Downtown Campus News


EDISON conference assembles 120 top scientists to discuss computers, solar power and more.


Findings demonstrate that testosterone is a metabolic hormone as well as a sex hormone, UB researchers say.


The 14-week Manufacturing Production Technician (MPT) program combines online learning with classroom-based training and mentoring.


Engineers tame the notoriously fickle supermaterial in aerogel form with a 3-D printer and ice.

BUFFALO, N.Y. – A seven-ton magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanner that will make possible groundbreaking research into multiple sclerosis, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, stroke and other diseases, will be hoisted by a crane seven stories and delivered into the University at Buffalo’s Clinical and Translational Research Center on Saturday, April 12.

The late Peter Ayers Nickerson, a beloved UB faculty member who spent nearly 50 years teaching in the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, has given $4.5 million to the school.


Western New Yorkers with Alzheimer’s Disease and other dementias will soon have access to improved care.


The trials, conducted through UB and WCHOB, aim to fill gaps in knowledge about the drug’s safety, efficacy.


UB researchers have been awarded a $3.1 million NIH grant to determine whether treating a depressed caregiver will improve their child’s asthma.  

BUFFALO, N.Y. – Frostbite so severe that it requires the removal of a limb or finger should be rare in an American city in the 21st century. But last year, Steve Gangloff and Chelsey Ciambella found out how common it is among some populations.