Health and Medicine

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

10/19/18

Bruce Troen directs UB’s Center for Successful Aging, which seeks to translate research on aging well into policy, practice and community engagement.

10/17/18

New SBIR award will enable the company to develop a device for studying drugs that treat neurological disorders.

10/17/18

Computational modeling shows promise as a tool for probing this question, a study finds.

10/17/18

Talal uses telemedicine and other innovations to treat hepatitis C virus in people who inject drugs.

10/10/18

The University at Buffalo School of Nursing received a $270,000 grant to train the next generation of biomedical data scientists in the study of Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia.

10/9/18

To improve teamwork and communication between nursing and pharmacy students, the UB School of Nursing and School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences have turned to escape rooms, the mystery-themed game, for interprofessional training.

10/8/18

Study is the first to highlight sex differences in thermal behavior and could one day inform the development of new athletic apparel.

10/8/18

Using human stem cells, his lab is developing technologies and tools to grow personalized, three-dimensional internal organs, such as the liver and pancreas.

10/8/18

Immunized people would transmit anti-malarial proteins to the insects that bite them, reducing spread of the deadly disease.

10/3/18

The University at Buffalo has accepted the first cohort of fellows into the Global Infectious Diseases Research Training Program, a $1.1 million program formed to train 15 scientists from the Caribbean in viral infection research.