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Pharmacology - Business / Economics - 13.02.2019
Redesigning pharmacies with the consumer in mind
Redesigning pharmacies with the consumer in mind
Alto Pharmacy uses software and an innovative operations model to improve access to medication. Getting medication to a patient requires coordination between the doctor who writes the prescription, the insurance company that provides coverage, and the pharmacy that ultimately hands over the drug.

History / Archeology - 13.02.2019

Environment - 13.02.2019
Shrinking heart
This heart-shaped body of water may look cute for Valentine's Day but just as love sometimes fades, this emerald sea is withering away.

Event - 13.02.2019
Cybersecurity Study Takes Proactive Approach
CMU researchers use mobile users' behavior to predict when exposure to malicious websites can occur Meet Bob.

Administration - 13.02.2019

Life Sciences - Health - 13.02.2019
The fish whisperer
By watching and learning, Ricardo Cepeda has figured out how to keep zebrafish happy, healthy, and reproducing.

Mathematics - 13.02.2019
Mathematician finds balance and beauty in math
Mathematician finds balance and beauty in math
Zhiwei Yun seeks to connect seemingly disparate fields in mathematics.

Business / Economics - 12.02.2019

Chemistry - Astronomy / Space Science - 12.02.2019

Health - 12.02.2019
Worried about heart health? Yale Medicine expert has answers
Yale's new cardiac surgeon explains what patients need to know about cardiac surgery and keeping their hearts healthy.

Innovation / Technology - 12.02.2019

Environment - Life Sciences - 12.02.2019
Assessing riverside corridors - the 'escape routes' for animals under climate change - in the Northwest
Assessing riverside corridors - the ’escape routes’ for animals under climate change - in the Northwest
Under climate change, plants and animals will shift their habitats to track the conditions they are adapted for.

Environment - Innovation / Technology - 12.02.2019
Optimizing energy flows
Optimizing energy flows
Interdisciplinary, interconnected and oriented towards a sustainable future: These words describe Kristina Orehounig just as aptly as they describe the Empa laboratory "Urban Energy Systems", which she is heading since February 2018. She has chosen an unusual path to her current scientific discipline - but that is precisely what she sees as an advantage in her day-to-day research.

Health - Pharmacology - 12.02.2019
£1.5m funding boost for UofG diagnostics spinout
A University of Glasgow spinout which is bringing to market a fast, affordable and efficient new way to diagnose diseases has received a major funding boost.

Environment - Astronomy / Space Science - 12.02.2019

Computer Science / Telecom - History / Archeology - 12.02.2019

Pharmacology - 12.02.2019
GPs and pharmacists don’t have time to involve patients in medication reviews
GPs and pharmacists struggle to find the time to involve patients in medication reviews, despite National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) guidance advising them to do so, according to a study by researchers at the University of Bristol's Centre for Academic Primary Care.

Literature / Linguistics - 12.02.2019

History / Archeology - 12.02.2019
Stanford scholar examines origins of romance
Stanford scholar examines origins of romance
Professor of Italian literature Robert Pogue Harrison talks about the foundations of romantic love and chivalry in Western civilization.

Physics - 12.02.2019

Life Sciences - 12.02.2019
A bark above
Mark Rowlands, a University of Miami professor who adopted and raised a wolf-dog cub, observed the special bonds between people and animals in an international bestselling memoir.

Business / Economics - 11.02.2019
Warren's 'wealth tax' plan relies on findings of Berkeley economists
Warren’s ’wealth tax’ plan relies on findings of Berkeley economists
In the run-up to the 2020 presidential election, U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is counting on Americans being captivated by her push for additional taxes on the richest people in the country.

Health - 11.02.2019
Record growth in heart transplants at Yale
In 2018, the Yale New Haven Hospital Heart and Vascular Center (HVC) underwent tremendous growth due to the addition of new physicians, additional staff and expanded services.

Life Sciences - 11.02.2019

Health - Business / Economics - 11.02.2019
How Juul ignited a dangerous nicotine arms race
In this Q&A, Robert Jackler, a professor who has studied the rapid rise of e-cigarettes among youth, discussed the impact of Juul, a high-nicotine vaping device.

Administration - Business / Economics - 11.02.2019

Environment - Physics - 11.02.2019
"The Arctic atmosphere is key to understanding climate change"
This summer, 40 international scientists will participate in the GLACE expedition around Greenland in order to study the effects of climate change in that region.

Environment - Transport - 11.02.2019
Carnegie Mellon University’s Tepper Quad Earns LEED Gold Certification
The new home for the Tepper School of Business was recognized for limiting its environmental impact in construction and operations.

Health - Music - 11.02.2019
Music therapy program at UCLA aims to help premature infants develop feeding skills
Music therapy program at UCLA aims to help premature infants develop feeding skills
UCLA researchers worked with a family with triplets to study a lullaby device used in the intensive care unit Ryan Hatoum It's a Friday morning in January when Jana Gallus, 32, and Gregor Martynus, 35, peek their heads over their triplets' set of bassinets in their Westwood apartment.

Innovation / Technology - Careers / Employment - 11.02.2019
Creating new spaces for art
Creating new spaces for art
Professor Judith Barry's attention-grabbing installations create thought-provoking experiences for viewers.

Health - Pharmacology - 11.02.2019
New children's research facility opens at Imperial
New children’s research facility opens at Imperial
A research facility that aims to improve the quality of life, treatment and care for children with complex diseases formally opened this month.

Life Sciences - Health - 11.02.2019
Cardiff University becomes latest partner in global neuroscience research initiative
Cardiff University has become the latest global partner in Western University's BrainsCAN, a $66 million neuroscience research investment from the Government of Canada provided through the Canada First Research Excellence Fund.