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NSF Grant for Study of Jaw Anatomy and Related Health Changes Over Time

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A biological anthropologist at the University of Arkansas and her colleagues at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and Marquette University have received a $219,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to study skull and jaw anatomy in 16...
17-Aug-2016 5:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

CAREER Award Will Advance Work on DNA-Based Self-Assembling Systems

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University of Arkansas computer scientist Matt Patitz has received a $500,000 Faculty Early Career Development Program grant – known as a CAREER grant – from the National Science Foundation.
16-Aug-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

NIH Awards $440,000 to U of A Neurobiologist for Gene Research

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The grant will support research of the gene known as robo2 in the common fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster.
3-Aug-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Geospatial Science Expert to Help Determine Greenhouse Gas Guidelines

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Jason Tullis, an associate professor of geosciences at the University of Arkansas, is part of a U.S. delegation to set methodologies for nations to estimate future greenhouse gas levels.
25-Jul-2016 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Not All ‘Front-of-Package’ Nutrition Information Produces the Same Effect

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Marketing researchers at the University of Arkansas compared different types of front-of-package nutrition information labels and found that a "one-size-fits-all" label is not suitable for all shopping scenarios.
12-Jul-2016 3:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

U of A-Affiliated Company Seeks to Commercialize Improved Version of Teflon

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SurfTec will use a National Science Foundation grant to investigate the feasibility of a novel approach that significantly improves wear resistance of polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) coatings.
5-Jul-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Analysis of Anatomy and Diet Finds Evolution Follows Least Resistant Path

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Evolution follows the path of least resistance, which can result in suboptimal physical traits that don’t ideally match the functional need, according to a new analysis by University of Arkansas anthropologist Peter Ungar.
30-Jun-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

NASA Awards Grant to Ozark Integrated Circuits for Design Process Model

NASA has awarded $124,982 to Ozark Integrated Circuits Inc., a technology firm affiliated with the University of Arkansas, to create a fabrication process model for the design of complicated circuits that would operate for thousands of hours in very...
27-Jun-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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