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$3.8 million awarded to advance cancer trials for underserved populations

$3.8 million awarded to advance cancer trials for underserved populations

October 13, 2014  |  1 Comment
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The UH Cancer Center and The Queen’s Medical Center NCI grant supports cancer clinical trails for Hawaiʻi’s minority and underserved population.

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UH Hilo researcher studies bat behavior near wind turbines

UH Hilo researcher studies bat behavior near wind turbines

October 13, 2014  |  Comments
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A study co-authored by UH Hilo scientist Marcos Gorresen shows that wind turbines pose a threat to tree-roosting bats.

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Lifespan differences of Hawaiʻi residents examined

Lifespan differences of Hawaiʻi residents examined

October 10, 2014  |  2 Comments
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Multidisciplinary research into varying lifespans of Hawaii residents will continue at UH Mānoa.

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Invasive algae, pollution cause lethal tumors on sea turtles

Invasive algae, pollution cause lethal tumors on sea turtles

October 7, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Manoa and NOAA scientists identify invasive algal blooms triggered by land-based pollution as probable cause of tumor growth in green sea turtles.

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UH helps prepare nation and world for disaster recovery

UH helps prepare nation and world for disaster recovery

October 2, 2014  |  Comments
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National Disaster Preparedness Training Center researchers and scientists are on the forefront of natural disaster training and assistance.

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Food waste conversion the focus of new partnership

Food waste conversion the focus of new partnership

October 1, 2014  |  Comments
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CTAHR and ProtaCulture partnership aims to accelerate research in bioprocessing and conversion.

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Reducing chronic diseases in Pacific Islands

Reducing chronic diseases in Pacific Islands

September 26, 2014  |  Comments
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The John A. Burns School of Medicine was awarded a $1 million grant for policy, systems and environment interventions in the Pacific.

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Ending gender bias in research

Ending gender bias in research

September 24, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa researcher Marla Berry part of new the National Institutes of Health initiative to end gender bias in research.

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Crew selected for eight-month Mars simulation

Crew selected for eight-month Mars simulation

September 24, 2014  |  Comments
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For the next HI-SEAS mission, starting October 15, the participants will be isolated in their dome habitat for eight months.

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New cell sorting method developed by UH Manoa mechanical engineer

New cell sorting method developed by UH Manoa mechanical engineer

September 24, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa College of Engineering’s Yi Zuo develops new method for sorting cells capable of separating 10 billion bacterial cells in 30 minutes.

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