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  1. Local students learn tools to start their own businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WHEC-TV Rochester

    ... a lifelong dream and it teaches them how to do it." Young Entrepreneurs Academy got its start on the University of Rochester campus back in 2004. Now it is nationwide, helping students launch over 1,000 small businesses. News10NBC/WHEC-TV welcomes ...

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  2. International Funding Partners Advance Batten Disease Research TargetsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Business Wire

    ... London; Jeffery Gerst, PhD, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel; and Erika Augustine, MD, the University of Rochester. The DEM-CHILD NCL Patient Database project led by Schulz is the first worldwide attempt to collect and analyze clinical data of ...

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  3. Bills team error leads to confusion regarding Coach Marrone's healthRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WHEC-TV Rochester

    ... this will have no effect on his ability to coach the team. News10NBC spoke with an oncologist at the University of Rochester for some insight about Marrone's prognosis. Marrone was back at One Bills Drive Wednesday leading voluntary workouts. The ...

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  4. UCSD Faculty Athletics Rep Named to American Academy of Arts and SciencesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | San Diego NewsCape

    ... Chair in Chemistry, received his bachelor's degree from Brown University and his PhD from the University of Rochester. He was a postdoctoral fellow at MIT and later a professor of chemistry at Purdue University from 1982 to 1998, when he joined the ...

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  5. Biologist Vera Gorbunova to Lead $9.5 Million Multi-Institution Longevity Research ProjectRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Newswise

    University of Rochester Professor of Biology Vera Gorbunova, whose innovative research on DNA repair and the aging process has been internationally recognized, has been awarded a $9.5 million grant from the National Institute on Aging to study longevity.

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  6. UR gets $2M grant to study ratsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | 13WHAM

    The University of Rochester is getting nearly $2 million to study rodents -- research that could improve the health of humans.

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  7. Building A Simple Portfolio Using Fama-French, Novy-Marx And Swensen PrinciplesRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... From an interview with Phil DeMuth, Dr. Robert Novy-Marx, professor at the Simon Business School - University of Rochester, is quoted as follows: "Arguably, the most important thing an investor can do is to diversify, whether it is across geography, ...

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  8. What we're learning about AlzheimersRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... Alzheimer's research. Dr. Howard Federoff worked with a team of researchers at Georgetown and the University of Rochester to develop a blood test that can predict the disease. Many have tried to accomplish this coup in the past, but Federoff and his ...

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  9. 2 UCSD Professors Elected to American Academy of Arts and SciencesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... Chair in Chemistry, received his bachelor's degree from Brown University and his PhD from the University of Rochester. He was a postdoctoral fellow at MIT and later a professor of chemistry at Purdue University from 1982 to 1998, when he joined the ...

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  10. Cliff Kubiak Elected a Member of the American Academy of Arts and SciencesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | UC San Diego Tritons

    ... Chair in Chemistry, received his bachelor's degree from Brown University and his PhD from the University of Rochester. He was a postdoctoral fellow at MIT and later a professor of chemistry at Purdue University from 1982 to 1998, when he joined the ...

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  11. Slimming ICs to a Single Molecule WideRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | DesignLines

    ... ultraviolet light , rather than the tired old visible spectrum. However, researchers at the University of Rochester have slimmed things down far below even the ambitious targets of those projects. They have found a way to send an electric charge ...

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  12. Program taught in American Sign Language helps deaf achieve healthier weightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... author of the study and associate professor of family medicine and public health sciences at the University of Rochester in New York. "Collaboration with deaf ASL users is essential to develop accessible and culturally appropriate programs." In ...

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  13. Something to consider if you have a uterine fibroidRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... the federal government for taking this preventative stance on women's health. Kudos also to the University of Rochester and Unity Health Systems for stopping their procedures until further research is conducted. It is an awesome feeling, to witness ...

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  14. Irish Claim Four-Shot Win At Oak Hill IntercollegiateRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | IHigh

    ... over Nebraska (289-292-289-870) at Oak Hill Country Club. The Irish, co-hosts of the event with the University of Rochester, secured their first team tournament victory since claiming the 2012 BIG EAST Championship. "We're excited to have earned a ...

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  15. Owners of nearby businesses welcome UR's College TownRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... for the whole area." Percolating since 2008, College Town aims to transform 14 acres owned by the University of Rochester into a 500,000-square-foot mixed-use development that will serve as a gateway to UR's River Campus and medical center. Gilbane ...

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  16. Taking the pulse of mountain formation in the AndesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 21 | Science Daily

    ... formed. New research by Carmala Garzione, a professor of earth and environmental sciences at the University of Rochester, and colleagues sheds light on the mystery. In a paper published in the latest Earth and Planetary Science Letters , Garzione ...

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  17. The Andes' pulsating riseRead the original story

    Tuesday | Environmental News Network

    New research by Carmala Garzione, Earth and Environmental Sciences professor from the University of Rochester suggests that the Antiplano plateau in the central Andes Mountains along with the entire mountain range likely arose in a series of periodic rapid pulses instead of a more continuous gradual surface uplift.

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  18. Green tech powers up NYC companiesRead the original story

    Tuesday | Crain's New York Business

    ... NYSERDA ponied up $15 million for three proof-of-concept centers run by Columbia, NYU Poly and the University of Rochester to help researchers get from idea to funding to commercialization. "We are finding ways to give early adopters and startup ...

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  19. Progress made in developing nanoscale electronics: New research...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 21 | Science Daily

    ... of a single molecule. Alexander Shestopalov, an assistant professor of chemical engineering at the University of Rochester, has done just that, thereby taking us one step closer to nanoscale circuitry. "Until now, scientists have been unable to ...

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  20. Neurotics don't just avoid action: They dislike itRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... are neurotic. Under certain circumstances neuroticism can be good for your health, according to a University of Rochester Medical Center study showing that some self-described neurotics also tended to have the lowest levels of Interleukin ... ...

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