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Indiana University President Michael A. McRobbie presided over groundbreaking ceremonies on March 28 for a new laboratory building at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis that will provide critically needed space for faculty to engage in...
Mar 30 2012
Carmel high school student Akshay Kumar, winner of the 2012 Indianapolis Brain Bee at IUPUI. L to R: Rachel Larson – Greenfield Central High School, Courtney DelaCuesta – Homestead High School, Harsha Vemuri – Carmel High School, Akshay Kumar – Carmel...
Jan 21 2012
The School of Science and the University College Special Programs for Academic Nurturing (SPAN) at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) will be working collaboratively with the national program, Project Lead the Way (PLTW), to offer...
Dec 20 2011
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INDIANAPOLIS — A line of laboratory mice developed by a researcher from the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) drinks more alcohol than other animal models and consumes it in a fashion similar to humans:...
Dec 8 2011
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INDIANAPOLIS – Researchers from the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis have developed a mathematical model of the brain’s neural circuitry that may provide a better understanding of how and why information is not...
Sep 27 2011
IUPUI is ranked third among national universities in the “Up-and-Comers” category in the U.S.News & World Report's 2012 edition of Best Colleges.The magazine’s editors compiled the “Up-and-Comers” ranking based on surveys of college administrators...
Sep 26 2011
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A study by researchers from the schools of science and medicine at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis examines the effects of carbon nanoparticles (CNPs) on living cells. This work is among the first to study concentrations of these tiny...
Sep 15 2011
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Researchers have used cutting-edge stem cell technology to correct a genetic defect present in a rare blinding disorder, another step on a promising path that may one day lead to therapies to reverse blindness caused by common retinal diseases such as...
Jun 15 2011
Stephen L. Boehm II, Ph.D., associate professor of psychology in the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, has been named the 2011 Young Scientist of the Year by the International Behavioural and Neural Genetics Society...
May 9 2011
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Jason S. Meyer, Ph.D., assistant professor of biology in the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, will be honored by the largest eye and vision research organization in the world for work which one day may lead to...
Apr 19 2011