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Good vibrations: Muscle stimulation might help stave off type 2 diabetes.

By Merrill Douglas On Aug 15, 2005

If you don’t exercise, you increase your risk of developing type 2 diabetes, an ailment that health officials say has reached epidemic levels. Leann Lesperance is looking for ways to...… Read more

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A tiny pump promises big time performance: BU invention could ‘sweeten’ diabetes therapy within five years

By Ingrid Husisian On Jun 1, 2003

...sample, analyzes it, and tells other components how to act in response. Zhong’s device has significant potential in the treatment of diabetes because it is small enough to be inserted...… Read more

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BU tapped for $1 million federal grant to expand nursing education opportunities

By Marty Doorey On Jun 20, 2002

...with diabetes. Spencer notes that many of those with diabetes were elderly and had to travel great distances to learn how to care for their diabetes. To solve the issue,...… Read more

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Center for Protein Dynamics gets $200k federal boost

By Research Advancement On Mar 26, 2003

...to establish our Innovative Technologies Complex and support our Center for Protein Dynamics, helping our researchers make significant advances in disease diagnostics, early interventions for such diseases as diabetes, cancer...… Read more

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NYSTAR award jump starts partnership behind vibrational therapy device

By Katie Ellis On Apr 15, 2005

...calendar year, it’s more likely to be early next year.” However, there are also long-term effects, such as osteoporosis and Type 2 diabetes, which are believed to be linked to...… Read more

Faculty

Exploring the value of ‘Energy Star’ homes

By Todd R. McAdam On Oct 29, 2014

The numbers in neat columns tell — column by column, page by page — a story spread out across Carmen Carrión-Flores’ desk at Binghamton University. It’s a great story, she...… Read more

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Professor’s technology outsmarts Google

By Rachel Coker On Mar 25, 2009

billion pages, is about 15 times larger. Google, which relies on a “crawler” to examine pages and catalog them for future searches, can search about 20 billion pages. Web crawlers...… Read more