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Researchers use AI to predict, detect Alzheimer’s disease

Researchers at West Virginia University have identified a set of diagnostic metabolic biomarkers that can help them develop artificial intelligence tools to detect Alzheimer’s disease in its early stages, as well as determine risk factors and...
20-Feb-2024 10:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Researcher working to identify trees likely to trigger power blackouts

A West Virginia University urban forester is developing a method — with the help of artificial intelligence — to identify trees at risk of falling on power lines and causing blackouts.
13-Feb-2024 11:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Researcher determines ADHD gives entrepreneurs an edge

The brains of people with ADHD function in ways that can benefit them as entrepreneurs, according to research from the West Virginia University John Chambers College of Business and Economics.
6-Feb-2024 12:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Study finds work benefits people with certain job-related disabilities

Findings from a West Virginia University research team suggest a possible link between leaving the workforce prematurely because of disabilities from non-life-threatening, work-related conditions and the development of serious health problems, even...
5-Feb-2024 1:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Research looks at how experiences at previous jobs motivate start-up operators

When people quit their jobs to launch their own companies, the reasons that motivated them to become entrepreneurs can be major predictors of success, according to West Virginia University management scholar Hyeonsuh Lee.
1-Feb-2024 11:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Researcher trains next-gen AI for chemicals industry to take a quantum leap forward

A West Virginia University engineer is creating powerful, unconventional artificial intelligence tools that can reimagine the sustainability of chemical manufacturing.
25-Jan-2024 11:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Building buzz, WVU becomes first new Bee Campus USA affiliate of 2024

West Virginia University is being recognized as a certified affiliate of the Bee Campus USA program for its buzzworthy efforts to support pollinators on campus by increasing native plants and providing nest sites.
25-Jan-2024 8:30 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Professor emeritus and creator of ‘people’s tomato’ unveils final variety

Mannon Gallegly, a West Virginia University plant pathology professor emeritus who has spent more than 70 years developing hearty tomato varieties for home gardeners, has created his fourth and final tomato — the West Virginia ’23, dubbed...
24-Jan-2024 11:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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