Faculty Inventors Honored
Two faculty members at North Carolina State University are being named fellows by the National Academy of Inventors (NAI). The new NAI fellows are Donald L. Bitzer, Distinguished University Research Professor of Computer Science, and William Ditto, professor of physics. The […]
Building 3-D models of molecules with RealityConvert
RealityConvert software creates 3-D models of molecules for research, education and drug discovery.
Study: More Neuroscience Research Articles Are Reporting the Sex of Laboratory Animals
The number of neuroscience research studies reporting the sex of lab animals increased significantly in the current decade, though sex bias remains present.
“Space” Invader – Invasive Marine Fouling Species Crowds Out Natives
An invasive species of tunicate known as Clavelina oblonga crowds out and overgrows other marine fouling species and reduces biodiversity.
Study Examines Hiring, Retention of Women and Underrepresented Minorities in STEM Faculty
NC State statistician Marcia Gumpertz conducted a “snapshot” survey of time to tenure, promotion and retention for female and minority faculty in four different STEM fields.
Researchers Receive Grant to Study GenX Exposure in New Hanover County Residents
NC State researchers will lead study on GenX exposure in New Hanover County residents
Prenatal Exposure to BPA at ‘Safe’ Levels Can Affect Gene Expression in Developing Rat Brain
Prenatal exposure to BPA at very low levels affects gene expression in the developing rat brain.
Voltage-driven Liquid Metal Fractals
Low voltage makes high surface-tension liquid metal spread and form fractals
Stuck on You: Nanogel Capsule Helps Cardiac Stem Cells
Nanogel capsule helps cardiac stem cells stay put.
Keratin, Pigment, Proteins From 54 Million-Year-Old Sea Turtle Show Survival Trait Evolution
Fossil tissues show that a pigment-based survival trait common to modern sea turtles evolved at least 54 million years ago.