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NDIANAPOLIS -- A delegation of 10 Chinese scholars is visiting Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Jan. 17-19 to learn about cutting-edge research and community engagement in the area of environmental quality and health. The delegation is...
Jan 17 2017
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INDIANAPOLIS -- All individuals are unique but millions of people share names. How to distinguish -- or as it is technically known, disambiguate -- people with common names and determine which John Smith or Maria Garcia or Wei Zhang or Omar Ali is a...
Jan 12 2017
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INDIANAPOLIS – Carmel High School junior Amit Kannan was named the victor of the seventh annual Indianapolis Brain Bee at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) on December 10.The Brain Bee, a twist on a traditional spelling bee,...
Dec 16 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Health care provider burnout is known to have a relationship with both quality of care and patient safety. Psychologists from the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University (IUPUI) conducted the first study to...
Dec 15 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Exposure to alcohol during gestation can cause significant congenital heart problems. Developmental biologists from the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis report in a new study that defective signaling...
Dec 8 2016
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A Ph.D. graduate from the Department of Physics was awarded best student paper at a recent conference.  Joseph Suelzer received the award at the SPIE Active Photonic Materials VIII conference for his paper titled “Parity-time symmetry breaking in...
Dec 6 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Synthesizing useful new compounds is what pharmaceutical discovery and development is all about. Researchers at the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis have devised a method to substantially speed up the...
Dec 1 2016
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Scientists in Indianapolis and Cuba are now collaborating to discover treatments for neglected diseases.Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis undergraduate students and researchers recently traveled to Cuba to conduct a workshop and begin a...
Nov 21 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Plants -- from the maple or the yew tree to the corn in roadside fields -- produce countless kinds of compounds, also known as natural products, that the plants manufacture using the enzymes predetermined by their genetic code. Many...
Nov 17 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Researchers at the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis have sequenced the genome of the black blow fly, an insect commonly found throughout the United States, southern Canada and parts of northern Europe...
Nov 10 2016