Latest University of Louisville Stories

2011-07-29 08:30:00

LOUISVILLE, Ky., July 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Louisville (UofL) announced today it has worked with IBM (NYSE: IBM) to double its high performance computing power as part of a $1.8 million investment in their supercomputing system.

2011-05-20 11:14:46

Rob Summers was left paralyzed after a car accident in 2006 but is now able to stand and take steps after electrical stimulation of his spinal cord.

2011-05-19 17:30:00

Regimen of Epidural Spinal Cord Stimulation Plus Extensive Locomotor Training "A Significant Breakthrough"; Results Published Today in The Lancet LOUISVILLE, Ky., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A team of scientists at the University of Louisville, UCLA and the California Institute of Technology has achieved a significant breakthrough in its initial work with a paralyzed male volunteer at Louisville's Frazier Rehab Institute.

2011-05-10 11:40:00

LOUISVILLE, Ky., May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- TNG Pharmaceuticals, a new business developed by MBA students at the University of Louisville Forcht Center for Entrepreneurship, is No.

2011-03-15 00:00:27

KIPDA Rural Diabetes Coalition will meet on March 17, 2011 from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at Shepherdsville City Hall, 634 Conestoga Parkway, in Shepherdsville, KY. This meeting falls under the jurisdiction of the KIPDA Rural Diabetes Grant Steering Committee.

2011-02-04 10:43:00

STUNT continues to set its sights on achieving NCAA emerging sports status MEMPHIS, Tenn., Feb.

2011-02-02 16:39:20

An exercise program designed by researchers at the University of Louisville for patients with severe knee arthritis improves leg strength and patients' functional ability before knee replacement surgery.

2011-01-18 07:00:00

Community Calls for Specialized Treatment and Guiding Nutritional Protocols FLORHAM PARK, N.J., Jan.

2010-08-23 13:15:14

By creating a unique system of blood vessels that is engineered to interact with the tissue surrounding an implanted device, the longevity and function of these devices may be better preserved.

2010-07-29 16:51:24

People with a family history of male breast cancer perceive themselves to be at higher risk of developing the disease than do patients with a family history of female breast cancer; however those with male breast cancer in their families are less likely to know about or seek genetic testing than those with a family history of female breast cancer.

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