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Rochester brain and cognitive sciences researchers receive national recognition

Rochester brain and cognitive sciences researchers receive national recognition

February 16, 2021

Assistant professors Martina Poletti and Manuel Gomez-Ramirez have received Sloan Awards for their research on how the brain perceives the world.

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Medical Center to launch new brain aging research center

Medical Center to launch new brain aging research center

February 8, 2021

The NIH-funded Network for Emotional Well-Being (NEW) and Brain Aging will support research into the relationship between emotional well-being and dementia-related diseases.

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Chip on a card would detect COVID-19 antibodies in a minute

Chip on a card would detect COVID-19 antibodies in a minute

January 6, 2021

Researchers in Rochester are developing a “completely new diagnostic platform” that could prove to be a valuable clinical tool for detecting exposure to multiple viruses from a single drop of blood.

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‘Organ on a chip’ is the wave of the future

‘Organ on a chip’ is the wave of the future

November 9, 2020

Rochester researchers are building technology to predict the course of tendon injuries—a form of personalized medicine that will lead to more effective treatments.

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University expands access to OMEGA EP laser with Energy Department’s LaserNetUS initiative

University expands access to OMEGA EP laser with Energy Department’s LaserNetUS initiative

October 28, 2020

The Department of Energy funding, distributed to the Laser Lab and other LaserNetUS institutions, will provide beamtime for researchers across the globe to conduct laser experiments using network facilities.

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Quantum engines? Entanglement as fuel?

Quantum engines? Entanglement as fuel?

October 15, 2020

It’s still more science fiction than science fact, but perfect energy efficiency may be one step closer due to new research by Rochester physicists.

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Mt. Hope Family Center’s programs for children facing trauma expand with new support

Mt. Hope Family Center’s programs for children facing trauma expand with new support

October 7, 2020

New grants recognize the center’s success in addressing complex challenges among vulnerable children and their families.

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Two LLE scientists awarded DOE funding for fusion research

Two LLE scientists awarded DOE funding for fusion research

April 20, 2020

Two awards from the Department of Energy will help Rochester scientists work to develop timely, commercially viable fusion energy.

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New URMC coronavirus research examines immune response

New URMC coronavirus research examines immune response

April 16, 2020

Researchers at the University of Rochester’s New York Influenza Center of Excellence, one of five such centers of excellence in the world, are launching a new study to determine if and when a person could be re-infected with the novel coronavirus and whether some people have pre-existing immunity.

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Rochester scientists receive NSF CAREER awards

Rochester scientists receive NSF CAREER awards

February 11, 2020

The National Science Foundation has granted its most prestigious award in support of junior faculty, the Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award, to several University of Rochester researchers this year.

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