Health and Medicine

News about UB’s health sciences programs and related community outreach. (see all topics)

9/13/19

This preclinical research demonstrates an effective, minimally invasive method of treating the intractable and growing problem of chronic neuropathic pain.

9/13/19

Kafuli Agbemenu, assistant professor in the UB School of Nursing, has been named one of the first recipients of the Changemakers in Family Planning grant awards from the Society of Family Planning.

9/12/19

Exposure to heroin sharply reduces levels of the protein necessary for developing and maintaining the brain’s synapses, a UB study has found.

9/9/19

Health sciences researchers from around the globe will gather in Buffalo for the 18th Annual Conference for Administrators of Awards from the Fogarty International Center hosted by the University at Buffalo Center for Integrated Global Biomedical Sciences.

9/9/19

A new drug discovered through a research collaboration between the University at Buffalo and Tetra Therapeutics may protect against memory loss, nerve damage and other symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease.

9/9/19

The University at Buffalo School of Nursing has received a $1.35 million grant to increase the number of behavioral health professionals treating opioid and other substance use disorders in Western New York.

9/5/19

UB researchers have developed a new method that automates the classification of progressive diabetic kidney disease.

8/30/19

The University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine will return to the Southern Tier to provide one week of free dental care to veterans and their spouses in the area through the Dentistry Smiles on Veterans program.

8/30/19

Technology based on research from the lab of UB oral biology professor Praveen Arany has led to the formation of startup OptiMed Techonology.

8/29/19

New study will examine the eating habits of emergency medical services workers, over 70% of whom are overweight or obese.