Harvard University Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Research may help combat the deadly gastrointestinal infection Clostridium difficileRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Rongsheng Jin, University of California, Irvine Researchers from the University of California, Irvine and Harvard University have discovered how the Clostridium difficile toxin B (TcdB) recognizes the human Frizzled protein, the receptor it uses to ...

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  2. IU Jacobs School Of Music Historical Performance Institute Convenes International ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... and performer Robert D. Levin, visiting professor at The Juilliard School and professor emeritus at Harvard University, is a world-renowned pianist and scholar widely recognized for his consummate skills as an improvisateur, particularly in the ...

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  3. Bank of America Confronts AI's - Black Box' With Fraud Detection EffortRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | Wall Street Journal

    ... grappling with the opaque nature of advanced AI algorithms. It recently announced they're working with Harvard University to address topics such as bias in algorithms. "We're not fans of lack of transparency and black boxes, where the answer is just ...

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  4. The 20 hardest colleges to get into in AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | Silicon Alley Insider

    With an acceptance rate of just 5.2% and typical SAT scores between 1430 and 1600, Harvard University is America's hardest college to get into, according to a list from the academic review site Niche.com . The rankings are based on 2017 acceptance rates and SAT and ACT scores reported to the US Department of Education.

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  5. COMMENTARY: Implicit biasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    ... verdict demonstrated that most vividly. So, are you motivated to look within yourself at your biases? Harvard University developed a series of tests to help you see where you might have stereotypes about others you may be unaware of. (Take the test ...

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  6. Harvard said to seek sale of South America timber holdingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | SFGate

    Harvard University is trying to sell some of its timberland investments in South America to investors who will share management of the portfolio as the endowment retreats from bets on natural resources. Harvard Management Co.

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  7. Ukraine computer involved in Tennessee elections attackRead the original story

    Friday May 11 | KLTV Tyler

    ... attacks to erode public confidence in the democratic process. Projects like Defend Digital Democracy at Harvard University have been urging elections officials across the country to prepare for exactly such scenarios. Richard Moran, the county's ...

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  8. Dr. Benjamin Movsas Named President-Elect of American Radium SocietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | Newswise

    ... (ASTRO) and of the American College of Radiology (ACR). Dr. Movsas received his undergraduate degree from Harvard University and his medical degree from the Washington University School of Medicine.

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  9. Economic View: The Next New Thing in Finance - Bonds Linked Directly to the EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | The New York Times

    ... standard, unexciting and very useful now. But that wasn't always the case. In 1966, John Y. Campbell of Harvard University and I wrote a research paper about these bonds, as well as an op-ed piece in The New York Times, in which we argued that they ...

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  10. UCI-Harvard research may help combat the deadly gastrointestinal infection C. diffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | EurekAlert!

    IMAGE: Clostridium difficile causes severe gastrointestinal tract infections. The 3-D structure shows how a key C. diff toxin, TcdB , recognizes the human Frizzled protein as... view Researchers from the University of California, Irvine and Harvard University have discovered how the Clostridium difficile toxin B recognizes the human Frizzled protein, the receptor it uses to invade intestinal cells and lead to deadly gastrointestinal infections.

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  11. Combating the Deadly Gastrointestinal Infection C. DiffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... (left) and the one damaged by TcdB (right). Researchers from the University of California, Irvine and Harvard University have discovered how the Clostridium difficile toxin B (TcdB) recognizes the human Frizzled protein, the receptor it uses to ...

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  12. Introducing a new column on long-term grief and healingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | Daily Herald

    ... useful. Anderson-Khleif is a widow and retiree from Sleepy Hollow with a Ph.D. in family sociology from Harvard University. Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke ...

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  13. Financial advisor: The best job for working moms?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | Financial Planning

    ... evidence that being a mother in the workforce doesn't have a negative outcome on children. One study by Harvard University shows that there are actually benefits for children of working mothers - especially for daughters - that include completing ...

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  14. Swastika found at Harvard University buildingRead the original story

    Friday May 11 | Boston.com

    A swastika was found on a bulletin board in a Harvard University building in Boston on Thursday, prompting university officials to call for community members to gather Friday to take a stand against anti-Semitism. A student found the symbol, fashioned out of push pins, on the fifth floor of the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health's Kresge building at 677 Huntington Ave., said university spokesman Sam Harp in an e-mail.

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  15. Harvard endowment paid new leader $971,731 in first monthRead the original story

    Friday May 11 | Boston.com

    The new top manager of Harvard University's endowment fund made $971,731 in his first month on the job, according to documents released Friday. N.P. "Narv" Narvekar's pay was buoyed by about $912,000 in money that he will get later, but was still reported in the organization's 2016 tax documents.

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  16. Harvard's Wyss Institute partners with Cellectis to recode the human genomeRead the original story

    Friday May 11 | Newkerala.com

    BOSTON and NEW YORK: The Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University and Cellectis , a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing immunotherapies based on gene-edited allogeneic CAR T-cells , announced that they will collaborate to further advance the Wyss Institute's efforts to recode the entire genome of cell lines derived from humans and other species, and to develop new tools and methods facilitating this goal. The cell lines would be engineered to resist debilitating viral infections while carrying out their normal functions, or even perform entirely new functions.

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  17. From the Ground Up: Frank GehryRead the original story

    Friday May 11 | Archinect School Blog

    ... & Chief Curator at a+d museum along with being an editor-at-large of Archinect, a discussion moderator at Harvard University Graduate School of Design, and Design ...

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  18. Teens are drinking more sports drinks. Experts say that's not a good thing.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | Chicago Tribune

    ... widely blamed for contributing to obesity, diabetes, tooth decay and other ills. Now, researchers at Harvard University have found a small but significant increase in the weekly consumption of high-carbohydrate sports drinks among teens. The study, ...

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  19. Long Blockchain Corp. Appoints Sanjay Sachdev to Board of Directors & ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... in a number of emerging markets. He is a 2018 Advanced Leadership Initiative Fellow in Residence at Harvard University. In addition, since 2013 Mr. Sachdev has been the Chairman of Zyfin Holdings, a leading asset management and economic research ...

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  20. Study: Live longer by doing these 5 thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 11 | Dansville-Genesee Country Expres

    ... for life expectancy at birth, according to 2015 data from the World Health Organization. Researchers at Harvard University studied data from 123,219 patients compiled during a 34-year period in the Nurses' Health Study and 28 years of the ...

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