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  1. Why Patience is PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Psychology Today

    ... deliver much better outcomes, not just for ourselves but for others too. In 2012, researchers at the University of Rochester replicated the marshmallow experiment. However, before doing so, they split the participating children into two groups, ...

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  2. Improving Antioxidant Therapy: Using Light to Separate the Good from the BadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Times of Wayne County

    We all know that antioxidants are good for us: most dietary advice includes a plug for lots of antioxidant-rich fruits and vegetables like blueberries, spinach and sweet potatoes. So why have so many antioxidant-based therapies failed in clinical trials? A $1.7 million National Institutes of Health grant to a junior investigator at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry aims to find out.

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  3. 15 Things Only A Homebody Would UnderstandRead the original story

    Saturday | Lifehack.org

    ... are so many genres that you can play just about any video game, according to your interests. The University of Rochester has found that people who play action-based video games make accurate decisions 25% faster . Record temperatures? Snowstorms? ...

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  4. General Brown Central School class leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Watertown Daily Times

    ... Miss Kim has remained on the high honor roll all four years of high school and received the University of Rochester Bausch & Lomb Honorary Science Award. Mr. Johnson, son of Warren and Mandy Johnson, Dexter, has an academic average of 97.60. He ...

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  5. Wayland 1-year-old is a Miracle Kida Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Genesee Country Express

    ... has been under construction since Fall 2012, is the largest capital project in the history of the University of Rochester. Supported by 14,000 individual donors, the hospital will continue to serve 74,000 children in the Finger Lakes region ...

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  6. Spin currents endure at room temperature in germaniumRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Nanotechweb.org

    ... of spin transport that was proposed last year by Yang Song, Oleg Chalaev and Hanan Dery of the University of Rochester in the US. While 660 nm may not seem like very far, it is much larger than the size of a feature in a modern integrated circuit. ...

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  7. Top tips for getting some sex this bank holiday weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Mirror.co.uk

    After coffee is proved to help your performance here are some other top tips for getting a bit of action this weekend Researchers at the University of Texas say caffeine increases the blood flow and improves erections. And the equivalent of two cups or a double shot cappuccino are apparently just the ticket! It's well known that guys love a lady in red, but researchers at the University of Rochester in New York found men AND women are more attracted to partners wearing crimson.

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  8. Anti-Stroke Drug Effective Treatment for Middle-Ear Infections, Authors SayRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | P&T Community

    An existing anti-stroke drug is an effective treatment for middle-ear infections, showing the ability to suppress mucus overproduction, to improve bacterial clearance, and to reduce hearing loss, according to researchers at Georgia State University and the University of Rochester. The findings, published in the Journal of Immunology , could result in a novel, nonantibiotic treatment for otitis media, possibly through topical drug delivery, the authors say.

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  9. UR researchers get grant to develop app for monitoring EbolaRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Rochester Business Journal

    Researchers from the University of Rochester have received a grant to develop an app to track the spread of Ebola and other infectious diseases, officials announced Friday. The grant from the National Science Foundation will allow the researchers to conduct a pilot study this summer in Lagos, Nigeria, UR officials said.

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  10. Anti-stroke Drug is Effective Treatment for Middle-ear InfectionsRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Infection Control Today

    An existing anti-stroke drug is an effective treatment for middle-ear infections, showing the ability to suppress mucus overproduction, improve bacterial clearance and reduce hearing loss, according to researchers at Georgia State University and the University of Rochester. The findings, published May 13 in the Journal of Immunology, could result in a novel, non-antibiotic treatment for otitis media, or middle-ear infection, possibly through topical drug delivery.

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  11. People with Similar Views Mirror Each Other's Speech PatternsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | PsychCentral

    People who hold similar beliefs tend to more closely mirror, or align with, each other's speech patterns, according to a new study at the University of Rochester. In addition, people who are better at compromising align even more closely.

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  12. Ambrell Names Anthony Mazzullo President and CEORead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | ThomasNet

    ... a BS in Electrical Engineering from Cornell University and an MBA in Finance and Accounting from the University of Rochester. Commenting on his appointment, Mr. Mazzullo said, "I am honored to have this opportunity to lead Ambrell during this time ...

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  13. Community tributeRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Rochester Business Journal

    Without question, the new Golisano Children's Hospital embodies the vision and generosity of Paychex Inc. founder Thomas Golisano. Without his gifts - totaling $34 million - it's hard to imagine how the University of Rochester would have built the eight-story tower to be dedicated next week.

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  14. Harrisville Central School class leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... Rob's Pro-Shop and in his spare time, restores a 1961 Willys Pickup Truck. Among his awards are the University of Rochester Bausch and Lomb Science Award, Elmira College Key Nominee, Elmira College Valedictorian Scholarship, The Sage Colleges ...

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  15. Tiny 'Crystal Cushion' Drives EarthquakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Live Science

    ... from the University of California, Berkeley School of Journalism, and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Rochester. Jesse spent years covering finance and cut his teeth at local newspapers, working local politics and police beats. Jesse likes ...

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  16. Watertown High School class leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... Foundation Youth Philanthropy Council and Ohio Reading Buddies, received the Bausch and Lomb University of Rochester Science Scholarship and has been named a WWNY-TV 7 Academic All-Star. He volunteers at the Iron Man Triathlon, Salvation Army, Red ...

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  17. Existing anti-stroke drug can be effective in treating middle-ear infectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Medical News

    An existing anti-stroke drug is an effective treatment for middle-ear infections, showing the ability to suppress mucus overproduction, improve bacterial clearance and reduce hearing loss, according to researchers at Georgia State University and the University of Rochester. The findings, published May 13 in the Journal of Immunology , could result in a novel, non-antibiotic treatment for otitis media, or middle-ear infection, possibly through topical drug delivery.

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  18. Reading can keep young minds fresh over summer breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | RecordNET

    ... summer slide? Letting kids choose their own books to read, according to a recent study from the University of Rochester in New York. Students who were allowed to choose the books they read over summer break came back to school with better reading ...

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  19. Why I Work: Twin Passions For Finance & Empowerment Drive Wells Fargo's Lisa FrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | NewsOne

    ... received a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from Clarkson University and a MBA from the University of Rochester. Prior to Wells Fargo, she worked at Disney , holding several roles in brand and alliance development. She says she ...

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  20. Anti-Stroke Drug Effective Treatment for Middle-Ear Infections, Researchers SayRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | PRWeb

    An existing anti-stroke drug is an effective treatment for middle-ear infections, showing the ability to suppress mucus overproduction, improve bacterial clearance and reduce hearing loss, according to researchers at Georgia State University and the University of Rochester. An existing anti-stroke drug is an effective treatment for middle-ear infections, showing the ability to suppress mucus overproduction, improve bacterial clearance and reduce hearing loss, according to researchers at Georgia State University and the University of Rochester.

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