Latest University of Houston Stories

2011-06-03 00:02:24

Working to better predict general patterns of evolution, a University of Houston (UH) biologist and his team have discovered some surprising things about gene mutations that might one day make it possible to predict the progression of chronic disease.

2011-06-02 15:49:01

University of Houston researchers have developed a method for creating single-crystal arrays of the material graphene, an advance that opens the possibility of a replacement for silicon in high-performance computers and electronics.

2011-05-26 13:37:11

After 17 years of researching traumatic stress with war-afflicted populations (veterans and civilians) and job stress in the medical profession, Teresa McIntyre, a research professor in the department of psychology and the Texas Institute for Evaluation, Measurement and Statistics (TIMES), at the University of Houston (UH), decided to study another high risk occupation, middle school teachers in seventh and eighth grade.

2011-05-03 16:30:00

HOUSTON, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pannell Kerr Forster of Texas, P.C. (PKF Texas) is pleased announce Kenneth Guidry, CPA, President, has been recognized by the University of Houston C.T.

2011-04-21 09:55:00

NORCROSS, Ga., April 21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- UHS-Pruitt Corporation is excited to announce the redesign of its website. The new layout leads viewers through options individual to their needs and to solutions that meet their healthcare requirements.

2011-03-23 07:25:00

Team effort between UH, Michigan State may lead to strategies to reduce antibiotic resistance.

2011-03-07 09:56:00

HOUSTON, March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The United States Basketball Writers Association (USBWA) (sportswriters.net) has announced that its annual basketball awards will be presented at an 8 a.m. breakfast celebration on Friday, April 1, at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas.

2011-02-11 19:09:04

Eliminating tens of thousands of manual lab experiments, two University of Houston (UH) professors are working toward a method to cut the development time of new antibiotics.

2011-01-21 09:53:24

Monitoring everything from explosives to tainted milk, materials for use in creating sensors for detection devices have been developed by a University of Houston (UH) chemist and his team.

2011-01-12 12:52:00

Legal education organization to provide survey of recent developments and actions in the energy and environmental legal arenas HOUSTON, Jan.

Word of the Day
  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
The word 'coruscant' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to flash' or 'to sparkle'.