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Rutgers Conference Will Celebrate 30th Anniversary of Leading Math and Computer Science Center

The Center for Discrete Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Science (DIMACS) at Rutgers University–New Brunswick will celebrate its 30th anniversary at a conference on Nov. 21 and 22. At the time of its founding, the DIMACS grant award from the...
19-Nov-2019 10:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Platforms Can’t Settle on “Appropriate” Engagement-Boosting Practices

Researchers at Rutgers University say more consistent standards are needed for advertisers, journalists, influencers and marketers seeking to boost their visibility on platforms such as Google, Facebook and Instagram.
18-Nov-2019 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Stress, Plastic Additives in Late Pregnancy Raise Risk of Premature Birth

Women exposed simultaneously to stress and plastic additives late in pregnancy are at increased risk for premature birth, according to a study by Rutgers and other institutions.
14-Nov-2019 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Rutgers Awarded “Greatest Growth in Student Voter Turnout” in Big Ten Voting Challenge

Rutgers had the greatest gains in student voter turnout over the past four years in the Big Ten Voting Challenge – a nonpartisan initiative to spur civic engagement and encourage more students to head to the polls.
12-Nov-2019 1:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Better Biosensor Technology Created for Stem Cells

A Rutgers-led team has created better biosensor technology that may help lead to safe stem cell therapies for treating Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases and other neurological disorders. The technology, which features a unique graphene and...
11-Nov-2019 6:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Neurosurgery in the Brazilian Amazon Is Possible

A Rutgers study presents a model for creating a sustainable neurosurgery programs in poor, remote locations
10-Nov-2019 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Rutgers Researchers Set Out to Prove Evolution of All Life, Possibility of Extraterrestrial Life

From simple proteins to living cells, three Rutgers–New Brunswick researchers set out to prove evolution of all life and the possibility of extraterrestrial life through Nasa-funded research with Rutgers ENIGMA. Read more on how biophysics...
7-Nov-2019 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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VA Investigates Impact of Opioids, Sedatives on Veterans

Nearly 20 veterans kill themselves each day in the United States, a statistic that has led the Department of Veterans Affairs to make suicide prevention its highest priority and to recognize the risks from the simultaneous use of opioids and...
6-Nov-2019 10:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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