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Atomic-Level Motion May Drive Bacteria’s Ability to Evade Immune System Defenses, Finds Study


A study from Indiana University published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences has found evidence that extremely small changes in how atoms move in bacterial proteins can play a big role in how these microorganisms function and...
21-Apr-2017 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Antidepressant Use in Early Pregnancy Does Not Increase Risk of Autism, ADHD in Kids, Study Finds


A study reported April 18 in the journal of the American Medical Association led by Indiana University suggests that mothers’ use of antidepressants during early pregnancy does not increase the risk of their children developing autism or attention...
17-Apr-2017 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Research Links Decline in Hemlock Forests to Changes in Water Resources


An insect infestation that is killing hemlock trees in New England forests is having a significant impact on the water resources of forested ecosystems that provide essential water supplies to one of the nation's most populous regions.
5-Apr-2017 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

IU's Kelley School Establishing Personal Leadership Center to Coach Business Professionals


Individualized coaching is a key part of graduate and undergraduate degree programs at Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business. But with the establishment of a new leadership center, the Kelley School will offer personalized executive...
4-Apr-2017 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Zika Virus Protein Mapped to Speed Search for Cure


A study published today reports that a team led by Indiana University scientists has mapped a key protein that causes the Zika virus to reproduce and spread.
27-Mar-2017 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Electroacupuncture Releases Stem Cells to Relieve Pain, Promote Tissue Repair, Study Finds

A new study published in the journal Stem Cells demonstrates how electroacupuncture triggers a neurological mechanism that can help promote tissue repair and relieve injury-induced pain. The findings provide the most comprehensive picture yet of how...
16-Mar-2017 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Increasing Minimum Wage Would Reduce Teen Pregnancies


A $1 increase in the minimum wage would likely reduce the U.S. adolescent birth rate by about 2 percent, according to new Indiana University research. That would mean about 5,000 fewer births annually.
8-Mar-2017 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Chemists Create Molecular 'Leaf' That Collects and Stores Solar Power Without Solar Panels


An international research team centered at Indiana University have engineered a molecule that uses light or electricity to convert the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide into carbon monoxide -- a carbon-neutral fuel source -- more efficiently than any...
8-Mar-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Our Experts on Newswise

Indiana University Law Expert Available to Discuss Supreme Court Nomination Hearings for Neil Gorsuch


Likeability will be a key factor for Neil Gorsuch's possible appointment to the Supreme Court, says Indiana University law professor David Orenticher.
16-Mar-2017 3:05 PM EDT

Audiologist Available to Comment on Over-the-Counter vs. Prescription Hearing Aids.


7-Mar-2017 3:05 PM EST

Too Soon to Write Obituaries for Department Stores, Despite Closures and Bad Sales Reports, Says IU Kelley School Expert


5-Jan-2017 4:05 PM EST

IU Study Finds Activity Trackers Can Work When Paired with Wellness Coaching


While critics have debated the effectiveness of activity trackers, a recent study by faculty in the IU School of Public Health-Bloomington found activity trackers can work, if paired with wellness coaching. The study was published in the American...
28-Nov-2016 10:05 AM EST

IU Retail Expert Sees Parallels Between Recent Election and Holiday Shopping Picture

A longtime national retailing observer in Indiana University's Kelley School of Business sees several intriguing parallels between the recent elections and the upcoming holiday shopping season.
21-Nov-2016 7:00 AM EST

Indiana University Experts Available to Discuss Elections

7-Nov-2016 3:05 PM EST

IU Olympics Expert: Olympics Could Provide Athletes with Platform to Address Social Issues


2-Aug-2016 7:00 AM EDT

IU Olympics Expert: Other Pursuits of 'Gold' During the Rio Olympics


2-Aug-2016 7:00 AM EDT

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