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Graphene-Based Sensor Could Improve Evaluation, Diagnosis and Treatment of Asthma


Rutgers University-New Brunswick scientists have created a graphene-based sensor that could lead to earlier detection of looming asthma attacks and improve the management of asthma and other respiratory diseases, preventing hospitalizations and...
22-May-2017 12:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Zapping Bacteria with Sanitizers Made of Paper


A Rutgers-led team has invented an inexpensive, effective way to kill bacteria and sanitize surfaces with devices made of paper. In the future, paper-based sanitizers may be suitable for clothing that sterilizes itself, devices that sanitize...
1-May-2017 3:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Exercise Sparks New Life in Aging Adults


Rutgers Center for Exercise and Aging celebrates 15 years of bringing students and seniors together in a quest for better health
24-Apr-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Rutgers Medical Students Care for Area Poor and Homeless


Rutgers student-doctors lead an interdisciplinary team of health students in providing care for underserved New Brunswick residents
16-Apr-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Rutgers Researchers Determine Structure of Tuberculosis Drug Target and Discover New Class of Potential Anti-Tuberculosis Drugs


Rutgers University scientists have determined the three-dimensional structure of the target of the first-line anti-tuberculosis drug rifampin. They have also discovered a new class of potential anti-tuberculosis drugs that kill rifampin-resistant...
6-Apr-2017 12:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Rutgers Expands Treatment for Substance Abuse and Mood Disorders

Rutgers Expands Treatment for Substance Abuse and Mood Disorders
27-Mar-2017 12:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

How Graphene Could Cool Smartphone, Computer and Other Electronics Chips


With graphene, Rutgers researchers have discovered a powerful way to cool tiny chips – key components of electronic devices with billions of transistors apiece.
27-Mar-2017 12:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Rutgers Launches Early Psychosis Intervention Clinic for Young Adults

Specialized intervention after the first episodes of psychosis improves outcomes for those aged 15 to 35
10-Mar-2017 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Tallying the Social Cost of Climate-Changing Carbon Dioxide


A National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine committee today released a report aimed at ensuring that estimates of the social cost of carbon dioxide used by the U.S. government keep reflecting state-of-the-art science and evidence....
11-Jan-2017 1:00 PM EST

Alzheimer’s and Dementia Caregiving Tips for the Holidays

An expert at Rutgers University’s Care2Caregivers helpline shares tips on how families can celebrate the holidays with loved ones suffering from an illness that affects memory
15-Dec-2016 5:05 PM EST

Frequent Flyer Seeks to Improve Global Health


Mark Gregory Robson has been on a global health crusade for decades. The Rutgers professor has spent countless hours in Thailand, the Philippines, Liberia and other countries working on pesticide issues, education and training. He is Board of...
10-Nov-2016 9:00 AM EST

Burning Fossil Fuels Poses Existential Threat to Earth


Burning coal for electricity is in decline, while the use of natural gas, solar and wind power are on the rise. But how close are we to creating a clean energy economy to help protect our planet from the impacts of climate change? Rutgers Today...
27-Oct-2016 10:15 AM EDT

How to Talk with Kids About Traumatic Events


In the wake of the recent terror events, a Rutgers expert discusses how to discuss violence-related fears with young children and warning signs to anticipate.
22-Sep-2016 10:00 AM EDT

Meet Rutgers’ RADICAL Supercomputing Guru


Shantenu Jha is a RADICAL man. Jha and his RADICAL (Rutgers Advanced Distributed Cyberinfrastructure and Applications Laboratory) team operate at the crossroads of computing and science, and their work has benefited research in the molecular...
22-Sep-2016 9:00 AM EDT

Are Daily Fantasy Sports Gambling? You Bet! Says Rutgers Gambling Expert. And the Future Legalization of Sports Betting May Be Their Biggest Wager


Fantasy sports look a lot like sports betting when you look at the way Internet sites have changed the game entirely, and the billions they are making in the process.
8-Dec-2015 9:05 AM EST

Are Daily Fantasy Sports Gambling? You bet! says Rutgers gambling expert. And the future legalization of Sports Betting may be their Biggest Wager


8-Dec-2015 9:05 AM EST

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