Topic: Epidemiology

Gut Microbiome Influenced Heavily by Social Circles

Dec. 7, 2017

Social group membership is the most important influencer on gut microbiome composition, UT study says.

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Life Science "Study Break" Funded for $10,000 by Credit Union

Feb. 7, 2011

The Life Science Library has received $10,000 from the University Federal Credit Union (UFCU) to sponsor its popular Science Study Break program.

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Texas Researchers Tackle Influenza by Studying Human Behavior

Aug. 3, 2009

Researchers from The University of Texas at Austin will participate in a $3 million, five-year grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to fight influenza and other diseases by creating models that simulate the complex interplay between human behavior and the spread of disease.

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Community design can boost fitness and health, says expert

May 11, 2009

What Moves You?: Our lifestyles are killing us--and costing us--with sedentary habits being one of the biggest contributors. As epidemiologist and physical activity expert Dr. Bill Kohl puts it, we've engineered physical activity right out of our lives, and that's not natural.

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