Participants Sought For Major Cancer Prevention Study Metro Detroiters are being offered an opportunity to help researchers to refine cancer prevention.
University Of Windsor, Ford Partner In $1M Auto Research ProjectThe University of Windsor is getting more than $1 million to improve the production of lightweight auto parts.
Can LSD Help You Stop Drinking?A new study into treatment for alcoholism is rocking the rehab world
Gale Launches DemographicsNow: Business & PeopleGale, part of Cengage Learning and a leading publisher of research and reference resources for libraries, schools and businesses, today announced DemographicsNow: Business & People, an online business and residential reference tool that provides detailed demographic data on more than 23 million businesses and 206 million consumers.
U-M Researchers To Study Long-Term Health Outcomes Of Newborn ScreeningsUniversity of Michigan researchers will use computer modeling and patient surveys to study health and economic outcomes for screening of Krabbe disease, Pompe disease and phenylketonuria.
Fukushima Lesson: More Research Into Nuclear Fuel Behavior In Extreme Conditions, UM SaysA year after the crisis at Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, scientists and engineers remain largely in the dark when it comes to fundamental knowledge about how nuclear fuels behave under extreme conditions, according to a University of Michigan nuclear waste expert and his colleagues.
U-M Study Finds Kids In Low-Income Families Drink Too Much JuiceToo much of a good thing? A new report from the University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital shows that kids in low-income families drink more juice than recommended.
Study: Brain Makes Call On Which Ear Is Used For Cell PhoneA new study from Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit finds a strong correlation between brain dominance (left or right hemisphere) and the ear used to listen to a cell phone.
CIMdata Publishes Industrial Machinery ResearchCIMdata, the leading global Product Lifecycle Management management consulting and research firm, announced a new research paper focused on the global industrial machinery market.
Study: Spanking May Mentally Harm Your ChildNew research on spanking indicates it might be dangerous for your child's brain, slowing cognitive development and increasing the risk of mental health disorders.
Report: Mich. Tops Nation For Research & Development ProjectsWhen it comes to research and development, look no further than Michigan. As WWJ's Rob Sanford reports, the state is a hotbed for "R and D" projects.
U-M Offers $100K Medical Research PrizeThe A. Alfred Taubman Medical Research Institute at the University of Michigan has established a new prize designed to quickly move lab discoveries into the patient treatment phase.
Detroit Researcher Takes Lead Role In Melanoma StudyThe Detroit's Karmanos Cancer Institute's Dr. Patricia LoRusso is co-leading a team that's studying ways to personalize treatment for melanoma
WSU: Soybean Chemicals Boost Cancer Radiotherapy, Preserve Normal TissueA Wayne State University researcher has shown that compounds found in soybeans can make radiation treatment of lung cancer tumors more effective while helping to preserve normal tissue.
Researchers Watch A Memory Bit Switch In Real TimeFor the first time, engineering researchers have been able to watch in real time the nanoscale process of a ferroelectric memory bit switching between the 0 and 1 states.