The State University of New York
UB students and faculty are applying their knowledge to a
diversity of projects addressing local and global challenges. The
research we do touches lives around the world and drives the growth
of the Buffalo-Niagara and New York State economies.
Brief bouts of intense physical activity may help reverse
frailty in older humans, according to the dramatic results of a
study in mice led by UB researchers.
Estrogen therapy, which is used to treat osteoporosis in
postmenopausal women, also lowers the risk of severe gum disease by
nearly 50 percent, found a UB study.
UB engineers have created a promising new optical device capable
of detecting drugs, bomb-making components, fraudulent art and
Using virtual reality, two UB education researchers created a
digital classroom that allows aspiring teachers to try their hand
at managing difficult student behavior.