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BUFFALO, N.Y. – Strokes, seizures, traumatic brain injury and schizophrenia: these conditions can cause persistent, widespread acidity around neurons in the brain. But exactly how that acidity affects brain function isn’t well understood.

Eight UB students have won prestigious scholarships and awards in this year’s National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program.

BUFFALO, N.Y. – The Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences will hold its 170th commencement at 1:30 p.m. April 29, 2016, in the University at Buffalo Center for the Arts on the UB North Campus.

Kevin J. Gibbons, MD, associate professor and vice chair in the Department of Neurosurgery, has been named senior associate dean for clinical affairs at the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Science at UB.


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James Campbell weighs in on the pros and cons of picking a VP candidate early on ABC News.


Guyora Binder is quoted in USA Today about police violence and an agreement by Cleveland to pay the family of Tamir Rice.


An Associated Press story about the rift between Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan quotes Paul Telsuk about employees trusting their employers.

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