Posts Tagged ‘The University of Texas at Arlington’

UTA Developing Assistive Technologies Program With $381K Grant

Posted by Lance Murray

The University of Texas at Arlington is working to create a campuswide assistive technology program that could help reduce barriers faced by people with disabilities.

The program got a boost recently with a $381,778 Research Experiences for Undergraduates grant from …

Discovery: Solving Century-old Mystery Helps Scientist Win Prize, Grant Targets Measuring UAV Group Performance

Posted by Lance Murray

UTSW RESEARCHER’S WORK SOLVES CENTURY-OLD MEDICAL MYSTERY

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchDr. Zhijian “James” Chen has been awarded the 2018 Lurie Prize in Biomedical Sciences for his discovery of an enzyme, which has significant impact on our body’s immune defense system.

The UT Southwestern …

Discovery: Scientist Creating 3D Motion Microscope to Examine Heart, New Surface Redirects Water Faster Than Living Organisms

Posted by Lance Murray

UTA SCIENTIST GETS GRANT TO CREATE 3D MOTION MICROSCOPE TO EXAMINE HEART DEVELOPMENT

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchA University of Texas at Arlington researcher is creating a 3D motion microscope to examine how blood flow and cardiac muscle contraction affects gene development which leads

UTA Names Adrian Parr to Lead College of Architecture, Planning & Public Affairs

Posted by Lance Murray

The appointment of Adrian Parr as the new dean of the College of Architecture, Planning, and Public Affairs at the University of Texas at Arlington has an added benefit for the school — her husband, architect Michael Zaretsky, will join

Arlington: Swinging for the Fences

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

This article originally appeared in the Dallas-Fort Worth Real Estate Review.

A home run. A touchdown. You can pick your sports metaphor when it comes to the city of Arlington becoming a dynamic part of the North Texas economy. The

Discovery: New UTSW Protocol Detects Bone Metastases, UTA Startup Gets Funding & Research Agreement

Posted by Lance Murray

NEW MRI PROTOCOL QUICKLY DETECTS BONE METASTASES

A new magnetic resonance imaging protocol that improves the detection of bone metastases in the entire body has been developed at UT Southwestern Medical Center.

Metastases are secondary malignant growths that develop at …

North Texas Genome Center Seen as Boon for Health Care, DFW Economy

Posted by Lance Murray

North Texas health-care delivery and the region’s biotech sector have received a giant uplift with the announcement of the North Texas Genome Center, a partnership between the University of Texas at Arlington and the University of North Texas Health Science

Discovery: Targeting Cancer Stem Cells, UTA Chemist Honored as Distinguished Scientist

Posted by Lance Murray

Dr. Jiyong Lee (far right), assistant professor of chemistry and biochemistry, led the cancer cell research team, which included, from left, Kha Andy Minh Tran, Dr. Luxi Chen, and Chao Long. [Photo courtesy of UT Dallas]

UTD TARGETS CANCER STEM

Discovery: Sway, TCU Partner on Sports Performance Research & UTA Gets $3.3M for Heart Study

Posted by Lance Murray

SWAY MEDICAL, TCU SPORT SCIENCE CENTER PARTNER ON RESEARCH

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchSway Medical and Texas Christian University’s new Sport Science Center have agreed to a multiyear partnership that will support research at the center.

Sway will provide a three-year financial commitment to …

Discovery: REHEAL Glove Aids Healing, UNT Team Creates Revolutionary Material

Posted by Lance Murray

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchThe University of Texas at Arlington announced that it has received a new $227,000 grant funded through the Medical Technology Enterprise Consortium to develop a manufacturing process for the REHEAL glove.

REHEAL is a bioengineered flexible polymeric glove dressing that