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Preterm birth by Filipino women linked to genetic mutational change

Preterm birth by Filipino women linked to genetic mutational change

January 14, 2014  |  Comments
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Researchers uncover a genetic explanation for why Filipino women in the state have a higher chance of delivering their babies before full term.

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Researchers test new dengue detection kit

Researchers test new dengue detection kit

January 8, 2014  |  Comments
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UH scientists have found that a commercially available dengue detection kit bests the former “gold standard” test by producing results in under five hours.

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UH’s reproductive technique produces glowing green pigs

UH’s reproductive technique produces glowing green pigs

January 7, 2014  |  Comments
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The green pigs demonstrate the success of the Institute for Biogenesis Research’s reproductive science technique.

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Medical school physician receives state’s top award for AIDS work

Medical school physician receives state’s top award for AIDS work

December 9, 2013  |  Comments
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Dominic Chow receives Suzanne Richmond-Crum Award for major contributions to HIV/AIDS prevention and treatment services in Hawaiʻi.

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Infertile mice generate offspring in assisted reproduction study

Infertile mice generate offspring in assisted reproduction study

November 22, 2013  |  Comments
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Researchers from the John A. Burns School of Medicine reveal minimum Y chromosome contribution required for assisted reproduction in infertile male mice.

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$18.4 million grant will build careers in biomedical research

$18.4 million grant will build careers in biomedical research

October 10, 2013  |  Comments
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The UH Mānoa John A. Burns School of Medicine Hawaii Statewide Research and Education Partnership will build careers in biomedical research.

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First polytrauma care handbook published by UH professor

First polytrauma care handbook published by UH professor

September 12, 2013  |  Comments
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John A. Burns School of Medicine’s Henry L. Lew publishes polytrauma handbook, which focuses on medical and psychological problems of combat surviors.

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UH Hilo researchers study the effects of deployment on military families

UH Hilo researchers study the effects of deployment on military families

September 9, 2013  |  Comments
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UH Hilo receives a $2.7 million Department of Defense grant for the ʻOhana Heroes Project to understand the effects of military deployment on family functioning.

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Glowing green rabbits product of international collaboration

Glowing green rabbits product of international collaboration

August 8, 2013  |  5 Comments
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Medical researchers at UH Mānoa’s Institute for Biogenesis Research and scientists in Turkey have produced a pair of transgenic rabbits.

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Lack of sleep contributes to prejudice and stereotyping

Lack of sleep contributes to prejudice and stereotyping

July 25, 2013  |  3 Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Sonia Ghumman found that individuals who lack sleep were more likely to engage in prejudice and stereotyping behavior.

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