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Efferent Labs’ device allows real-time data to be collected from inside a patient.


New research from UB's Research Institute on Addictions that explored the potential side effects of the stimulant drug Ritalin on those without ADHD showed changes in brain chemistry associated with risk-taking behavior, sleep disruption and other undesirable effects.


The work has resulted in about $52 million in MWBE contracts.


The UB Office of Community Relations has launched a new website aimed at giving residents who live in the neighborhoods around the UB campuses and around Western New York an online source of information about what the university has to offer the surrounding community.


UB HEALS received an award from the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.


Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown, Nancy Wells, UB’s vice president for philanthropy and alumni relations, and Robin Shulze, dean of the UB College of Arts and Sciences, will be among those participating in this year’s Emily Dickinson Community Marathon Reading on April 22.


A two-year, $700,000 grant will help researchers at the UB Research Institute on Addictions develop effective strategies to help prevent sexual assault on college campuses.


The extension includes annual funding of $250,000.


Applications are now open for the annual Bright Buffalo Niagara (BBN) Entrepreneur Expo to be held on Wednesday, June 28.