Hearing loss has been associated with iron deficiency and anemia, according to a study published by JAMA Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery. The study was helmed by Pennsylvania State University’s Kathleen M. Schieffer, and it observed...Show More Summary
Alex Larsson, Chance Murray and Gentrey Thomas each scored 14 points and University of California-Riverside pulled away from Cal State Fullerton in the second half to post a 71-63 Big West Conference victory Wednesday night
Gov. Andrew Cuomo made national headlines this month when he shared a stage with Sen. Bernie Sanders to announce a plan to offer free tuition at New York's state and city universities to certain... To view the full story, click the title link.
STILLWATER, Okla. (KFOR) - A social media post made by an Oklahoma State University student has some outraged. In the picture, there are four women in front of an OSU banner - two with their faces painted black. The caption reads: "Celebrating...Show More Summary
Imagine your heartbeat as the key to unlock files. The new method was devised by researchers at Binghamton University, State University of New York. ‘The cost and complexity of traditional encryption solutions prevent them being directly applied to telemedicine or mobile healthcare,’ said Zhanpeng Jin, assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering [...]
(Colorado State University) Medical implants like stents, catheters and tubing introduce risk for blood clotting and infection -- a perpetual problem for many patients.Colorado State University engineers offer a potential solution: A specially grown, 'superhemophobic' titanium surface that's extremely repellent to blood. Show More Summary
Eight US states plus the District of Columbia have legalised cannabis, in conflict with US federal law. Steve Diapola/Reuters Luis Gómez Romero, University of Wollongong In recent years, many countries - with the conspicuous exception of Indonesia and the Philippines - have been rethinking the international war on drugs. Show More Summary
Oregon State University researchers have developed a new weapon in the battle against antibiotic-resistant germs - a molecule that neutralizes the bugs' ability to destroy the antibiotic.
A collaboration between scientists at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina State University, and Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry at the Chinese Academy of Sciences has developed a novel skin patch that delivers insulin in response to high levels of measured glucose. Show More Summary
(Binghamton University) Researchers at Binghamton University, State University of New York have devised a new way to protect personal electronic health records using a patient's own heartbeat.
(Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center) New research shows that taking molecular variables into account will improve the prognostic classification of the lethal brain cancer called glioblastoma (GBM). Published in the journal JAMA...Show More Summary
(Michigan State University) A team of Michigan State University researchers, led by James Luyendyk in the College of Veterinary Medicine, has uncovered a new pathway in the body that stimulates liver repair.Using an experimental model...Show More Summary
An Indiana University study found that companies may locating in places where the wind will carry their pollution across the border and thereby skirt the laws.
Shane Speights, D.O., has been promoted to dean of NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine's campus at Arkansas State University. He will provide leadership for students, faculty, and staff in curriculum, community outreach and engagement, clinical service programs, research, and other areas.
The Denver Broncos named Vance Joseph as their new head coach last week, returning him to the state where he started out his coaching career with the University of Colorado Boulder—and abruptly left under unexplained circumstances. Read more...
(Utah State University) Utah State University biologists tested a variation of the reproductive ground plan hypothesis in solitary, ground-nesting bees of south central Washington State. Their findings could shed light on development of division of labor in social bees.
Social bees are celebrated for their cooperative industry, but how did their innovative division of labor evolve? A starting point for examining this question may be study of their solitary cousins, say Utah State University biologi...
One thoughtful boyfriend planned a proposal fit for a princess for his “Beauty and the Beast”-loving girlfriend. Joel Lynch, a graduate student at Iowa State University, popped the question to Cara Szymanski on Jan. 14 in the periodical...Show More Summary
By Matt Burgess, University of California, Santa Barbara and Rob Williams, University of St Andrews The United States is the world's largest seafood importer, purchasing about US$20 billion worth every year. It is also a global leader...Show More Summary
(Oregon State University) New research has shown that people with metabolic syndrome need significantly more vitamin E -- which could be a serious public health concern, in light of the millions of people who have this condition that's often related to obesity.