August 04, 2015 by Contributor in Archived

Purdue University innovation wins FDA Food Safety Challenge

July 24, 2015   [embedded content] Michael Ladisch, distinguished professor in the Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering and Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering and director of the Laboratory of Renewable Resources Engineering, and Tommy Kreke, research staff member, examine fresh spinach and liquid samples that were created by Purdue

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August 04, 2015 by Contributor in Archived

Purdue selects national laboratory and industry veteran as next Discovery Park chief scientist, executive director

August 3, 2015   WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Tomás Díaz de la Rubia, an energy and resources industry executive at Deloitte Consulting LLP who also spent a decade as a top scientist and administrator at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, has been selected as chief scientist and executive director of Discovery

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August 04, 2015 by Contributor in Archived

Purdue partners with India's Dr. Reddy's Laboratories

July 27, 2015   WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University has signed a strategic partnership memorandum of understanding with Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Limited (DRL), with headquarters in Hyderabad, India, to strengthen pharmaceutical research and development. The intent is to forge a strong strategic partnership in a range of research areas

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August 04, 2015 by Contributor in Archived

Research confirms fat is sixth taste; names it oleogustus

July 23, 2015   WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Fat should be considered the sixth taste and can be called oleogustus, according to a study from Purdue University. “Most of the fat we eat is in the form of triglycerides, which are molecules comprised of three fatty acids,” said Richard D.

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August 04, 2015 by Contributor in Archived

Purdue’s life sciences research to benefit from new MRI thanks to NIH grant

July 17, 2015   WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue University life sciences and College of Health and Human Sciences research will benefit from a new magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner, which will be the first on campus used to focus on human sciences research.  Purdue trustees on Friday (July 17) approved

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August 04, 2015 by Contributor in Archived

Big Swings in Blood Pressure Could Spell Trouble

Big Swings in Blood Pressure Could Spell Trouble By Steven ReinbergHealthDay Reporter Latest High Blood Pressure News MONDAY, July 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Wide blood pressure fluctuations may signal an increased risk of heart disease and early death, researchers say. The large study of people taking blood pressure medication

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