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Knee Surgeries Skyrocket with More Aging, Active Adults

Knee Surgeries Skyrocket with More Aging, Active Adults

September 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Another major trend, the study says, is the move toward outpatient rehabilitation and a significant decline in length-of-stays in the hospital.

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Nutrient in Eggs and Meat May Influence Gene Expression from Infancy to Adulthood

Nutrient in Eggs and Meat May Influence Gene Expression from Infancy to Adulthood

September 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

Consuming greater amounts of choline – a nutrient found in eggs and meat – during pregnancy may lower an infant’s vulnerability to stress-related illnesses.

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How Much Gulf Spill Oil Was Consumed by Bacteria?

How Much Gulf Spill Oil Was Consumed by Bacteria?

September 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

Researchers from the University of Rochester and Texas A&M University have found that naturally occurring bacteria that exist in the Gulf of Mexico consumed and removed at least 200,000 tons of oil and natural gas after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon spill.

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What’s Big Data Got to Do with It?

What’s Big Data Got to Do with It?

September 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

A lot, as it happens. Henry Kautz, chair of the computer science department, and his colleagues have shown that Twitter messages can be harnessed to predict the spread of infectious diseases, for example.

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University Inaugurates New Era of Health Care Research

University Inaugurates New Era of Health Care Research

August 3, 2012 | 1 Comment

The new IBM Blue Gene/Q supercomputer unveiled last week at the University’s Health Sciences Center for Computational Innovation (HSCCI) is one of the nation’s five most powerful university-based supercomputing sites.

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Psychologist Honored with the 2012 Distinguished Career Award

Psychologist Honored with the 2012 Distinguished Career Award

June 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

Reis is a pioneer in the study of close relationships who has helped advance the field for four decades.

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EVENT: University Scientists Reverse Roles to Support National Foundation

June 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Alex’s Lemonade Stand Aids Childhood Cancer Research Danielle Benoit, Ph.D. is accustomed to receiving funding from foundations to support the research in her Therapeutic Biomaterials Lab. But this weekend, Benoit and her students will be the ones raising funds for a foundation. Benoit, an assistant professor of biomedical engineering, and her fellow researchers will be stepping […]

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