The bad blood between the University of North Carolina and former basketball star Rashad McCants haas been going on for quite some time now, and the former guard appears to have struck a nerve with a fellow alumnus. Former North Carolina quarterback Marquise Williams took to social media on Friday and made his feelings towards McCants very clear. […]
(University of North Carolina Health Care) Using fruit flies, UNC-Chapel Hill researchers discovered a cascade of molecular signals that program gene activity to drive the fly from one stage of maturation to the next, like a baby turning into an adult. Show More Summary
Rashad McCants was selected 14th overall in the 2005 NBA Draft. Following a stellar career at the University of North Carolina, the shooting guard only lasted four seasons in the NBA, only averaging double figure points in two of those...Show More Summary
Following up on my previous posts (links below): News & Observer, The GOP Crafts a Message to UNC, With a Chain Saw: The state Senate took a chain saw to the University of North Carolina law school this month, cutting nearly a third of the state appropriation for one of...
(University of North Carolina Health Care) It's a fat-burning secret anyone interested in bone health should know. For the first time, UNC School of Medicine researchers show that exercising burns the fat found within bone marrow and offers evidence that this process improves bone quality and the amount of bone in a matter of weeks.
In 2012, artist Sherrill Roland received a call from a detective with a warrant for his arrest. Roland was an art student at the time, preparing to begin graduate school at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Roland, whoShow More Summary
(University of North Carolina Health Care) A special issue of the Journal of Infectious Diseases focuses solely on HIV eradication and is edited by the director of the UNC HIV Cure Center in Chapel Hill.
(University of North Carolina Health Care) A landmark study led by UNC School of Medicine researchers has identified the first genetic locus for anorexia nervosa and has revealed that there may also be metabolic underpinnings to this potentially deadly illness.
Researchers at North Carolina State University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill may have developed a rudimentary artificial pancreas capable of releasing insulin in response to real-time changes in blood glucose content. Their technique involves attaching a modified form of insulin to glucosamine, a chemical that binds to glucose transporters on red blood […]
A judge says the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill does not have to release the names of students and employees that its administrative procedures determined were responsible for … Click to Continue »
UNC junior Theo Pinson announces he will return to Chapel Hill for his senior year Just a few weeks after declaring for the 2017 NBA Draft process, University of North Carolina Tar Heels wing Theo Pinson is pulling his name out. TheShow More Summary
The men's basketball team at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is coming to Raleigh to get lauded by the General Assembly and Gov. Roy Cooper for its … Click to Continue »
Neuroinflammation is an essential process in the development and progression of several neurodegenerative diseases, including multiple sclerosis (MS), Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s. Researchers from the University of North Carolina School...Show More Summary
(UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center) In findings published in the journal Cancer, Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers confirmed the link between alcohol consumption and breast cancer risk in a study in black women. Show More Summary
Welcome to the University of North Carolina or, more apropos, the University of No Chance. At least regarding my likelihood of graduation. A self-conscious freshman, I remember the red ink coating my first Chapel Hill exam. As I replayed the exam, those latent doubts about […]
(University of North Carolina Health Care) The UNC School of Medicine today launched the Android version of PPD ACTTM, a mobile app-based study helping to further the understanding of why some women suffer from Postpartum Depression (PPD) and others do not -- critical knowledge for researchers working to find more effective treatments.
A measure affirming documents held by University of North Carolina system schools about their member athletic organizations — like the NCAA and Atlantic Coast Conference — are public records has … Click to Continue »
Some on the Board of Governors that oversees the University of North Carolina are unhappy with UNC law school’s Center for Civil Rights, a source of Left activism and litigation in the Tar Heel State. Now firebrand liberal UNC law professor...Show More Summary
(University of North Carolina Health Care) Researchers at the UNC School of Medicine are working to develop a test for the Zika virus that they hope will provide accurate results for a wide range of time between when an individual is potentially exposed to when he or she is tested for the virus.
(University of North Carolina Health Care) Every year, falls lead to hospitalization or death for hundreds of thousands of elderly Americans. Standard clinical techniques generally cannot diagnose balance impairments before they lead to falls. Show More Summary