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INDIANAPOLIS -- Fish oils relieve the symptoms of many chronic health conditions. Polyunsaturated fatty acids (PUFA) are the active ingredient, but how much to take is unclear because why they are good for us is not properly understood. A research...
May 17 2017
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INDIANAPOLIS -- With funding from the National Institute on Drug Abuse Nicholas Manicke of the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis is developing a new method to screen for lethal designer drugs such as fentanyl and...
May 16 2017
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Risks from firearms actually come from both ends of the barrel, according to an Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis study. Individuals at firing ranges are exposed to very high amounts of lead from shooting firearms, and...
Apr 20 2017
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INDIANAPOLIS – Three School of Science female leaders were honored by the Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Office for Women and the Division of Student Affairs at the 20th Annual Women's History Month Leadership Awards reception. The...
Apr 20 2017
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Six School of Science graduate students were recognized as an Elite 50 award, an honor given to the top graduate and professional students at IUPUI. The purpose of the Elite 50 is to recognize and reward achievement outside the...
Apr 19 2017
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INDIANAPOLIS – Seven School of Science students were named among Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis's top 10 undergraduate students for 2017. The selection of IUPUI top 10 students was announced at the Top 100 Outstanding Students...
Apr 18 2017
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INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana University-Purdue University School of Science is proud to announce eight Science students will be awarded the William M. Plater Civic Engagement Medallion during a ceremony on April 11.The William M. Plater Civic Engagement...
Mar 30 2017
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A study conducted by researchers at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis adds new insights into one of nature's great mysteries: the fairy circles of Namibia.Numbering in the millions, the so-called fairy circles are in the eastern, interior...
Mar 29 2017
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A bacterial species that hunts other bacteria has attracted great interest as a potential living antibiotic, but exactly how this predator tracks down its prey has not been clear. A study published March 28 in Biophysical Journal sheds light on this...
Mar 28 2017
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INDIANAPOLIS -- In a study conducted in one of the world's oldest and most biologically diverse deserts, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis scientists explore the origins of water other than rainfall and are identifying multiple origins....
Mar 22 2017