Researchers at The University of Kansas Cancer Center are working to fill the knowledge gap between DNA damage and cancer, including developing approaches to manipulate the DNA damage response to treat and prevent disease. Their research on an integr...
– University of Kansas Cancer Center
Nature Communications, 26th January 2018 Embargo expired on 26-Jan-2018 at 17:05 ET
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Although the incidence of appendicitis in the United States has been in decline for many years, the condition still affects approximately seven percent of Americans annually.
– University of North Dakota
A synthetic protein that disrupts the ability of bacteria to perform basic life functions—moving, eating, attaching to hosts—could be a key to fighting infectious disease and preventing bacteria from evolving into drug-resistant pathogens.
– SUNY Upstate Medical University
The Weizmann Institute of Science's Prof. Rotem Sorek has conducted a systematic study that uncovered multiple new and unusual bacterial immune defense mechanisms which could pave the way toward new biotech tools
– Weizmann Institute of Science
A report of two young children with burns of the esophagus caused by swallowed button batteries from "fidget spinners" highlights a risk of severe injuries involving these popular toys, according to a series of reports in the January/February Journal...
– Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
Ultrasound is traditionally used on pregnant women to study the anatomy, movement and blood flow of the developing fetus, but University of Illinois at Chicago nurse researchers are using the imaging technique to identify women who are at risk of giv...
– University of Illinois at Chicago
1Data, a collaborative human and animal health project that will save lives and improve the quality of life for people and animals, is finalizing development of its research database and increasing project staff. The project is about a year ahead of ...
– Kansas State University
An Oscar nomination won't entice Elaine McMillion Sheldon and her husband, Kerrin, away from their passion: telling the stories of their home state of West Virginia in hopes of bringing attention, and solutions, to its problems - especially opioid ad...
– West Virginia University
“See every obstacle as an opportunity in life.” That’s just some of the advice packed into a new campaign by Fight Colorectal Cancer featuring Texas Rangers third-base coach Tony Beasley.
– Fight Colorectal Cancer
Various UCLA Health physicians offer their expertise on topics related to the Winter Olympics 2018, such as coping with sports injuries and testing for banned substances; among others. Expert Available
– University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Health Sciences
The Transplant Institute at NYU Langone Health launches new lung transplant program.
– NYU Langone Health
IU School of Medicine scientists and physicians brought in a school record of more than $135 million in research funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in federal fiscal year 2017.
– Indiana University
Glaucoma Research Foundation will host the 7th Annual Glaucoma 360 from February 8th to February 10th in San Francisco. This signature three-day event highlights innovation in glaucoma to ensure patients have access to the latest and most effective ...
– Glaucoma Research Foundation
7th Annual Glaucoma 360, February 8th to February 10th
The Catalyst Award, Glaucoma Research Foundation's highest honor, will be presented to Thomas W. Burns, President and CEO of Glaukos Corporation (Laguna Hills, CA), in recognition of his remarkable leadership and commitment to the development of inno...
– Glaucoma Research Foundation
Glaucoma 360 Annual Gala
West Virginia University researchers are taking an innovative approach to develop a more sustainable and economical pest control solution.
– West Virginia University Embargo expired on 29-Jan-2018 at 08:30 ET
Using new technologies developed to extract information from bones, researchers are learning more about populations of green sea turtles. While their numbers remain dangerously depleted, the new data show that these turtles are spending more time off...
– University of California San Diego
Marine Ecology Progress Series, Jan 2018
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Researchers at Washington University in St. Louis have created a completely new kind of artificial molecular muscle from a polymer that’s capable of some heavy lifting — relatively speaking.
– Washington University in St. Louis
Macromolecular Rapid Communications
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Researchers used MAESTRO, an X-ray platform at Berkeley Lab, to zero in on signatures of exotic electronic behavior in a 2-D material. They found that the material may be highly tunable, with potential applications in spintronics and other emerging f...
– Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Nature Physics, Jan. 22, 2018
Researchers with the University of Chicago have published a concept to use a naturally occurring mineral called calcite to “grow” scales that can attach to soft materials. The setup could one day serve as waterproof implants to reinforce bones or...
– University of Chicago
Security researchers develop automated verification model to better secure voice over internet communication from eavesdropping and man-in-the-middle attacks.
– University of Alabama at Birmingham
2017 Annual Computer Security Applications Conference
Scientists at the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory have seen for the first time how atoms in iron-platinum nanoparticles – a next-generation material for magnetic data storage devices – respond extremely rapidly to br...
– SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
A. H. Reid et al., Nature Communications, 26 January 2018 (10.1038/s41467-017-02730-7)
A particular set of chemical reactions governs many of the processes around us—everything from bridges corroding in water to your breakfast breaking down in your gut. One crucial part of that reaction involves electrons striking water, and despite ...
– University of Chicago
The International Society of Neurogastronomy symposium will focus on what we eat and why we eat it, with applications in nutrition science, agriculture and medicine.
– University of Kentucky
Sacramento State is joining the push to mitigate one of the world’s most critical public health crises: antibiotic resistance.
– California State University, Sacramento
The alumni of nine leading private schools are 94 times more likely to reach the most powerful elite positions in British society than those who attended any other school, according to a unique historical analysis of Who’s Who led by researchers at...
– American Sociological Association (ASA)
American Sociological Review
A new survey by the American Politics Research Lab finds that Coloradans support Dreamers, oppose Trump, and would likely support a Democrat for Congress if elections were held today
– University of Colorado Boulder
The American Cleaning Institute (ACI) launched “Exploration Clean”, an online experience aimed at teaching middle-school students the science and chemistry behind cleaning.
This is the first step in creating a platform containing educational ...
– American Cleaning Institute
2018 ACI Annual Meeting & Industry Convention
This semester, with a new course called “The History of North Korea from Colonial Past to Divided Present,” Culver is working to provide those curious students with an academic opportunity seldom afforded to American undergraduates. Expert Available
– Florida State University
SEASIDE, Ca., January 26, 2018 – A new exhibition, “LOST CHILDHOODS: Unofficial stories,” opens February 2, 2018 at the California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) Salinas Center for Arts and Culture from 5-9 p.m. The event, free and open...
– California State University, Monterey Bay