Updated : Mar 05, 2020 in Research Tip Sheet

Diseases of the Colon and Rectum Journal April 2020 Video Abstracts and Editor Picks

Title:  Adjuvant Chemotherapy Does Not Improve Recurrence-Free Survival in Patients With Stage 2 or Stage 3 Rectal Cancer After Neoadjuvant Chemoradiotherapy and Total Mesorectal ExcisionVideo Creator: Rachel K.…

Updated : Mar 05, 2020 in Research Articles

Argonne’s pioneering user facility to add magic number factory

One of the big questions in physics and chemistry is, how were the heavy elements from iron to uranium created?  The Argonne Tandem Linac Accelerator…

Updated : Mar 05, 2020 in Feature

Knoop explores economic inequality in new book

MOUNT VERNON, Iowa -- The pages of today’s newspapers are packed with stories about economic inequality in which the rich are becoming richer and the…

Updated : Mar 05, 2020 in Research Articles

Estudio muestra que variantes genéticas pueden aumentar la susceptibilidad a acumular la proteína tau de la enfermedad de Alzheimer

ROCHESTER, Minnesota: La proteína tóxica tau es una de las principales características biológicas en los cerebros de las personas con enfermedad de Alzheimer, pero aún…

Updated : Mar 05, 2020 in Research Articles

Terahertz radiation technique opens a new door for studying atomic behavior

Researchers from the Department of Energy’s SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory have made a promising new advance for the lab’s high-speed “electron camera” that could allow…

Updated : Mar 05, 2020 in Expert Pitch

Coronavirus: What companies and the federal government should do to help: A Q&A with @MichiganRoss professor Ravi Anupindi

FACULTY Q&A   Ravi Anupindi is a professor of technology and operations and faculty director for the Center for Value Chain Innovation at the University…

Updated : Mar 05, 2020 in Research Articles

New drug shows promise for treatment of cancer and other diseases

OMAHA, Ne. (Feb. 5, 2020) – The director of Creighton University’s Hereditary Cancer Center recently published research on a new drug that holds exciting possibilities for…

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Dr. Graham Carlos Available to Discuss #Pneumonia in the Context of #Coronavirus

Graham Carlos III, MD, is an associate professor of Medicine serving as the Joseph J. Mamlin Chief of Medicine for Eskenazi Hospital in Indianapolis.  He…

Updated : Mar 05, 2020 in Announcement

Cleaning for Coronavirus: American Cleaning Institute Website Connects Consumers, Companies with Emerging Information

Washington, D.C. – March 5, 2020 – Knowing that hygiene, cleaning and disinfecting products are important tools in preventing the spread of infections, the American…

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Daylight saving time change can enhance driver fatigue, drowsy driving

As most Americans get ready to push their clocks forward for daylight saving time, it’s also a time for commuters to experience more driver fatigue…

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Faculty Awarded $4.1 Million Contract to Evaluate Perinatal Psychiatry Access Programs

Rutgers School of Public Health assistant professor Thomas Mackie was awarded a $4.1 million contract from the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to study…

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Public health, nursing expert: Coronavirus: Health care workers must protect themselves even if employers won’t

Faculty Q&A As the coronavirus spreads throughout the country, an increasing number of American health care workers helping to treat patients are contracting the infection.…

Updated : Mar 05, 2020 in Research Articles

Food scientists slice time off salmonella identification process

ITHACA, N.Y. – Researchers from Cornell University, the Mars Global Food Safety Center in Beijing, and the University of Georgia have developed a method for…

Updated : Mar 05, 2020 in Research Articles

LGBT health improves when friends are just like them

Individuals in the LGBT community face stressors that have dire consequences on their health. Researchers from Michigan State University are the first to pinpoint social…

Updated : Mar 05, 2020 in Feature

CCE educators help farmers meet new produce safety codes

ITHACA, N.Y. – Dean and Betsy Brightly of Brightly Farms, a 2,000-acre family farm in Hamlin, New York, expect federal food safety inspectors to pay…

Updated : Mar 05, 2020 in Feature Expert

How to prepare your family for COVID-19

Late on Monday, March 2, Gov. Brian Kemp announced that two cases of the novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, had been confirmed in Georgia. This comes…

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A hunger fighter empowers farmers with NextGen Cassava

ITHACA, N.Y. – Cassava dominated Alfred Ozimati’s childhood in Uganda. The leafy shrub grew high in the fields of his parents’ farm; posho, a porridge…

Updated : Mar 05, 2020 in Research Articles

Beneath the Ice: FSU researchers find newly uncovered Arctic landscape plays important role in carbon cycle

By: Bill Wellock | Published: March 5, 2020 | 2:17 pm | SHARE: As the ice sheet covering most of Greenland retreats, Florida State University…

Updated : Mar 05, 2020 in Feature

Running in the cold: Tips to help you stay warm, healthy and safe

It’s perfectly fine if you prefer indoor tracks and treadmills to the cold outdoor air for your daily running.But running in cold weather is OK,…

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Penn Nursing Ranked #1 Nursing School for Fifth Straight Year

Penn Nursing Ranked #1 Nursing School for Fifth Straight Year The University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing (Penn Nursing) continues its streak of being the…

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Study: Organic molecules discovered by Curiosity Rover consistent with early life on Mars

PULLMAN, Wash. - Organic compounds called thiophenes are found on Earth in coal, crude oil and oddly enough, in white truffles, the mushroom beloved by…

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No increase in crime under California’s ‘sanctuary state’ status, UCI study finds

UCI UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, IRVINE NEWS  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENOTE TO EDITORS: PHOTO AVAILABLE AThttps://news.uci.edu/2020/03/05/no-increase-in-crime-under-californias-sanctuary-state-status-uci-study-finds/ Contact:      Pat [email protected]  Mimi Ko [email protected] No increase in crime under California’s…

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Better sleep? Prebiotics could help

Think dietary fiber is just for digestive health? Think again. Specific fibers known as prebiotics can improve sleep and boost stress resilience by influencing gut…

Updated : Mar 05, 2020 in Research Articles

86% of Americans Do Not Know Symptoms of Pulmonary Fibrosis

CHICAGO, Ill.-- A recent survey conducted by the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation (PFF) reveals that a vast majority of Americans (86%) do not know the symptoms of…

Updated : Mar 05, 2020 in Expert Pitch

Rutgers expert available to discuss discrimination and elderly health risks due to Coronavirus

Rutgers Expert Available to Discuss Discrimination and Elderly Health Risks Due to Coronavirus  A Rutgers University population health epidemiologist and expert on violence prevention and…

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@atscommunity #lung expert Dr. Michael Niederman weighs in on #COVID-19.

Michael Niederman, MD, is a member of the American Thoracic Society as well as clinical director and associate chief in the division of Pulmonary and…

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The Lungs and Climate Change

DOWNLOADABLE VIDEO  LOS ANGELES (March 5, 2020) -- From California to Australia, wildfires are growing in frequency and ferocity. Climate scientists draw a direct line…

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Study: Social Studies Teachers Not “Above the Fray” in Linking Their Political Views to How They Assess News Source Credibility

WASHINGTON, DC, March 5, 2020—At a time when there’s been a sharp uptick in partisan critiques of the credibility of the news media and growing…