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A UB study found that fear and anger related to the 2016 election and the issue of climate change had different effects on conservatives and liberals.


UB researchers have received a $2.2 million grant to test behavioral therapy as a remedy for insomnia in cancer survivors.


UB scientists are conducting explosive experiments with manmade lava to better understand lava-water interactions, which can make eruptions more dangerous.


Engineering prof Nirupam Aich and colleagues are looking at the effects of recycling and repairing electronics on residents' health.


The UB study found that women who had loss all their teeth had 20 percent higher risk of developing hypertension than women who still had natural teeth.


The university is No. 39 nationally and No. 1 statewide among public universities for research and development activity, according to new data from the NSF.


UB researchers have received a federal grant to develop a training program that teaches friends to protect one another from sexual assault on campus.


An innovative stroke recovery system landed the UB team in the finals of the Aging Innovation Challenge.


Haiti native Paolo Bourdeau plans to use the research he conducted during a LSAMP internship to make his home country more resilient to hurricanes.


Kemper Lewis, chair of the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, will be the first professor of innovation.


A UB study finds that Army Reserve and National Guard soldiers who have negative emotions about not being deployed are more likely to misuse alcohol.


Steven J. Fliesler will use the $2.2 million award to better understand a rare cause of blindness that strikes young children.


The new Center for the Advancement of Sport will tackle policy initiatives, educational programming and collaborative research.