Tag: advancing our health

UofL researcher uses fruit for less toxic drug delivery Suite of...

UofL researchers have found a less toxic way to deliver medicines by using the natural lipids in plants, particularly grapefruit and ginger. The resulting intellectual...

Pandemic poses unprecedented challenges for international students

“It has been a rather difficult semester for our international student population,” said Thomas Beard, who directs UofL’s International Student and Scholar Services.  Flight cancellations....

UofL Trager Institute selected to provide training to improve COVID-19 preparedness...

The University of Louisville Trager Institute has been selected to serve as an official training center for nursing homes in the National Nursing Home...

UofL cell therapy startup acquired by publicly-traded biotech firm UofL to...

A University of Louisville-born startup using innovative personalized cell therapies to help patients with pancreatitis and other conditions has been acquired by publicly traded...

UofL-born company secures an additional $115 million to advance cell therapy...

A company born at the University of Louisville has raised an additional $115 million to further develop a therapy that could improve the lives...

UofL to advance carbon dioxide reduction research with new DOE grant

Researchers at the University of Louisville Conn Center for Renewable Energy Research and Department of Chemistry are working to convert the greenhouse gas carbon...

UofL to launch health care cybersecurity curriculum with $6.3M from NSA...

The University of Louisville will develop a curriculum to increase cybersecurity talent specifically focused on health care thanks to a $6 million in funding...

Students encouraged to ‘grow’ their mindsets over Fall Break

UofL students will have a unique opportunity to bond – and grow – over Fall Break this year, thanks to the inaugural Fall Break...

Pandemic fuels interest in public health education at UofL

Public health workers are among those on the frontlines addressing COVID-19, igniting a new awareness about the profession. The interest is leading many to...

UofL students invent new test for water pollution

A team of University of Louisville undergraduate students has invented a new tool for monitoring E.coli bacteria in water sources that could be more...