The study finds a relationship between family experience with breastfeeding and Hispanic mothers’ success at maternal nursing, and also finds that in-hospital provision of free infant formula is related to black mothers’ breastfeeding outcomes.
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Researchers Develop Way to Upsize Nanostructures Into Light, Flexible 3-D Printed Metallic Materials
Researchers have devised a new process to create lightweight, strong and super elastic 3-D printed metallic nanostructured materials with unprecedented scalability, opening the door for applications in aerospace, military and automotive industries.
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The researchers' observations shed light on the effects of human population expansion on wildlife.
14-Jul-2016 5:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites
The new species is named Calciavis grandei – with “calci” meaning “hard/stone,” and “avis” from the Latin for bird, and “grandei” in honor of famed paleontologist Lance Grande who has studied the fossil fish from the same ancient...
5-Jul-2016 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
The potential promise of targeting non-muscle cells in the heart responsible for cardiac scarring could lead to new treatments for heart disease, Virginia Tech researchers say in a review paper.
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Joel McGlothlin’s team found that the ancestors of garter snakes gained toxin-resistant nerves almost 40 million years ago.
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Researchers describe the use of chemical analysis of ear-stones or “otoliths” to tease out details of a fish’s life story, potentially revealing the migratory routes and environments the fish encountered in its travels.
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In a review article, researchers from Virginia Tech, Yale University, and the National Institutes of Health study viral evolution with the aim of finding knowledge that might help prevent disease.
23-May-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Fixing Police-Community Relations: Virginia Tech’s Scott Geller Calls on Law Enforcement to be “Positive, Proactive Agents of Change”
22-Jul-2016 1:05 PM EDT
Tim Kaine’s Reputation Helps Clinton with Image Restoration, if Selected as Running Mate, According to Virginia Tech’s Bob Denton
21-Jul-2016 2:05 PM EDT
Virginia Tech Expert Says GMO Bill Approved by Congress Is a Good Start but a Better Framework Still Needed
14-Jul-2016 1:05 PM EDT
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7-Jul-2016 10:05 AM EDT
Tim Kaine’s “Sterling Reputation” Could Help Clinton with Image Restoration Says Virginia Tech Expert Bob Denton
6-Jul-2016 3:05 PM EDT
Virginia Tech Statistics Professor Says America's Lottery Obsession May Produce Thrills but Isn't Worth the Cost
6-Jul-2016 10:05 AM EDT
Reminder This Independence Day Weekend: Dogs and Fireworks Are Not a Good Mix Says Virginia Tech Expert
Veterinarians at the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine at Virginia Tech remind us loud noises, whether from fireworks, gunshots, or thunderstorms can cause a tremendous amount of stress and anxiety for dogs.
30-Jun-2016 11:05 AM EDT