Life & Health Sciences
February 26, 2015
The Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Hall Center for Law and Health will host a panel discussion examining the two latest court challenges to the Affordable Care Act.
February 24, 2015
Using Indiana Universitys supercomputing capabilities, researchers have discovered rare and low-frequency gene variants associated with diabetes, a finding that adds to the understanding of the disease's genetic causes, said Jennifer Wessel, an assistant professor of genomic epidemiology in the IU Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health and IU School of Medicine.
February 23, 2015
Indiana University has joined the National Academy of Inventors, an organization that includes the nations leading university and nonprofit research institutions and encourages efforts to improve society through innovation.
February 20, 2015
Six Indiana University researchers and scholars have been promoted to distinguished professor, the highest academic rank the university can bestow upon its faculty.
February 19, 2015
Jason Meyer, Ph.D., assistant professor of biology in the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, has received a National Institutes of Health grant to study how glaucoma develops in stem cells created from skin cells genetically predisposed to the disease. The five-year, $1.8 million grant is funded by the NIHs National Eye Institute.
February 18, 2015
Chien-Chi Lin, an assistant professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the School of Engineering and Technology at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, has been selected to receive a National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development Program Award. This award recognizes the highest level of excellence among early-stage researchers.
February 13, 2015
A bioinformatics master's student in the Indiana University School of Informatics and Computing at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis helped develop a mobile app that one day may be used to forecast outbreaks of seasonal flu and other illnesses.
February 12, 2015
The increase in sports-related injuries among young athletes will be the topic of a roundtable discussion Wednesday, March 4, at Hine Hall Auditorium.