All posts tagged "research"

  • Green Heart project launches, receives millions in funding

    U of L organizes a research project to find the relationship between pollution and cardiovascular health. The U of L Envirome Institute launches Green Heart, a research project to study the relationship between environment and health.  Funded...

    • Posted August 3, 2018
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  • Study abroad, Cuba
    Latin American scholar sees bright future for Cuba

    By Jean-Taylor Sowders —  Latin American scholar Jorge Domínguez knows Cuba, and told a crowd Sept. 27 the island nation will weather its challenges. “I was originally down here to take part in the school’s Grawemeyer World...

    • Posted September 28, 2017
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  • Prof. Prasanna Sahoo
    U of L professor dies in China

    By Shelby Brown– Mathematics Professor Prasanna “Ron” Sahoo died June 18 while at a symposium in China. Sahoo just celebrated 30 years with U of L, according to Dean Kimberly Kempf-Leonard. “(H)e was a prolific researcher, a great teacher...

    • Posted June 22, 2017
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  • RaiseRED brings over $450,000 to oncology and hematology research

    By Briana Williams– After months of fundraising, U of L students helped bring $459,402.50 to Louisville pediatric cancer and disease research. For the fourth consecutive year, U of L’s 18-hour dancing marathon exceeded its initial goal. RaiseRED was intended...

    • Posted February 26, 2017
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  • fluorine leak, shumaker building
    Campus fluorine leak ruled false alarm

    By Kyeland Jackson — A possible fluorine leak triggered alarms in U of L’s Shumaker Research Building Sunday. Within minutes, emergency crews responded and determined it was a false alarm. “We believe that cabinet lost power, which...

    • Posted January 22, 2017
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  • Helmsley Trust Enables U of L’s Cancer Center Research

    By Tavi Wallace: The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust has provided a grant of $5.5 million over the past 3 years to the James Graham Brown Cancer Center at the University of Louisville to...

    • Posted September 13, 2014
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  • Brief: U of L renaming research building

    By Simon Isham– U of L President James Ramsey announced today that the university will be renaming its most recent addition to the Health Sciences Campus, the 2009 Clinical and Translational Research Building, after Kosair Charities. The...

    • Posted July 8, 2014
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  • Helmsley Trust donates $5.5 million to U of L cancer research

    By Simon Isham– The U of L program for plant-based drug and vaccine development received a $5.5 million grant from the Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust. The university plans to use the grant to for...

    • Posted May 16, 2014
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  • Funding the dream: A look at U of L’s student loan stats

    By Simon Isham— Almost half of undergraduates and a third of graduate students at U of L have taken out student loans to fund their educations, a report from the Office of Institutional Research and Planning finds....

    • Posted March 16, 2014
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  • U of L researchers link new genes to ab fat

    By Howard Stikes— Dr. Kira Taylor and her team of scientists from around the world recently uncovered new genes linked to abdominal fat, here at the University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences. “We...

    • Posted February 9, 2014
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