UB researchers have generated human serotonin neurons from human
fibroblasts, the cells that give rise to connective tissue in the
body.They say their findings are applicable to generating many
other previously inaccessible human cell types.
Because of federal privacy laws protecting student records, UB
cannot confirm or comment on student conduct proceedings. The
student-athletes mentioned in news reports are enrolled at UB and
are members of the men’s basketball team.
Kenneth Leonard, director of UB's Research Institute on
Addictions, will be recognized for his outstanding scientific
contributions with a national award from the American Psychological
Association’s Society of Addiction Psychology.
Medicare Part D provides help to beneficiaries struggling with
the cost of prescriptions drugs, but the plan’s coverage gap
hits some populations harder than others, particularly
African-Americans age 65 and older.
Leaders from the University at Buffalo, Kaleida Health and
Roswell Park Cancer Institute will brief the media about the
importance to the community of the $16 million Clinical and
Translational Science Award (CTSA) announced yesterday by the
National Institutes of Health.
UB has been awarded a prestigious, four-year, $15 million
Clinical and Translational Science Award from the National
Institutes of Health to speed the delivery of new drugs,
diagnostics and medical devices to patients.
BUFFALO, N.Y. —The Class of 2019 of the University at
Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences will participate
in the school’s white coat ceremony at 3 p.m. today, Aug. 14,
in the Mainstage Theatre in the Center for the Arts on the UB North
The NLRB’s unanimous decision dismissing Northwestern
University football players from forming a union is a setback for
the players’ hopes of organizing, but a UB sports law expert
says the players’ attempts to form a union have significantly
improved their status.
Scientists at UB's Research Institute on Addictions will
collaborate with UB’s Alberti Center for Bullying Abuse
Prevention for a five-year study examining violence, victimization
and substance abuse among high-risk youth.
Economic well-being for low-income families in the U.S. is often
determined by basic requirements for essentials such as food,
shelter and clothing, but a new UB study suggests that such a
definition is unrealistically narrow.
BUFFALO, N.Y. – An anonymous gift to the University at
Buffalo Blue and White Fund is honoring Edmond J. Gicewicz, MD, a
member of the UB Athletics Hall of Fame and longtime friend and
supporter of UB Athletics.
National experts on behavioral neuroscience, adolescent
substance abuse and prescription drug addiction will visit the UB
Research Institute on Addictions during its Fall Seminar Series
beginning Sept. 9.
Mary Garlick Roll of Williamsville has been elected to serve a
two-year term as president of the UB Alumni Association, a group
that represents the interests of nearly 240,000 graduates around