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Newswise: Kentucky Geological Survey researcher to develop landslide models, risk assessments in Eastern Kentucky
Released: 27-Feb-2019 3:05 PM EST
Kentucky Geological Survey researcher to develop landslide models, risk assessments in Eastern Kentucky
University of Kentucky

Funded by FEMA, the three-year project will allow Matt Crawford, a landslide researcher, to work with local officials in eastern Kentucky to adopt strategies for reducing landslide risks to infrastructure and improving response for landslide events.

Released: 25-Feb-2019 9:00 AM EST
Do Sadists Feel Sad After Inflicting Pain? UK Grad Authors Intriguing Study
University of Kentucky

A new study authored by David Chester, who graduated with a doctorate in experimental psychology in the College of Arts and Sciences from the University of Kentucky, delves deeper into sadistic tendencies and aggressive behavior. More specifically, the emotions that accompany aggression.

Released: 25-Feb-2019 7:30 AM EST
ACA Medicaid Expansion Shows Impact on Colon Cancer Screenings, Survival in Ky.
University of Kentucky

A new University of Kentucky study published in the Journal of the American College of Surgeons shows a direct link between the adoption of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Medicaid expansion and the impact of colon cancer on Kentuckians.

Newswise: Journalism Students Take to the Sky to Learn From a Bird's Eye View
Released: 22-Feb-2019 3:00 PM EST
Journalism Students Take to the Sky to Learn From a Bird's Eye View
University of Kentucky

In a drone journalism class in Kentucky, students are learning to use new drone technology for news gathering purposes.

Newswise: $2.3 million NIH Grant Aims to Help Improve Diversity in Science and Health Care
Released: 20-Feb-2019 11:05 AM EST
$2.3 million NIH Grant Aims to Help Improve Diversity in Science and Health Care
University of Kentucky

Through a recent five-year, $2.3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH), University of Kentucky faculty Don Frazier and Brett Spear will partner with faculty from qualified minority-serving institutions across the U.S. and Puerto Rico to help improve diversity in science and health care.

Newswise: Research Identifies Pathway Connecting Some ARV Drugs With Liver Disease
Released: 31-Jan-2019 10:05 AM EST
Research Identifies Pathway Connecting Some ARV Drugs With Liver Disease
University of Kentucky

Research out of the University of Kentucky has identified a potential pathway by which certain ARV drugs -- commonly given to patients with HIV -- give rise to liver disease.

Released: 28-Jan-2019 3:15 PM EST
Diseases of the Colon and Rectum Journal Feb 2019 Video Abstracts and Editor Picks
Diseases of the Colon and Rectum Journal

Diseases of the Colon and Rectum Journal Feb 2019 Video Abstracts and Editor Picks

Released: 18-Jan-2019 4:00 PM EST
Sci-Fi to Reality: Superpowered Salamander May Hold the Key to Human Regeneration
University of Kentucky

Scientists at the Unviersity of Kentucky have assembled the entire genome of the Mexican Axolotl, the key to unlocking the secrets of regeneration with potential for life-changing clinical applications down the road.

Released: 23-Jan-2019 9:50 AM EST
Scientists Assemble Genome of Salamander with Regeneration Capabilities
University of Kentucky

Scientists at the University of Kentucky have assembled the entire genome of the Mexican Axolotl, the key to unlocking the secrets of regeneration with potential for life-changing clinical applications down the road.



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