Dozens of affiliated scientists are conducting genomics
research—basic and applied—that will provide
breakthroughs in personalized medicine and better health.
The UB startup will use the $1.5M in Phase II STTR funding to
advance technology to test how new drugs affect
the heart’s electrical activity.
A UB-led research team will develop tools that simplify analysis
of glycans, biomolecules more diverse than the genome.
Findings from the UB “mini-brain” research indicate
the disease — triggered by malformations in the cerebral
cortex —could potentially be treated in utero.
The region, where humans leaving Africa may have first met
Neanderthals, holds a unique spot in human evolution, UB scientists
Elevated bile acids in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver
disease point to novel interventions, such as personalized
Members of the Communities of Excellence gathered to review the
impact they have had on education, scholarship and outreach.
The funded projects are focused on improving our understanding
of the human genome and microbiome.
Putting surgeons and researchers in the same facility is leading
to world-class innovations.