- Published July 08, 2013
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You are what you eat - and so are your offspring. And in the title bout featuring protein versus sugar, protein is the winner.
- Published July 01, 2013
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With billions of dollars of past space research at risk of being lost forever, Dr. Charles Lundquist is running a race against technology and time.
- Published June 24, 2013
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For the first time, blind and visually impaired mathematics students will be able to remotely communicate with their teachers in math's precise written symbolic language by using an easily accessible, accurate two-way system developed at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) in cooperation with gh LLC, an assistive technology corporation that focuses on making print accessible to the visually impaired and blind.
- Published June 17, 2013
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Tiny implants to monitor bodily functions or to provide insulin or any other drug based on immediate need would be an advancement in personalized medicine, but a problem inherent in implants is the tendency of the human immune system to recognize the device as an invader and encapsulate it, preventing the device from doing its job.
- Published June 10, 2013
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Consuming caffeine could mute the efficacy of certain cancer drugs, and some traditional Nigerian medicinal plants target specific biomolecular pathways to be useful in the treatment of the protozoan that causes African sleeping sickness, according to research from UAH.
- Published May 31, 2013
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What if you could save farmers money, protect the quality of the water in a watershed, help keep invasive plants out of waterways, protect biodiversity and prevent potential oxygen-depletion mass fish kills all with one predictive tool?
- Published May 30, 2013
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NASA funds totaling $42,000 have been provided by the Alabama Space Grant Consortium (ASGC) to students at UAH for the 2013-2014 academic year to fund one graduate fellowship, four undergraduate scholars and one teacher educator scholar.
- Published May 06, 2013
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UAHuntsville and California-based Exquadrum, Inc. have successfully teamed on a proposal to research and develop high-performance hybrid propulsion for the upper stages of rockets that is among 14 small business and research proposals selected by NASA's Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) program for Phase II development.
- Published May 06, 2013
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Blending the healthcare profession and systems engineering, two professors at The University of Alabama in Huntsville are applying manufacturing efficiency systems to healthcare settings to promote better patient satisfaction.
- Published April 29, 2013
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UAHuntsville assistant biology professor Dr. Leland Cseke and HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology researcher Dr. Jian Han have joined forces to identify invasive plant species that are sneaking into the United States because they look just like desirable crops or ornamentals.