Research News

An illustration depicting Alzheimer's disease with a puzzle piece missing from the brain.
9/11/19

A new drug discovered through a collaboration between UB researchers and Tetra Therapeutics may protect against symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease.

9/18/19

Mimicking mother of pearl, researchers created a lightweight plastic 14 times stronger than steel and ideal for absorbing the impact of bullets.

9/17/19

UB engineers have developed a dynamic gripper that mimics the adjustable grip of a human hand, an advancement that could improve industrial safety.

9/16/19

Searching for a flash of orange and a flutter of wings, UB students recently tagged monarch butterflies in a Buffalo park to track the insects' spectacular migration.

9/12/19

A study identifies dozens of new carbon structures that are expected to be superhard, including some that may be about as hard as diamonds.

9/11/19

The new method developed by UB researchers is expected to minimize the variability in diagnoses among pathologists.

9/11/19

A new drug discovered through a collaboration between UB researchers and Tetra Therapeutics may protect against symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease.

9/6/19

Biotech startup Helios-NRG is cultivating algae in UB’s Dorsheimer greenhouse with the goal of fighting climate change.

9/5/19

A UB study found that policy makers must develop a more nuanced relationship with the sciences and the kinds of knowledge their work can provide.

9/4/19

The biotech startup led by a UB researcher is developing toothpaste and denture material that fight gum overgrowth and fungal infections.

9/3/19

The growth is linked to UB recruiting world-class faculty to Buffalo and developing state-of-the-art research labs.

8/29/19

A new UB study will examine how EMS work affects eating habits.

8/29/19

Andrew Talal says screening adults ages 18-79 for the hepatitis C virus responds to a surge in incidence of the disease.