Success Stories

7/28/16
Scientists are using machine learning to identify important sequences of DNA within the mosquito genome that regulate how the insect’s cells develop and behave.
8/6/15
The University at Buffalo is uniquely positioned to help New York State become a national leader in genomic medicine.
9/17/15
Stephen Koury and his colleagues in the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, received the grant to educate regional high school teachers and recruit high school students to pursue careers in STEM fields.
12/15/15
Pancreatic cancer is one of the deadliest cancers: in the United States, only 7 percent of patients survive five years after diagnosis.
6/23/15
Lead candidates for high-performance organic photovoltaics from high-throughput quantum chemistry – the Harvard Clean Energy Project
9/17/15

Bioinformatics and genomics experts from the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences will contribute to a $4 million interdisciplinary study of bacteria in the mouth and periodontal disease in postmenopausal women.

6/23/15
Carnegie/DOE Alliance Center Academic Partner and UB Associate Professor, Eva Zurek wins the international "Promising Young Scientist Award" given to young scientists for outstanding achievements in chemistry and physics.
8/6/15
Study will lay foundation for research on oral microbiome and chronic diseases of aging
8/6/15
To explore the proteomics of the SLOS rat model, the UB researchers, led by co-corresponding author Jun Qu, used ion-current-based proteomic profiling, a relatively new and sophisticated methodology for studying proteins.
8/19/15

A new way to generate oligodendrocytes has potential to enhance treatments for brain injury, MS, Alzheimer’s and more.