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Three new varieties of erythromycin created by UB researchers kill antibiotic-resistant bacteria.


An international research team led by University at Buffalo engineers has developed device.


A genetic mutation that produces some autistic behaviors and potential therapeutic targets to restore normal behaviors are described in a new paper.


Fire-tolerant trees that bear edible nuts were unusually abundant near Native American villages in Chautauqua County, UB researchers say.


Faculty Experts


Jason Briner

Associate Professor of Geology

Expertise: climate change, Arctic glaciers and ice sheets, response of glaciers and ice sheets to climate change


Mark Bartholomew

Professor of Law

Expertise: intellectual property, copyright, trademarks, cyber law, cybersecurity bills (such as SOPA and CISPA), net neutrality, advertising law


UB in the News


"Social media plays a significant role in financial markets," says UB professor of media study Tero Karppi, whose new study looks at the ways social media data intersect with financial algorithms.


UB has established three new Communities of Excellence that will tackle some of the toughest challenges facing mankind today.


Charter Communications plan to acquire Time Warner Cable -- various UB professors weigh in on how this could impact consumers.  


Sometimes the federal government uses immigration checkpoints to enforce other areas of law enforcement, including the war on drugs, says UB law professor Rick Su.

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