Brown University

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Name: Brown University
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Helical motion of the cell body enhances motility [Biophysics and Computational Biology]

Bin Liu a , 1 , Marco Gulino a , Michael Morse b , Jay X. Tang b , Thomas R. Powers a , b , and Kenneth S. Breuer a a School of Engineering, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912; and b Department of Physics, Brown University, Providence, RI ... [Published PNAS - 8 hours ago]
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Time to end ban on gay blood donors

Sexually active gay men face a lifetime ban on blood donation in the United States but not in some other countries, such as Italy, where people are screened based on individual risk rather than broad identities. In a newly published commentary, Dr. Eli ... [Published Health Canal - 9 hours ago]
Entities: Donations, Gay, Donor
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Study: coaching helps prevent Medicare hospital re-admissions

CLEVELAND — A new study reports that an hourlong educational coaching session and two or three follow-up phone calls after a hospital stay reduced re-admission odds by 39 percent among Medicare patients.The study also found that the average cost of care ... [Published Suncoast News - 16 hours ago]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Rhode Island Invests in Competitive Research Award Program Targeting Collaborative Efforts

Providence, RI – Governor Lincoln D. Chafee and the Rhode Island Science and Technology Advisory Council (STAC), an initiative implemented from within Commerce RI, today announced the six recipients of Rhode Island Collaborative Research Grants. The ... [Published Review Zone - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Startup businesses topic of July 31 program

The Illinois Small Business Development Center at Illinois Valley Community College and Starved Rock Startups are hosting a noon luncheon Thursday, July 31, at Deer Park Country Club, Oglesby, featuring speaker Jill Salzman.Salzman will speak about the ... [Published - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Dr. Surendra Sharma honored by professional association

PUBLIC RELEASE DATE: 21-Jul-2014Surendra Sharma, MD, PhD, a research scientist and professor in the Department of Pediatrics at Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island and The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, was recently presented with ... [Published EurekAlert! - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Brown University Becomes Latest Ivy League School Under Federal Investigation

The U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights began investigating Brown University's handling of sexual assaults this month, bringing the total number of colleges facing such inquiries to 68.The investigation of Brown, an Ivy League school ... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Would you eat an energy bar made from crickets?

- Virgin.comSorry, we don't look so hot in this browser. If you want to see us at our very best then how about upgrading? We're worth it…Here are the instructions how to upgrade your web browser .If you're using Internet Explorer, 'compatibility mode' ... [Published Virgin Group - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Annenberg initiative awarded $50K

The Annenberg Institute for School Reform has been awarded a $50,000 grant to support the Urban Philanthropists Network a new initiative that brings together organizations working to prepare disadvantaged students for college.The Annenberg Institute for ... [Published Brown University - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 2 reports

Swinging arms most efficient way to running

Have you ever tried running without swinging your arms? Scientists have found that the swing in your arms counter balances the movement of your legs and saves energy at the same time.Christopher Arellano, from Brown University, US selected eight men and ... [Published Business Standard India - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 2 reports

New U-M president Mark Schlissel talks sexual assault, first-year goals, Mary Sue Coleman & more

Mark Schlissel's first week  as the 14th president of the University of Michigan is nearing an end.Although his tenure didn't technically start until July 14, 2014, the Brown University transplant has been making his rounds.He's been getting a feel for ... [Published - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 2 reports

News | NEW: Brown University Investigated by Feds in Sexual Assault Case

Brown University was notified Friday that the school is under federal investigation for a Title IX complaint from a sexual assault case in 2 ... [Published GoLocalProv - Jul 18 2014]


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Dr. Surendra Sharma honored by professional ass... [Published EurekAlert! - Jul 21 2014]
Parents rank their obese children as 'very heal... [Published EurekAlert! - Jul 21 2014]
Brown University Becomes Latest Ivy League Scho... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 21 2014]
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Job of the Week: Executive Director at Brown Un... [Published insideHPC - Jul 18 2014]
Brown University in Rhode Island is seeking an Executive Director for their Center for Computation and Visualization in our Job of the Week. ... employs anti-Israel propagandists [Published RedState Blog - Jul 18 2014]
Everybody’s making fun of voxster Zack Beauchamp these days, even Moe Lane pitched in (thanks Moe).  The dynamic dumbasses Beauchamp and Fisher have published more lies per column-inch than anyone since Goebbels and Fritsche. While many thinking ...
DOE, USDA awarding $12.6M to 10 biomass genomic... [Published Green Car Congress - Jul 17 2014]
The US Department of Energy (DOE) and the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) have selected 10 projects that will receive funding aimed at accelerating genetic breeding programs to improve plant feedstocks for the production of biofuels, biopower, and ...
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Neon Labs has raised $4.1 million in Series A funding. Mohr Davidow Ventures led the round with participation from return backers True Ventures and Steve Blank. Based in San Francisco, Neon Labs is an image selection platform for monetizing digital ...
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