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RNA

Guo Lab Shows Potential of RNA as Heat-resistant Polymer Material for Nanoarchitectures

Breakthrough positions RNA to be a new, unique type of polymer with advantages over conventional chemical polymers. The team's article will appear in a forthcoming edition of the journal ACS Nano.

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smoke free

Study Finds Smoke-free Communities Associated with Fewer Hospitalizations for Emphysema

A study recently published in the American Journal of Public Health finds that individuals living in a community with comprehensive smoke-free workplace laws or regulations are less likely to be hospitalized for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or emphysema.

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CCTS

Center for Clinical and Translational Launches New Website

The new investigator-oriented website facilitates easy access to the broad range of CCTS services and resources and provides news and event information.

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community medicine

Researchers Find Correlation Between Unhealthy Diets and Testosterone Levels

Researchers in the Division of Community Medicine are finding a correlation between diet and levels of testosterone in men ages 45 and older. Low testosterone levels are linked to cardiovascular disease, decrease in muscle mass and all causes of mortality, as well as a reduction in quality of life.

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