Health and Wellness

DNA Barcodes That Reliably Work

June 20, 2018
DNA

A new method for correcting errors that creep into DNA barcodes, labels used in a wide range of biological experiments, yields far more accurate results and paves the way for more ambitious medical research in the future.

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Link Found Between Type 2 Diabetes and Common White Pigment

June 20, 2018
A TiO2 crystal extracted from a T2D pancreas and its electron diffraction pattern. The resulting interference patterns indica

A pilot study by a team of researchers at UT Austin found that a common chemical may contribute to Type 2 diabetes.

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Nation's Largest Ever Indoor Air Quality Experiment at UT

June 18, 2018
Cockrell School of Engineering professor Atila Novoselac, Co-Host of HOMEChem

Leading experts from 12 universities will come to The University of Texas at Austin’s J.J. Pickle Research Campus to participate in a first-of-its-kind indoor air quality and surface chemistry experiment. 

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Dads: Speak Positively with Your Kids About Race

June 18, 2018
Dad

The messages young people hear matters, and so does dad’s involvement with their children. 

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Pruitt’s Proposed Gift to the Chemical Industry Could Deadly

June 13, 2018
Chemicals

This is not the direction our nation should be heading when it comes to the safety of industrial facilities.

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