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Articles by Sarah Perelman (63)

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Science & Research Roundup: April 16, 2014

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Today’s epidemic of addiction to opioid drugs bears a striking likeness to the early years of the HIV/AIDS epidemic, according to a recent report.

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Science & Research Roundup: April 2, 2014

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Ali Arslan GS and James Niemeyer GS, were named winners of the Brown Institute for Brain Science’s inaugural brain computation competition.

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Researchers peg protein group as potential cancer culprit

March 19, 2014 1 comment

University researchers have melded their own experiments with a survey of scientific literature to conceive an unexpected hypothesis.

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Science & Research Roundup: March 12, 2014

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Traffic light colors now serve a new purpose — conserving energy in University research laboratories.

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Science & Research Roundup: March 5, 2014

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A recent study suggests rodents learn tasks four to six times faster if they are looking down, not straight ahead, at visual stimuli.

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Science & Research Roundup: Feb. 26, 2014

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A recent study of an online weight loss game found the site to be an effective weight loss tool, according to a Lifespan press release.

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Science & Research Roundup: Feb. 19, 2014

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Two faculty members were selected for Sloan Research Fellowships this year and will receive $50,000 to continue their chemistry and computer science work.

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Science & Research Roundup: Feb. 5, 2014

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Thirty-six boron atoms could become an important new nanomaterial if scientists can find a way to produce it in the lab, according to a recent study.

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Science & Research Roundup: Jan. 29, 2014

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Professor Emeritus of Medical Science Milton Hamolsky died Jan. 18 after a lifetime of accomplishment in the medical field.

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Science & Research Roundup: Jan. 22, 2014

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A recent study found a correlation between home- or community-based care for seniors and hospitalizations for possibly preventable conditions.