Downtown Campus News


Buffalo Sabres and libraries join UB and partners in expanded STEM programs for K–12 students.


The mockup, built at the Construction Research Laboratory in Miami, provides a sneak peek of what the new UB medical school will look like.


Part of Science Week, the event will promote genomic and bioinformatics literacy.


The companies expect to create 40 jobs and invest $12.5 million in Western New York within five years.


Leaders from the University at Buffalo, Kaleida Health and Roswell Park Cancer Institute will brief the media about the importance to the community of the $16 million Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA) announced yesterday by the National Institutes of Health.


The events will help budding entrepreneurs sharpen their business skills and, ultimately, win some of the contest’s $5 million in cash prizes.


The companies expect to create 164 jobs and invest $8.7 million in Western New York.


Norma Jean Nowak, PhD, a renowned research scientist, educator, collaborator and entrepreneur, has been named executive director of the University at Buffalo’s New York State Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics and Life Sciences (CBLS).


Cuomo announced to a standing-room-only gathering that the first eight companies with ties to UB have been chosen to be part of the program. President Tripathi is quoted.

The John R. Oishei Foundation today announced grants totaling $9 million to the three partners in the Buffalo Life Sciences Complex. The University at Buffalo, which previously received $1,542,000 for the recruitment, salaries and research of top-level scientists at the UB Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics, will receive an additional $2 million for those purposes. Roswell Park Cancer Institute and Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute each will receive $3.5 million for buildings being constructed as part of the complex.