June 20, 2016
Indiana University announced that the Precision Health Initiative, a research initiative focused on patient-centered precision medicine therapies, is the first recipient of funding under the universitys new $300 million Grand Challenges Program.
June 16, 2016
The inaugural initiative in Indiana University's Grand Challenges program will be named at 10:30 a.m. Monday, June 20, at the Skyline Club in downtown Indianapolis. The event will be streamed live online at broadcast.iu.edu.
June 14, 2016
The first study to evaluate the relationship between race and intensive care unit delirium has found that African-American ICU patients age 18 to 50 are less susceptible to delirium than similarly aged Caucasians or than either African-American or Caucasian ICU patients age 50 or older.
June 6, 2016
More than 53 million Americans age 50 and older, primarily women, have osteoporosis or are at high risk for the condition due to low bone density. A recent study of oral bisphosphonates, the most commonly prescribed osteoporosis treatment, found that approximately a third of women prescribed these drugs continue to be at elevated risk for bone fracture.
June 3, 2016
Technologies discovered and developed by Indiana University researchers will be promoted to biotechnology and pharmaceutical executives June 6-9 at the 2016 BIO International Convention in San Francisco.
June 2, 2016
Opening the door to a better understanding of proteins and our ability to treat and prevent diseases, the National Institutes of Health awarded $1.18 million to faculty at the Indiana University School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI and the IU School of Medicine for a research collaboration uniting two cutting-edge technologies in the discovery and analysis of proteoforms.
May 24, 2016
The visible impacts of depression and stress that can be seen in a person's face -- and contribute to shorter lives -- can also be found in alterations in genetic activity, according to newly published research.
Biotech startup based on IU School of Medicine research launches to develop therapy for lung diseaseMay 13, 2016
Indiana University Research and Technology Corp. has optioned technology to biotech startup Allinaire Therapeutics that could treat patients affected by lung-related diseases.