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Topic: Research

Science & Research

Yoga may offer physical benefits, studies find

October 9, 2013 1 comment

As scientists probe yoga’s physiological effects, students report feeling its mental benefits.

Science & Research

Study suggests police treatment could reduce deaths by drug overdose

October 9, 2013 1 comment

Researchers suggest training police officers to administer a life-saving drug on site.

Science & Research

Prof receives $1.6 million grant to study smoking

October 9, 2013 Comments are Disabled

The research will focus on weaning smokers with depression off their preferred cigarette brands.

New Chief Information Officer Ravi Pendse has said he hopes to expand the University's use of corporate funding for research.

University News

U. looks to expand sponsored research

September 13, 2013 Comments are Disabled

Corporate-funded research may grow as a result of new University leadership.

Science & Research

Study could help develop new oral medicines

September 11, 2013 Comments are Disabled

Researchers examined the digestion of particles in rat intestines, providing insights into oral drug delivery.

Science & Research

Study finds lack of sleeps impairs memory, exam performance

September 6, 2013 1 comment

After being trained in a motor task, subjects showed improved performance after resting.

Researchers find evidence of water below moon’s surface

Science & Research

Researchers find evidence of water below moon’s surface

September 6, 2013 Comments are Disabled

Data gathered from NASA’s Moon Mineralogy Mapper challenges previously held beliefs on moon formation.

The device, which may be ready for human use in 10 years, was developed by neuroscientists, computer scientists and engineers.

Science & Research

Wireless option developed for brain-powered device

March 6, 2013 1 comment

The tool, made in collaboration with BrainGate 2, tracks activity in patients’ brains.

University News

Science faculty dominate admin search committee

February 22, 2013 Comments are Disabled

The committee to select the new vice president of research includes one humanities professor.

University News

U. receives donation to fund aging health initiative

January 23, 2013 Comments are Disabled

A public health donation will expand curriculum and increase gerontology research for the state.