AURORA, Colo. (March 3, 2014) - Researchers who study injury and violence have created a new database and library aimed at helping fellow scientists in the field enjoy easier access to each other's work.
DENVER (Feb. 13, 2014) - When a tsunami struck American Samoa in 2009, indigenous institutions on the islands provided disaster relief that could help federal emergency managers in similar communities nationwide.
AURORA, Colo. (Feb. 4, 2014) - While adults make up 95 percent of those that die annually from vaccine preventable diseases, a new study from the University of Colorado School of Medicine shows that their vaccination rates remain stubbornly low.
DENVER (Jan. 16, 2014) - The general perception of war and soldiers is largely shaped by depictions in the popular media -- movies, books, news reports.
AURORA, Colo. (Jan. 13, 2014) - A study newly awarded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) will look at whether lowering uric acid levels can prevent people with type 1 diabetes from needing hemodialysis or kidney transplant.
AURORA, Colo. (Dec. 10, 2013) – An international team of researchers has zeroed in on a protein that plays a key role in many lung-related ailments, from seasonal colds to more serious diseases.
DENVER (Dec. 5, 2013) - A human ancestor characterized by "robust" jaw and skull bones was a muscular creature with a gorilla-like upper body and more adaptive to its environment than previously thought, scientists have discovered.
DENVER (Dec. 3, 2013) – Scientists have found that Neanderthals organized their living spaces in ways that would be familiar to modern humans, a discovery that once again shows similarities between these two close cousins.
AURORA, Colo. (Dec. 2, 2013) – Scientists from the University of Colorado School of Medicine who sequenced the genome of the Burmese python have discovered large numbers of rapidly evolved genes in snakes.
AURORA, Colo. – (Nov. 26, 2013) Richard J. Traystman, PhD, and his research group have been awarded $2.5 million over four years from the American Heart/Stroke Association and the Bugher Foundation.
AURORA, Colo. (Nov. 19, 2013) - The long reach of CU's Center for Global Health was on full display last Friday, as more than 20 faculty and students presented studies on everything from HIV in Zambia to breastfeeding in Bolivia.
DENVER (Nov. 15, 2013) - More than 600,000 bats were killed by wind energy turbines in 2012, a serious blow to creatures who pollinate crops and help control flying insects, according to a new study from the University of Colorado Denver.
AURORA, Colo. – A new organization at the Anschutz Medical Campus is designed to help researchers focus more on their research and less on the administrative hurdles they face.
AURORA, Colo. (Oct. 27, 2013) - A study led by scientists at University of Colorado Cancer Center and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston has uncovered a new sub-type of lung cancer.
AURORA, Colo. (Oct. 24, 2013) - Over the last year, Robert Roach and his fellow researchers have traveled the world’s high places searching for clues into how people adjust to the challenges of altitude.
AURORA, Colo. (Oct. 22, 2013) – CCTSI has received a $48.4 million, five-year grant from the National Institutes of Health to continue to accelerate the translation of research discoveries into improved patient care and public health.
AURORA, Colo. (Oct. 18, 2013) – After months of research in Bolivia, Ethiopia and Ladakh ('Little Tibet'), researchers from the CU School of Medicine’s Altitude Research Center will hold a reception on Tuesday, Oct. 22, to discuss new findings.
AURORA, Colo. (Oct. 17, 2013) - The results of a recent study show kids that are home-schooled are leaner than kids attending traditional schools.
AURORA, Colo. (Oct. 14, 2013) - Researchers at the University of Colorado have new insight into the age-old question of why maximum heart rate (maxHR) decreases with age.
AURORA, Colo. (Oct. 9, 2013) - Researchers at the University of Colorado and Children’s Hospital Colorado have figured out a likely culprit when intravenous feeding causes liver damage.