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American Physical Society Honors Chemist

American Physical Society Honors Chemist

January 17, 2013

Todd Krauss is being recognized for his outstanding contributions to the field of nanoscience, especially the photophysics of nanoscale semiconductors.

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Chemistry Professor Recognized

Chemistry Professor Recognized

January 17, 2013

The New York Section of the American Chemical Society has named Eisenberg the winner of its 2013 William H. Nichols Medal Award.

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New Law Impacts Mammogram Providers

New Law Impacts Mammogram Providers

January 17, 2013

A New York state law that goes into effect this month could impact up to half of all women who get annual mammograms.

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Cancer Cell Metabolism Yields New Insights on Leukemia

Cancer Cell Metabolism Yields New Insights on Leukemia

January 17, 2013

A subset of cells that drives acute myeloid leukemia appears to have a much slower metabolism than most other tumors cells.

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Optical Scientist and Educator M. Parker Givens Dies at 96

Optical Scientist and Educator M. Parker Givens Dies at 96

January 15, 2013

Although Givens “officially” retired in 1981 at the mandatory age of 65 (at that time a federal law), he continued to teach for another 22 years, and was primarily responsible for the senior laboratory course.

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Study: Model for Brain Signaling Flawed

Study: Model for Brain Signaling Flawed

January 10, 2013

Shen it comes to moving signals between neurons in the brain, it turns out that scientists may have vastly exaggerated the role of the astrocyte.

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Study Aims to Curtail Chemo Queasiness

Study Aims to Curtail Chemo Queasiness

January 8, 2013

URMC researchers continue their quest to help cancer patients cope with nausea during chemotherapy by using relaxation techniques and acupressure wrist bands.

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Doctor Receives Top Honor from American Pediatric Society

Doctor Receives Top Honor from American Pediatric Society

January 8, 2013

Elizabeth McAnarney helped develop Adolescent Medicine as specialty and improve teen pregnancy care.

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Now Where Did I Put My Keys Again?

Now Where Did I Put My Keys Again?

January 3, 2013

The memory problems that many women experience in their 40s and 50s are real – and appear to be most acute during early post menopause.

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