Posts Tagged ‘research’

Discovery: Pipe Longevity, Reversing Heart Damage & Traumatic Brain Injuries

Posted by Lance Murray

A pipeline researcher at the University of Texas at Arlington has received a $400,000 grant from six state transportation departments and a national cooperative to create design methodologies for extending the life of storm-water pipes. 

Researchers are looking at whether

Discovery: Sleeping Sickness, Brain Trauma, Kidney Tumors

Posted by Lance Murray

STUDY: SLEEPING SICKNESS AFFECTS CIRCADIAN RHYTHM

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchSleeping sickness, a parasitic disease that threatens tens of millions of people in sub-Saharan African countries each year is more than the name might infer.

Researchers at the Peter J. O’Donnell Jr. Brain Institute …

Discovery: Fighting Prostate Cancer, Red Snapper in Gulf & Local Company Snags Orphan Drug Designation

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NANOPARTICLE TREATMENT SHOWS PROMISE IN PROSTATE CANCER FIGHT

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchResearchers at the University of North Texas Health Science Center are using nanotechnology to target prostate cancer cells that have spread to the bone.

In the past, that’s been a challenging development …

Discovery: How a Magnetic Field Can Help Pesky Infections, Cream Treating Persistent Pain & UTA Prof Gets His First Patent

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NEW TECHNIQUE BATTLES INFECTIONS ON ARTIFICIAL JOINTS

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchStubborn infections on artificial joints are tough to treat, sometimes requiring multiple surgeries and weeks of IV antibiotics.

Drs. David Greenberg and Rajiv Chopra

Research done by scientists at UT Southwestern Medical Center …

Discovery: Improving Social Deficits in Autism, SMU Prof Named ‘Budding Genius’ & Watershed Mapping

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RESEARCH SHOWS POTENTIAL IN IMPROVING SOCIAL DEFICITS IN AUTISM

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchIs it feasible to treat autistic children through neuromodulation?

Researchers from the Peter O’Donnell Jr. Brain Institute at UT Southwestern Medical Center are looking into it after a new study showed …

Discovery: Stressed Mitochondria, Personalized Breast Cancer Care & Aircraft Construction With Alloys

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HELPING MITOCHONDRIA RECOVER FROM STRESS

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchA discovery by researchers at the University of Texas at Arlington could lead to the development of new treatments for cancers and some neurological disorders.

The researchers have identified proteins that help mitochondria recover from …

Oak Ridge National Laboratory Acquires Atos Quantum Computer to Help in Research

Posted by Lance Murray

The Oak Ridge National Laboratory has acquired a 30-Qubit Atos Quantum Learning Machine, a high-powered quantum computing system built on the principles of quantum mechanics.

Bezons, France-based Atos said the Quantum Learning Machine is the highest-performing quantum simulator in the …

Discovery: Innovative Thinking Study, Cancer Survivors & Clinical Trials, Quake Sensors

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CENTER FOR BRAINHEALTH STUDY ENHANCES INNOVATIVE THINKING

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchA pilot study conducted by researchers at the Center for BrainHealth at the University of Texas at Dallas has shown that cognitive training improves innovative thinking — as well as other positive brain

Discovery: Disrupting Breast Cancer, Mapping Human Cells & Long-lasting Bioimplants

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MOLECULE HELPS DISRUPT THE GROWTH OF BREAST CANCER CELLS

A professor at the University of Texas at Dallas has designed a molecule that could benefit breast cancer patients for whom current treatments aren’t working anymore.

Jung-Mo Ahn, associate professor of …

Discovery: Global Warming Link, Enlarged Aortas in Ex-NFL Players & Texas “Wild Places”

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SMU RESEARCHERS CONFIRM ANCIENT GLOBAL WARMING LINK

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchResearchers at Southern Methodist University in Dallas examined fossil leaves from Ethiopia to determine that a link between carbon dioxide and global warming existed 22 million years ago.

The research will help scientists …