Science & Research
October 15, 2015
Auricyte LLC, a company launched by three Indiana University scientists to cure hearing loss by turning human stem cells into hearing cells, won the Best Pre-Venture category Wednesday at the BioCrossroads New Venture Competition.
October 8, 2015
By early 2016, Seattle-based Cyrus Biotechnology will launch a tool developed by Indiana University School of Informatics and Computing researchers as part of a molecular modeling-and-design suite that paves the way for faster public access to new drugs.
STEM conference to include award-winning journalist's insights for educators seeking media coverage for diversity effortsSeptember 30, 2015
The Louis Stokes Midwest Center of Excellence will host its annual conference Oct. 24-25, focusing on broadening the participation of underrepresented minorities in science, technology, engineering and math degrees and careers.
September 30, 2015
James Hill, an associate professor of computer and information science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, has become one of the youngest African-Americans to become a tenured professor in computer science at a research university in the U.S.
September 22, 2015
A multidisciplinary team of researchers at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis has been awarded a $738,000 National Science Foundation grant to develop a breathalyzer-type device to detect the onset of hypoglycemia, or low blood sugar episodes, in people with diabetes.
September 9, 2015
In an effort to address some of the most urgent challenges facing Indiana and the world, Indiana University has launched the most ambitious research program in the university's history.
September 8, 2015
NEH grants will fund a summer program for faculty interested in the cultures of African and African diaspora cities; workshops on applying digital methods to Native American and Indigenous studies; and the publication of writings of philosopher George Santayana.
September 1, 2015
Researchers from Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis and Purdue University have been selected to co-lead a $13 million Indiana node of a U.S. Department of Defense-funded initiative to develop electronics and sensors that flex and stretch.