTSD and substance abuse among...
25-Jan-2016 2:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

Living in the ‘90s? So Are Underwater Wireless Networks


University at Buffalo engineers are developing hardware and software tools to help underwater telecommunication catch up to its over-the-air counterpart.
25-Jan-2016 11:10 AM EST Add to Favorites

UB Hyperbaric Chamber Upgrade Is a Family Affair

Built in the 1970s, this is the second set of significant upgrades being made to the chamber, the first occurring about 15 years ago. UB received a $200,000 grant from the U.S. Navy’s Office of Naval Research for the project.
25-Jan-2016 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Strategically Corrupt: Businesses Break the Law to Stay Competitive

Companies may strategically use corruption to gain a competitive advantage against rivals, according to a new study of formally registered Indian technology firms conducted by the University at Buffalo School of Management.
14-Jan-2016 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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