Latest Rutgers Stories

2010-03-17 13:30:00

PlayStation 3-based system developed by Rutgers engineers; evaluated in Indiana University School of Medicine pilot trial.

2009-11-09 10:25:00

Authentication research aims to make it harder to crack security questions.

2009-10-14 14:23:55

Rutgers researchers have discovered novel electronic properties in two-dimensional sheets of carbon atoms called graphene that could one day be the heart of speedy and powerful electronic devices.

2009-06-25 08:00:00

According to Rutgers research, families want guidance on kitchen basics and make positive changes when they receive it PITTSBURGH, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- With 2009 widely described as "the year of the home cook," it's no surprise that many Americans are getting reacquainted with their kitchens.

2009-06-10 09:50:00

Rutgers researchers have discovered a potential new way to treat childhood epilepsy using a widely available therapeutic drug.

2009-04-07 12:41:00

Rutgers geneticist Linda Brzustowicz and her colleagues have identified a specific DNA change that is likely to increase risk for developing schizophrenia in some people.

2009-03-29 22:01:11

Lakisha Freeman's 18 points, six rebounds and five assists Sunday led Purdue to a 67-61 NCAA Tournament Oklahoma City Regional victory against Rutgers. Sixth-seeded Purdue used runs of 15-4 and 12-0 in the first half to open a 40-33 lead at the break and secured the win in the final minute with FahKara Malone's basket and two free throws by Jodi Howell. Howell finished with 15 points (3-of-4 3-pointers), while Lindsay Wisdom-Hylton had 13 points and eight rebounds for the Lady Boilermakers...

2009-03-12 15:35:00

Rutgers AIDS researchers Gail Ferstandig Arnold and Eddy Arnold may have turned a corner in their search for a HIV vaccine.

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  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.