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With funding from the NSF, researchers are studying the impacts
of heat and cold in Phoenix and Buffalo.
A UB study found privacy concerns prevent most patients from
sharing their records electronically with health care
A new UB study suggest that not all forms of social withdrawal
Findings from the UB “mini-brain” research indicate
the disease — triggered by malformations in the cerebral
cortex —could potentially be treated in utero.
A UB-led study has found a significant reduction in death risk
in women over 65 who regularly engage in light physical activity,
such as regular chores.
UB researcher Melanie Sage is working to improve states’
compliance with the Indian Child Welfare Act.
UB researcher Elizabeth Mietlicki-Baase is investigating hormone
signaling and the link to overeating and drug addiction.
A UB-led study found the giant, extinct otter had an
unexpectedly sturdy jaw, suggesting it may have been a top
The scientist best known for developing the battery that powers
implantable defibrillators will speak on energy storage.
UB researcher Howard Lasker is traveling to the island of St.
John to study the impact of hurricanes Irma and Maria on coral
reefs in the region.
The UB study of transgender adults aims to tailor interventions
to increase testing for those in the population not receiving
Amid a shortage of child psychiatrists, the innovative program
developed by UB's David Kaye has helped more than 7,000 New York
children and adolescents.
The region, where humans leaving Africa may have first met
Neanderthals, holds a unique spot in human evolution, UB scientists