Life & Health Sciences
March 20, 2017
The conference will focus on cutting-edge research conducted on the IU Bloomington campus that has the potential to lead to commercial applications.
March 14, 2017
Graduate programs at Indiana University in library and information studies, business, education, the humanities, law, medicine, nursing and social sciences have been recognized by U.S. News and World Report in its annual rankings.
March 7, 2017
A study by Indiana University researchers has identified 24 compounds -- including caffeine -- with the potential to boost an enzyme in the brain shown to protect against dementia. The research appeared March 7 in the journal Scientific Reports.
February 27, 2017
A study by scientists at Indiana University has found that the master gene that regulates these differences plays a complex role in matching the right physical trait to the right sex. The research, published Feb. 27 in the journal Nature Communications, reveals new details about the behavior of the gene called "doublesex," or dsx.
February 16, 2017
The study is the first to reveal in extreme detail the operation of the biochemical clockwork that drives cellular division in bacteria and could inform efforts to develop drugs that combat antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
February 13, 2017
Nine Indiana University scholars and researchers have been promoted to distinguished professor, the highest academic rank the university bestows upon faculty.
February 1, 2017
Honeybees contribute more than $15 billion annually to the U.S. economy. The Bee Corp., founded by IU alumni, monitors conditions inside commercial beehives and seeks to combat hive mortality.
January 31, 2017
A recent study from researchers at Indiana University found older men and women maintain sexual relationships even into their 80s. Since older adults are often ignored in sexual health education, the possibility for HIV transmission is heightened.