Latest Vanderbilt University Stories

2010-03-11 12:24:54

New research from Vanderbilt University reveals for the first time how our brains coordinate two types of attention and why we may be temporarily blinded by surprises.

2010-01-20 14:23:16

Inserting gene sequences in cultured cell lines is a main component of biomedical research, but inserting large sequences or multiple genes at the same time has been difficult.

2009-10-20 15:39:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Commodity Futures Trading Commission, long known for its "hands-off" regulatory policy, appears to be changing course toward greater intervention in markets.

2009-10-06 07:50:42

A collaboration between scientists at Vanderbilt University and the University of California, San Francisco has led to the first direct information about the molecular structure of prions.

2009-09-09 20:00:00

[Vanderbilt has a 24/7 video and audio studio with fiber optic and radio ISDN line] NASHVILLE, Tenn., Sept.

2009-08-19 06:40:00

According to a new report, fewer US patients are receiving inappropriate antibiotics for coughs, colds, and ear infections.

2009-07-16 13:15:45

Training increases brain processing speed and improves our ability to multitask, new research from Vanderbilt University published in the June 15 issue of Neuron indicates.

2009-07-15 15:10:00

WASHINGTON, July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Blackboard Inc.

2009-07-15 08:00:00

WASHINGTON, July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Blackboard Inc.

2009-07-01 09:30:00

WASHINGTON, July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- News Facts As part of today's Oracle(R) Fusion Middleware 11g launch, Oracle today announced that the world's leading partners, and customers from nearly every industry, continue to embrace Oracle Fusion Middleware.Customers including Alibris Inc., Arcturus Realty Corporation, Canadian Partnership Against Cancer, Collect America, Embarq Management Company, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, Emerson Electric, InterCall Inc., Irish Life, Luton...

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.