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Robert Shapiro, M.D., Ph.D.; Christopher Francklyn, Ph.D.; Jon Ramsey, Ph.D.; Rachael Oldinski, Ph.D.; Dryver Huston, Ph.D., Daniel Weiss, M.D., Ph.D.

07-01-2015

Researchers Pitch their Ideas: UVM Hosts First University-Wide SPARK-VT

With proposals ranging from low-cost ground-penetrating radar to a lung sealant derived from seaweed, six research teams from the University of Vermont pitched their ideas to a panel of experts at the first university-wide SPARK-VT session, all hoping to receive a seed grant to help move their innovative work one step closer to ...

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Ahmed Abdeen Hamed

06-29-2015

New Role for Twitter: Early Warning System for Bad Drug Interactions

A team of scientists has invented a new technique for discovering potentially dangerous drug interactions and unknown side-effects — before they show up in medical databases, like PubMed, or even before doctors and researchers have heard of them at all.

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06-22-2015

UVM’s Home State Ranked #5 in the Nation for Start-Ups

In the just released Kauffman Index of  Startup Activity, the Kauffman Foundation has ranked the University of Vermont’s home state of Vermont #5 in the country for business start-ups. 

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06-15-2015

In search of the smart grid

Not quite sure what the “smart grid” really means? You’re not alone. We’re here to help with a look at the flow of power and how UVM faculty and alumni are shaping its future in Vermont. 

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