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.
DENVER (Oct. 3, 2013) - The Federal Reserve's massive asset purchase program has produced mixed short-term economic effects, while in the long term has weakened the Fed's balance sheet, said a national economist who spoke at the CU Denver Business School.
AURORA, Colo. (Sept. 25, 2013) - A national committee found crimes of commercial sexual exploitation and sex trafficking of minors are often ignored and that stronger prevention and response efforts are needed.
DENVER (Sept. 19, 2013) - Laura Ferre, an undergraduate student in geography and environmental sciences at CU Denver, found the importance of her internship project -- studying dam vulnerability -- suddenly magnified amid last week’s torrential rains.
DENVER (Sept. 17, 2013) - Firearm-related crimes comprised 10.7 percent of all crimes involving weapons in Colorado in 2010, and slightly more than half of weapon-related criminal incidents ended in arrest.
AURORA, Colo. (Sept. 5, 2013) – An international team of scientists, including CU School of Medicine and Children’s Hospital Colorado researchers, has discovered a new disease related to an inability to process Vitamin B12.
AURORA, Colo. (Aug. 27, 2013) - New research from the CU School of Medicine indicates that teens with anorexia nervosa have bigger brains than teens that do not have the eating disorder.