AAU President Welcomes Bipartisan Progress on the NSF for the Future and the DOE Science for the Future Acts
America's leading research universities are at the forefront of the battle against COVID-19
- Ultrahigh resolution, high-speed imaging of fruit fly brains has allowed University of Oregon scientists to capture mechanical motions that stem cells use to make neurons, the cells that make up the brain.
- A new study by Keck School of Medicine (KSOM) researchers reveals how therapies targeting a molecular chaperone called GRP78 might offer additional protection against COVID-19 and other coronaviruses that emerge in the future.
- People don’t gain or lose weight because they live near a fast-food restaurant or supermarket, according to a new study led by the University of Washington. And, living in a more “walkable”, dense neighborhood likely only has a small impact on weight.
- A study digs into the history of summer temperatures in southern Greenland, with findings that hold a message of caution as the world warms again today
- The dean of Rutgers School of Public Health discusses what the near future of the pandemic looks like
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