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Farmington Startup Sets Sights on Curing Retinal-Disease Blindness

By   /  May 25, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, Americas, Cuba, English, Environment, Health, Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Research, Security, Technology Incubation Program, United States Government, United States of America, US State Governments, US State of Connecticut  /  Comments Off on Farmington Startup Sets Sights on Curing Retinal-Disease Blindness

MIL OSI USA – Source: US State of Connecticut Headline: Farmington Startup Sets Sights on Curing Retinal-Disease Blindness Tucked inside a small laboratory at UConn’s Technology Incubation Program (TIP) in Farmington, Conn., Nicole Wagner is trying to cure vision impairment and blindness for more than 30 million people worldwide.Using a protein, grown in the laboratory […]

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In Cuba with Biostatistician Tania Huedo-Medina

By   /  May 20, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, Americas, Cuba, Economics, English, Health, Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Research, Security, social sciences, United States Government, United States of America, US State Governments, US State of Connecticut  /  Comments Off on In Cuba with Biostatistician Tania Huedo-Medina

MIL OSI USA – Source: US State of Connecticut Headline: In Cuba with Biostatistician Tania Huedo-Medina Cuba has had extraordinary success in communicating important health messages around preventing things like HIV, obesity, and addiction to its citizens, but a lagging technological infrastructure has made collecting and storing that data challenging. UConn biostatistics professor Tania Huedo-Medina […]

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FIJI: Pacific-wide study aims to understand how journalists cover climate change

By   /  May 18, 2017  /  Analysis-Reportage, Climate Change, English, Environment, Featured story, Fiji, Front page, Journalism, Media, MIL OSI, MIL Reports, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Media Watch, Pacific Region, Reportage, Research  /  Comments Off on FIJI: Pacific-wide study aims to understand how journalists cover climate change

MIL OSI Analysis – By Kendall Hutt  AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Climate change is at the heart of a unique regional study into journalism culture in the Pacific.  The study, focusing on journalism’s role in democracy amid cultural, economic, environmental, political and technological changes throughout the University of the South Pacific’s 12 member […]

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Researchers Launch National Study on the Lives of LGBTQ Teens

By   /  May 18, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, Americas, Economics, English, Environment, Humanities & Social Sciences, Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Research, Security, United States Government, United States of America, US State Governments, US State of Connecticut  /  Comments Off on Researchers Launch National Study on the Lives of LGBTQ Teens

MIL OSI USA – Source: US State of Connecticut Headline: Researchers Launch National Study on the Lives of LGBTQ Teens UConn researchers and the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) have launched a new, comprehensive national survey to examine the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) teenagers.The online survey is open to LGBTQ teens […]

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Researchers Win Funding for Study of Insulators

By   /  May 17, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, Americas, Defence, Defense, Economics, Energy, English, Intelligence, Internet Communications Technology, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Research, School of Engineering, Science, Security, United States Government, United States of America, US State Governments, US State of Connecticut  /  Comments Off on Researchers Win Funding for Study of Insulators

MIL OSI USA – Source: US State of Connecticut Headline: Researchers Win Funding for Study of Insulators A team of researchers from UConn and other universities was recently awarded a multi-million dollar grant from the Department of Defense to learn how insulating materials exposed to very high electric fields break down.UConn researcher Ramamurthy ‘Rampi’ Ramprasad […]

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Ticking Biological Clock: Migratory Birds Arriving Late to Breeding Grounds

By   /  May 15, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, Americas, Climate Change, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, English, Environment, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Research, United States Government, United States of America, US State Governments, US State of Connecticut  /  Comments Off on Ticking Biological Clock: Migratory Birds Arriving Late to Breeding Grounds

MIL OSI USA – Source: US State of Connecticut Headline: Ticking Biological Clock: Migratory Birds Arriving Late to Breeding Grounds New research shows climate change is altering the delicate seasonal clock that North American migratory songbirds rely on to successfully mate and raise healthy offspring, setting in motion a domino effect that could threaten the […]

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UConn Named a Top Producer of Fulbright Scholars

By   /  May 15, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, Americas, English, Intelligence, international, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Research, Security, teaching, The University, United States Government, United States of America, US State Governments, US State of Connecticut  /  Comments Off on UConn Named a Top Producer of Fulbright Scholars

MIL OSI USA – Source: US State of Connecticut Headline: UConn Named a Top Producer of Fulbright Scholars The University of Connecticut is among the top 10 producers of Fulbright Scholars from research institutions this year.The University has seven Fulbright Scholars on its faculty who will be teaching and performing research around the world in the […]

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New UConn Butterfly Bushes Land on the Market

By   /  May 12, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, Americas, College of Agriculture Health and Natural Resources, Community Impact, Economics, English, Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Research, Security, United States Government, United States of America, US State Governments, US State of Connecticut  /  Comments Off on New UConn Butterfly Bushes Land on the Market

MIL OSI USA – Source: US State of Connecticut Headline: New UConn Butterfly Bushes Land on the Market With the arrival of the new growing season quickly approaching, plant enthusiasts may choose from several new butterfly bush (Buddleia) varieties for their gardening pleasure, thanks to the College’s plant breeding work headed by Mark Brand, professor […]

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Lifting Spirits Doesn’t Require Many Reps

By   /  May 12, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, Americas, College of Agriculture Health and Natural Resources, Economics, English, Graduate School, graduate students, Health, Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Research, Security, United States Government, United States of America, US State Governments, US State of Connecticut  /  Comments Off on Lifting Spirits Doesn’t Require Many Reps

MIL OSI USA – Source: US State of Connecticut Headline: Lifting Spirits Doesn’t Require Many Reps You don’t have to spend hours at the gym or work up a dripping sweat to improve your mood and feel better about yourself, researchers at the University of Connecticut say in a new study.If you lead a sedentary […]

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A Better View of How Tumors Form in the Eye

By   /  May 11, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, Americas, cancer research, Economics, English, Health, Intelligence, Internet Communications Technology, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Research, Security, UConn Health, United States Government, United States of America, US State Governments, US State of Connecticut  /  Comments Off on A Better View of How Tumors Form in the Eye

MIL OSI USA – Source: US State of Connecticut Headline: A Better View of How Tumors Form in the Eye The formation of tumors in the eye can cause blindness. But, for some reason our corneas, the transparent layer that forms the front of our eyes, have a natural ability to prevent it.Researchers in the […]

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Research needed for more women get into tech careers

By   /  May 7, 2017  /  24/7, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Economics, English, Eva Sherwood, Fifth Estate - MIL OSI, Make Lemonade Media, MIL OSI, New Zealand, News, NZTech, Open Source Intel, Oracle, Pacific Region, Press Release Service, Research, Women  /  Comments Off on Research needed for more women get into tech careers

MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: MakeLemonade.nz Headline: Research needed for more women get into tech careers Wellington – New Zealand needs more research on why younger generations of women are not considering a career in Tech and why we see a high dropout of women dropout of the workforce, a NZTech leader says. Eva […]

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Project Designed to Help Debtors Fight Back in Court

By   /  May 4, 2017  /  24/7 OSI, Americas, Community Impact, English, Humanities & Social Sciences, Intelligence, MIL OSI, Oil, Open Source Intel, Research, School of Law, Security, United States Government, United States of America, US State Governments, US State of Connecticut  /  Comments Off on Project Designed to Help Debtors Fight Back in Court

MIL OSI USA – Source: US State of Connecticut Headline: Project Designed to Help Debtors Fight Back in Court Debt. Most of us work hard to stay out of it. Dalié Jiménez, on the other hand, can’t seem to get enough.The UConn law professor and bankruptcy scholar has spent much of the past eight years […]

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