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Study: How to Calculate Pricing and Resources for Cloud Computing

Researchers in the University at Buffalo School of Management have developed a new algorithm that cloud computing service providers can use to establish pricing and allocate resources.
18-Apr-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

This 2-D Nanosheet Expands Like a Grow Monster

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Engineers discovered that tiny crystal lattices called “self-assembling molecular nanosheets” expand when exposed to light. The advancement could form the backbone of new light-powered actuators, oscillators and other microscopic electronic...
18-Apr-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Remnants of Antibiotics Persist in Treated Farm Waste, Research Finds

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Each year, farmers in the U.S. purchase tens of millions of pounds of antibiotics approved for use in livestock. When the animals’ manure is reused as fertilizer or bedding, traces of the medicines leach into the environment. New research holds...
12-Apr-2018 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Studies Show Hookah Also Plays Critical Role in Tobacco Product Landscape

The findings of two recently published studies on the emergence of hookah use indicate that public health officials may need to consider broadening their tobacco prevention efforts beyond traditional cigarettes.
9-Apr-2018 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Do Veggie Vans Change the Way People Eat? New UB Study Aims to Find Out

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Lucia Leone and her team will expand their successful Veggie Van project by helping organizations across the Northeast and Southeast start mobile produce markets using the Veggie Van model.
5-Apr-2018 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Ancient Paper Art, Kirigami, Poised to Improve Smart Clothing

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In a study published April 2 in the journal Advanced Materials, a University at Buffalo-led research team describes how kirigami has inspired its efforts to build malleable electronic circuits.
3-Apr-2018 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Study: Are They Lying? What Non-Verbal Clues Can and Cannot Tell You

From dating sites to job interviews to law enforcement, decision making would be much easier if there were some mannerism that served as a guaranteed indication of a lie. Unfortunately for the dateless, hiring managers, the police or anyone else...
23-Mar-2018 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Study: College Education Linked to Opioid Misuse Among Baby Boomers

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The more educated a member of the baby boomer generation, the more likely they are to misuse prescription opioids, according to new research from the University at Buffalo.
21-Mar-2018 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Blood Test Does Not Detect Concussions, UB Expert Warns

21-Feb-2018 9:05 AM EST

Houston’s Flooding Underscores Disaster Management Challenges of Years to Come in Communities Nationwide, UB Expert Says

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30-Aug-2017 3:45 PM EDT

‘Smokeless Doesn’t Mean Harmless’ Campaign May Be Doing More Harm, Researchers Argue

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FDA ad campaign geared toward rural teens who use smokeless tobacco products fails to provide public with important information on relative risks of smokeless tobacco compared to traditional cigarettes, Kozlowski and Sweanor write.
8-Feb-2017 12:00 PM EST

Are the Cubs really cursed?

26-Oct-2016 10:05 AM EDT

Medicine Is the One Item You Should Never Buy Online, Says UB Pharmacy Practice Expert

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The convenience of purchasing medicine online does not outweigh the risks, says Karl Fiebelkorn, University at Buffalo pharmacy practice expert.
28-Jul-2016 1:05 PM EDT

After Orlando Shooting, Focus on ISIS and Terrorism Distracts From Real Issues, UB Queer History Expert Says

14-Jun-2016 4:05 PM EDT

Clinicians Need to Screen ‘Nicotine Naïve’ Teenagers for Vaping, Says UB Addictions Expert

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UB addictions expert Nancy Campbell-Heider calls on clinicians to screen for vaping among teens, who are either uninformed or misinformed about the dangers and risks associated with electronic cigarettes.
6-May-2016 12:30 PM EDT

FDA's New Tobacco Rules May Have an Unintended Effect, University at Buffalo Expert Says

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5-May-2016 4:05 PM EDT

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