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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
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INDIANAPOLIS -- IUPUI Chancellor Nasser H. Paydar is leading a $4.8 million initiative to significantly increase the number of African Americans, Hispanic Americans and other historically underrepresented minorities in Indiana receiving...
Nov 2 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) School of Science Alumni Association has presented Paul Doss, Ph.D., with the 2016 Science Distinguished Alumnus Award.Doss, a 1986 geology alumnus accepted the award after...
Oct 28 2016
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Starting in fall 2017, the School of Science will enroll its first doctoral students for the new Applied Social and Organizational Psychology (ASOP) program. This degree program will equip students with a strong research foundation and the...
Oct 21 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Steve Pressé, an assistant professor of physics in the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, has received a $1 million CAREER award, the National Science Foundation's most prestigious award in support of...
Oct 13 2016