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Expediting Clinical Research

May 5, 2022

RENCI researchers are contributing to the creation of Biomedical Data Translator, an easy-to-use tool that can quickly respond to biomedical research queries by synthesizing relevant data from a wide variety of sources and could expedite the clinical research process.

UNC Hosts Eighth Annual Clean Tech Summit

May 2, 2022

The 2022 UNC Clean Tech Summit, themed “Transitioning to a Low Carbon Economy,” took place in-person on March 29-30, drawing more than 800 industry leaders, students, and policymakers from across the Southeast to UNC-Chapel Hill.

Reducing Air Pollution Deaths in NYC

April 28, 2022

A UNC Institute for the Environment study estimates reducing emissions in New York City could save more than 400 lives every year. Researchers modeled five sustainability policy scenarios and found a significant reduction in health risks associated with a decrease … Continued

Using Data to Predict Disease

April 26, 2022

Finding patterns in data is central to all research, especially when using biological samples to predict a patient’s risk for disease. RENCI researchers helped develop a new method for finding patterns in such data that surpasses current approaches.

Temperature’s Impact on Galápagos Marine Ecosystems

April 22, 2022

UNC-Chapel Hill researcher John Bruno and Margarita Brandt of USFQ are partnering on a three-year, $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation to untangle the interactive roles of temperature, nutrient flux, and predation in structuring the Galápagos marine food … Continued