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Study examines effects of arguing on couples' health

UA grad student looks at how arguing affects long-term health.

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You can teach a damaged brain new tricks

You can teach a damaged brain new tricks

Nearby regions of the brain can take on reading, writing and speaking tasks lost to brain damage from stroke or trauma.

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Tech 'accelerator' looks to drive drugs to market

Tech 'accelerator' looks to drive drugs to market

An Oro Valley company is working to move promising drug discoveries from the lab to the medical marketplace.

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Myriad new state laws take effect today

Myriad new state laws take effect today

PHOENIX — Starting today, ferrets will be forbidden in restaurants as service animals.

September 13, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Social media becomes source of funding for research on social insects

Social media becomes source of funding for research on social insects

The University of Arizona, however, may not allow researchers to crowd-source their research projects if the sites don't allow the university to recoup its costs of supporting research.

August 31, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Warming might defeat species evolution, University of Arizona professor says

Vertebrates would have to evolve 10,000 times faster than they ever have to keep up with the pace of change predicted for their climatic niches in the next century, says a University of Arizona researcher.

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Yarnell hotshots helped save NM preserve's headquarters

Yarnell hotshots helped save NM preserve's headquarters

The Granite Mountain Hotshots did structure protection during the Thompson Ridge Fire near Jemez, N.M.

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Scorched area may yield new research opportunity

Scorched area may yield new research opportunity

Scientists Nate Abramson, left, and Mark Losleben repair devices for measuring snow depth distributions. UA researchers assessed damage and reinstalled sensors after the Thompson Ridge Fire, which burned through Valles Caldera National Preserve in New Mexico.

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Scorched area may yield new research opportunity

Scorched area may yield new research opportunity

Shortly after their funding was renewed for another five years in June, University of Arizona researchers lost one of their critical-zone research sites to the 24,000-acre Thompson Ridge Fire in the Valles Caldera National Preserve near Jemez Springs, N.M.

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Yarnell hotshots helped save NM preserve's headquarters

Yarnell hotshots helped save NM preserve's headquarters

The fire that burned through the research site of the University of Arizona's Critical Zone Observatory in June nearly destroyed the headquarters and historical buildings of the Valles Caldera National Preserve.

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Gorilla experts' course focuses on fathering

Fatherhood has a higher profile at the University of Arizona these days, thanks to a pair of gorilla gurus.

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Accelerate's offering seeks to raise $20M

Accelerate's offering seeks to raise $20M

Tucson-based Accelerate Diagnostics Inc. said it will raise $20 million by offering existing shareholders rights to buy new shares of its publicly traded stock.

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Accelerate's offering seeks to raise $20M

Accelerate's offering seeks to raise $20M

Accelerate CEO Lawrence Mehren

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University of Arizona professor expected to testify in ex-Guatemalan dictator's trial

University of Arizona professor expected to testify in ex-Guatemalan dictator's trial

For Sebastian Quinac the trial of Guatemala's former dictator accused of genocide will shed light on a very dark chapter in his country's past.

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University of Arizona, partners to test new SmartSox to head off diabetic ulcers

University of Arizona, partners to test new SmartSox to head off diabetic ulcers

Dr. David G. Armstrong, a podiatric surgeon at the University of Arizona, fits patient Pearl Badman with SmartSox, which use fiber optics and sensors to detect foot-pressure and temperature anomalies that could lead to troublesome diabetic ulcers later on.

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University of Arizona, partners to test new SmartSox to head off diabetic ulcers

University of Arizona, partners to test new SmartSox to head off diabetic ulcers

Hoping to lessen the scourge of diabetes, researchers and engineers at the University of Arizona are studying what may be the most expensive pair of socks in the world.

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Prominent UA physician V. Fulginiti dies

Prominent UA physician V. Fulginiti dies

Pioneering Tucson pediatrician and internationally recognized scientist Dr. Vincent A. Fulginiti died of cancer March 19. He was 81.

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Prominent UA physician V. Fulginiti dies

Prominent UA physician V. Fulginiti dies

Vincent A. Fulginiti

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