Wearable devices can count the steps you take and the calories
you burn. But can they help soldiers in the field? Or prevent
someone from having a heart attack? Researchers at Sentient Science
and the University at Buffalo say yes.
BUFFALO, N.Y. — Preschoolers whose parents have rules
about what their children can and cannot eat have healthier eating
habits than those raised without such rules, according to a new
study by pediatrics researchers at the University at Buffalo.
NSF CAREER winner and associate professor of electrical
engineering, Tommaso Melodia, is using ultrasound to create new
wireless sensors that can be used to treat diseases like diabetes
and heart disease in real time.
The Department of Ophthalmology has once again received an
unrestricted grant from Research to Prevent Blindness to continue
its laboratory-based and clinical research exploring vision
processes and disease.
Led by Shermali Gunawardena, new research into how the
brain functions has revealed some of the potential causes while
opening up potential new routes to future prevention of disorders
like Alzheimers Disease.
Improving Women's Health
UB is one of four regional centers for the NIH-funded
Women’s Health Initiative, the groundbreaking
investigation into women’s health and healthy aging.