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12/18/14

New research from UB scientists will help pharmacologists better understand how drugs work and how to make them more effective.

Goyal named director of UB RENEW
12/18/14

Internationally recognized materials scientist Amit Goyal has been named director of RENEW, UB’s new interdisciplinary institute dedicated to research and education on globally pressing problems in energy, environment and water.

Partnering on climate change
12/18/14

Two UB geologists working on climate change research have formed a unique partnership that combines their different disciplines.

Litchinitser elected fellow
12/18/14

UB Engineering faculty member Natalia Litchinitser has been elected a fellow of the American Physical Society.

Raising awareness of dehydration concerns
12/18/14

Some drugs used to treat diabetes mimic the behavior of a hormone that a UB psychologist has learned controls fluid intake in subjects, a finding that creates new awareness for diabetics, who already are at risk for dehydration.

Cartwright named NAI fellow
12/18/14

UB researcher Alexander N. Cartwright, who serves as SUNY’s provost and executive vice chancellor, has been named a fellow of the National Academy of Inventors.

Neurotransmitter binding-site function revealed with unprecedented accuracy
12/18/14

New research from UB scientists will help pharmacologists better understand how drugs work and how to make them more effective.

Does smoking hamper treatment for alcohol abuse?
12/15/14

A new UB study has shown that smoking can inhibit the success of treatment for alcohol abuse, putting people who are addicted to both tobacco and alcohol in a double bind.

Greenland’s vanishing ice
12/15/14

UB geophysicist Beata Csatho’s work provides the first detailed look at how the Greenland Ice Sheet is losing mass.

Reprogramming cells
12/11/14

UB scientists have turned normal cell lines into “stem-like” cells using nothing more than mechanical stress.

How much do teens smoke?
12/11/14

UB researchers Lynn Kozlowski and Gary Giovino say more detailed data on daily cigarette use is needed to answer that question.