Researchers at the University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center have made a breakthrough discovery that solves a mystery long forgotten by science and have identified a potentially novel avenue in pre-clinical models to treat non-small cell lung...
12-Sep-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Are Children Interested in Politics? University of Kentucky Researcher Provides Insight in New Study
With the 2020 U.S. presidential election fast approaching, should the youngest members of society be engaged in the political discussion? Findings of a new collaborative study — conducted by researchers at the University of Kentucky, University of...
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Research in mice has confirmed that the presence of XX sex chromosomes increases the amount of fat circulating in the blood and by extension increased risk of heart disease for women.
3-Sep-2019 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Research led by Barbara Nikolajczyk, Ph.D., disproved the conventional wisdom that glucose was the primary driver of chronic inflammation in type 2 diabetes. The data might change opinion of tight glycemic control as the optimal strategy for type 2...
20-Aug-2019 2:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites
The NSF-funded project will focus on how gases, such as ozone, react with pollutants in the atmosphere. The research may help reduce air pollution levels and consequently, human cardiovascular diseases.
13-Aug-2019 11:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Dr. Michelle Lofwall, professor of behavioral science and psychiatry in the University of Kentucky College of Medicine, is one of three national addiction physician experts who led a team of healthcare professionals in developing a new core...
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For transplant patients, organ rejection can be a serious complication. A new clinical trial at the UK Transplant Center seeks to change how the body reacts to a new organ by inducing tolerance to it through a special process prior to transplant.
31-Jul-2019 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
Rachel Farr, an assistant professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Kentucky, previously reported that children adopted by lesbian, gay and heterosexual parents are well-adjusted over time. Her most recent study, co-authored by...
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Experts available for comment on inflammation/TREM-2, AD mimics, anticholinergics and biomarkers at #AAIC19
12-Jul-2019 11:05 AM EDT
A cyclone didn't stop @UK_Ortho's Dr. Kim Kaiser from hiking to the South Base Camp of Mt. Everest. After spending 15 days on the trail, she's ready to apply what she learned about wilderness medicine to patients right here in the Commonwealth
23-May-2019 9:00 AM EDT
Expert available to discuss newly-characterized AD mimic and its impact on research/treatment strategies around dementia
1-May-2019 11:05 AM EDT
UK collaboration is changing views and protocols to provide a bridge to life and recovery for people with opioid addiction. #RxSummit2019
22-Apr-2019 7:00 AM EDT
Reducing overprescribing is central to fighting the opioid crisis, prescription monitoring programs are central to that goal. #RxSummit2019
22-Apr-2019 7:00 AM EDT
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25-Jan-2019 2:05 PM EST
'Tis the season to be merry and bright! But you may be feeling less than joyful during the "most wonderful time of the year." Do you experience stress, anxiety or even depression from November to January? If so, you're not alone.
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