Policy & Ethics
The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) announced today that Elaine S. Jaffe, MD, will receive the inaugural AACR James S. Ewing-Thelma B. Dunn Award for Outstanding Achievement in Pathology in Cancer Research.
- AACR Annual Meeting 2022
A new paper in Oxford Open Economics shows that higher stock returns (in local currency terms) for investors in developing economies tend to accompany an increase in the value of the local currency against the dollar, and vice versa. The dollar exchange rate changes tend to accentuate stock market returns.
- Oxford Open Economics
Testing patients for genetic variations that affect how their body will respond to common medicines must be integrated fully, fairly and swiftly into the health service, according to a report published by the British Pharmacological Society and the Royal College of Physicians.
- British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology
Growing ultra-processed food consumption is damaging agricultural biodiversity
- BMJ Global Health
Two University of Alabama at Birmingham researchers have been awarded a $2.6 million, four-year National Institutes of Health grant to evaluate a safer and more durable stent design, using techniques licensed by their UAB spinoff company, Endomimetics LLC.
Three University of Central Florida researchers are part of recently announced multi-million dollar research projects aimed at facilitating the growth of newly emerging technologies for the U.S. Department of Defense. The awards, which are part of the DOD’s Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative, will support projects that range from advancing hypersonic propulsion to improving semiconductor performance and will fund the work for the next five years.
- U.S. Department of Defense