Life & Health Sciences
July 30, 2015
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis researchers led by Jesse Stewart of the School of Science, have received a $2.6 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to conduct the first randomized controlled trial to determine whether depression treatment can help prevent the development of cardiovascular disease.
July 20, 2015
Anagin LLC, a company launched by two Indiana University scientists to develop a novel treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder, has appointed Eric J. Messner as its first CEO.
July 15, 2015
Accomplishments in the first three years of their collaboration to fight pancreatic cancer earn the scientists at the Center for Pancreatic Cancer Research designation as an IUPUI Signature Center.
June 22, 2015
The two Indiana University schools of public health have been awarded full accreditation from the Council on Education for Public Health for five years, the maximum for an initial accreditation by the accrediting body.
June 11, 2015
The IU School of Social Works online graduate program at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis is positioning itself to become a leader in preparing social work students for a new arena: telebehavioral health.
May 28, 2015
More than 100 high school girls from 10 Midwestern states will attend an inaugural conference at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis designed to inspire them to study science, technology, engineering and mathematics in college and pursue a STEM career.
Compounds identified in IU-led research are 'lead candidates' for improved cystic fibrosis treatmentMay 20, 2015
A San Diego-based drug maker plans to adapt antibiotic derivatives identified through Indiana University-led research toward improved treatment of bacterial infections and genetic disorders such as cystic fibrosis.
May 12, 2015
The pediatrics unit at Indiana University School of Medicine has a new safety "hero."