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Articles by Sarah Perelman (63)

Science & Research

Science & Research Roundup: April 16, 2014

April 16, 2014 Comments are Disabled

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

April 2, 2014 Comments are Disabled

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

Science & Research

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

March 12, 2014 Comments are Disabled

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

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Science & Research Roundup: March 5, 2014

March 5, 2014 Comments are Disabled

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

February 26, 2014 Comments are Disabled

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

February 19, 2014 Comments are Disabled

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

February 5, 2014 Comments are Disabled

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

January 29, 2014 Comments are Disabled

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

January 22, 2014 Comments are Disabled

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