Press "esc" to clear
Go to Advanced Search
Showing results 2130 of 242

Article ID: 692702

NYU Launches Center for Environmental and Animal Protection

New York University

New York University has launched the Center for Environmental and Animal Protection, a research unit to inform policy related to these linked societal and scientific concerns.

Released:
16-Apr-2018 8:00 AM EDT

Law and Public Policy

life65.jpg

Article ID: 692656

Warwick-Backed State-of-the-Art Cryo-Electron Microscopy Facility Opened

University of Warwick

A new state-of-the-art Cryo-Electron Microscope (Cryo-EM) facility that will advance the understanding of the processes of life has been officially opened.

Released:
12-Apr-2018 7:05 AM EDT

Article ID: 692464

Scientists Decry Lack of Science in `Forensic Science’

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Many of the “forensic science” methods commonly used in criminal cases and portrayed in popular police TV dramas have never been scientifically validated and may lead to unjust verdicts, according to an editorial in this week’s Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Released:
9-Apr-2018 3:05 PM EDT

Article ID: 692323

Review of Vitamin D Research Identifies Ethical Issues in Placebo Use

George Washington University

George Washington University's Dr. Leigh Frame reviewed several studies using placebo groups in clinical trials that may pose ethical issues.

Released:
5-Apr-2018 10:05 AM EDT
  • Embargo expired:
    21-Feb-2018 12:05 AM EST

Article ID: 689765

Early Results From Clinical Trials Not All They’re Cracked Up to Be, Shows New Research

Mayo Clinic

When people are suffering from a chronic medical condition, they may place their hope on treatments in clinical trials that show early positive results. However, these results may be grossly exaggerated in more than 1 in 3 early clinical trials, reports a new study led by Mayo Clinic and published today in Mayo Clinic Proceedings.

Released:
19-Feb-2018 10:05 AM EST
TrumpTalks-760x507.jpg

Article ID: 689855

WashU Expert: Porn Star Payment Raises Ethics Concerns

Washington University in St. Louis

President Donald Trump’s private lawyer claims that he personally sent $130,000 to porn star Stephanie Clifford, who stated that she had an affair with Trump a decade ago, long prior to his election. The lawyer, Michael Cohen, claimed the payment was legal. But Peter Joy, a legal ethics expert at Washington University in St.

Released:
20-Feb-2018 3:05 PM EST

Law and Public Policy

Article ID: 681585

Find the Expert You Need in the Newswise Expert Directory

Newswise

Need an expert in a hurry? Need to pitch an expert in a hurry? Find experts and manage your experts in the Newswise Expert Directory. Our database of experts is growing daily. Search by institution, name, subject, keywords, and place.

Released:
16-Feb-2018 2:50 PM EST

Arts and Humanities

konisky_david.jpg

Article ID: 688325

Survey Results Show Christians Becoming Less Concerned About the Environment

Indiana University

There has been no "greening of Christianity" among people in the pews, despite efforts by some religious leaders to emphasize environmental stewardship, according to new Indiana University research.

Released:
23-Jan-2018 11:05 AM EST

Law and Public Policy


Showing results 2130 of 242

Chat now!