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UAMS Researchers Help Uncover Possible Sex Determinant in Mammals

LITTLE ROCK — A group of researchers at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) helped discover a new molecular “earmark” on DNA that may determine the sex of all mammals. The sex of human and all mammalian babies may be determined by a simple earmarking of an ancient virus that inserted itself into [...]

By | March 30th, 2016|News Release, UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Researchers Receive $4.4 Million Grant for Space Radiation Health Research

June 5, 2014 | A team of University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) research scientists recently was awarded a three-year $4.4 million grant by the National Space Biomedical Research Institute (NSBRI) to investigate the degenerative or long-term health effects of space radiation on cardiovascular health, as part of the newly formed Center for Space Radiation Research.

By | June 5th, 2014|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Researchers Awarded $4.4 Million Grant for Space Radiation Health Research

LITTLE ROCK – A team of University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) research scientists recently was awarded a three-year $4.4 million grant by the National Space Biomedical Research Institute (NSBRI) to investigate the degenerative or long-term health effects of space radiation on cardiovascular health, as part of the newly formed Center for Space Radiation Research.

By | June 3rd, 2014|News Release, UAMS News|0 Comments