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Harner asks (and answers): What is the essence of Colorado Springs?

Harner asks (and answers): What is the essence of Colorado Springs?

What is the essence of Colorado Springs? What creates its sense of place — its idiosyncratic and often paradoxical relationship to industrialization, natural...
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New method developed to detect and adjust population structure in genetic summary data

New method developed to detect and adjust population structure in genetic summary data

In a new study published today in the American Journal of Human Genetics, researchers announced the development of a new method to increase the utility and...
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CU Anschutz called a ‘case study’ for commercializing medical breakthroughs

CU Anschutz called a ‘case study’ for commercializing medical breakthroughs

A new paper highlights the academic medical center’s record of turning discoveries into innovative products that benefit patients and public health
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AI may soon predict how electronics fail

AI may soon predict how electronics fail

Think of them as master Lego builders, only at an atomic scale. Engineers at CU Boulder have taken a major step forward in combing advanced computer...
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Healthy gut and healthy heart: AB Nexus funds second round of grants

Healthy gut and healthy heart: AB Nexus funds second round of grants

Now well into its first year, AB Nexus announced a new round of grants totaling $550,000 for collaborative projects from researchers at CU Boulder and CU...
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With a treasure trove of data, CU Anschutz gears up to strike gold

With a treasure trove of data, CU Anschutz gears up to strike gold

Staying competitive in the medical field now requires a new type of mining. While there are no hard hats required, extracting data from a vast array of...
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To prevent next pandemic, scientists say we must regulate air like food and water

To prevent next pandemic, scientists say we must regulate air like food and water

Humans in the 21st century spend most of their time indoors, but the air we breathe inside buildings is not regulated to the same degree as the food we eat and...
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Intense light may hold answer to heart treatment dilemma

Intense light may hold answer to heart treatment dilemma

The gene, ANGPTL4, regulates fatty lipids in plasma. Scientists have found that people with lower levels of it also have reduced triglycerides and lipids,...
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CU Dental researchers make craniofacial gene discovery

CU Dental researchers make craniofacial gene discovery

Patience. It's something most researchers need when it comes to discoveries. For Jamie Nichols, CU Dental craniofacial biology assistant professor, and his...
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Common plants and pollinators act as anchors for ecosystems

Common plants and pollinators act as anchors for ecosystems

The next time you go for a hike, take an extra moment to appreciate the seemingly ordinary life all around you. A house fly, humble yarrow weed and other “...
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Anxiety among fathers is higher than recently reported, new study suggests

Anxiety among fathers is higher than recently reported, new study suggests

In a new study published in The Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics & Gynecology, researchers from the Colorado School of Public Health on the University...
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CU Faculty Voices: A historian gets fact-checked

Editor’s note: This is one in a series of commentaries by CU faculty, presented by the Faculty Council Communications Committee and CU Connections. Learn more...
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Heat waves could cause 10 times more crop damage than now projected, research finds

Heat waves could cause 10 times more crop damage than now projected, research finds

Heat waves, which are projected to become more frequent and intense as the century progresses, could cause as much as 10 times more crop damage than is now...
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CU Denver study: More than 64% of health CEOs concerned about pandemic challenges

CU Denver study: More than 64% of health CEOs concerned about pandemic challenges

In ground-breaking research released today, researchers found that the “new normal,” brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, provides both disruptions and unique...
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2% of people carry 90% of COVID-19 virus, and roommates are safer than you think

2% of people carry 90% of COVID-19 virus, and roommates are safer than you think

A few “super carriers” with off-the-charts viral loads are likely responsible for the bulk of COVID-19 transmissions, while about half of infected people aren’...
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Vaccinated? You are now free to move about the cabin. Sort of.

Vaccinated? You are now free to move about the cabin. Sort of.

For about 1.2 million Coloradans, the world suddenly appears brighter. They represent the small percentage of the state’s 5.9 million residents who, some might...
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Searches begin for AVC/Digital Strategy, AVC/Research positions

Searches begin for AVC/Digital Strategy, AVC/Research positions

Chancellor Michelle Marks and Thomas Flaig, vice chancellor for research for CU Denver | Anschutz, will identify a search committee tasked with recommending...
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Research and Creative Work 2019-20 annual report released

Research and Creative Work 2019-20 annual report released

The report showcases highlights from University of Colorado Boulder research and creative work from the past year, providing a window into the impactful work...
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CU Boulder and Anschutz experimenting with blood sugar to power prostheses

CU Boulder and Anschutz experimenting with blood sugar to power prostheses

CU Boulder and CU Anschutz researchers are developing a new technique to harvest electricity from blood sugar to power medical devices as part of a project...
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Third annual Destination Startup event expands across the Mountain West, connecting top research-based startups with investors

Third annual Destination Startup event expands across the Mountain West, connecting top research-based startups with investors

In 2019, Venture Partners at CU Boulder—the university's commercialization arm—launched the state's first-ever showcase for research-based startups spun out of...
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CU Denver researcher studies international cooperation in fighting COVID-19

CU Denver researcher studies international cooperation in fighting COVID-19

Jongeun You, a researcher at the University of Colorado Denver, recently released a study looking at how a more global approach would have far-reaching...
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CU Anschutz experts break down COVID-19 effects by body part

CU Anschutz experts break down COVID-19 effects by body part

During the months-long pandemic, healthcare providers have seen a lot of things, often on levels they have never seen before. From brain fog and loss of smell...
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CU Boulder researchers help clear the air in Denver Public Schools

Researchers fight COVID-19 with new air filtration in Denver Public Schools

When students in more than 20 Denver Public Schools return to classrooms for the spring semester, they’ll be coming back to cleaner indoor air, thanks in part...
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CU Anschutz COVIDome Project aimed at speeding lifesaving treatment

CU Anschutz COVIDome Project aimed at speeding lifesaving treatment

Last spring, as healthcare providers and scientists around the world scrambled to treat a surge of patients infected with a virus that experts knew little...
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UCCS recognizes three researchers for hitting career milestones

UCCS recognizes three researchers for hitting career milestones

After a year when UCCS researchers secured more than $18 million in sponsored research funding, three faculty members hit career milestones in funding...

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