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Our Research Changes Lives

UB students and faculty are applying their knowledge to a diversity of projects addressing local and global challenges. The research we do touches lives around the world and drives the growth of the Buffalo-Niagara and New York State economies.

8/22/17

UB physicists are using magnetic fields to trigger neurons in the brains of mice and induce body movements, a breakthrough that may lead to improved treatment for neurological diseases such as Parkinson's.

8/4/17

Brief bouts of intense physical activity may help reverse frailty in older humans, according to the dramatic results of a study in mice led by UB researchers.

8/2/17

Estrogen therapy, which is used to treat osteoporosis in postmenopausal women, also lowers the risk of severe gum disease by nearly 50 percent, found a UB study.