The University of Kansas and Reata Pharmaceuticals of Irving, Texas, have completed a major licensing agreement for a portfolio of drug technologies invented by two KU professors. The researchers are exploring the potential use of “novologues” for treating a common complication of diabetes: diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN).
November 20, 2014
With the help of three area companies, the University of Kansas School of Business is introducing a new research initiative this fall that will study the customer experience.
October 16, 2014
Researchers at the Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets have unlocked important new details below the ice in key areas of Greenland and Antarctica that will reshape how scientists forecast changes to sea level. Data collected through radar systems created at KU provide the first-ever detailed maps of the subsurface conditions on prominent and scientifically important glaciers on opposite sides of the Earth.
September 23, 2014
University of Kansas researchers have received a multimillion-dollar Department of Defense grant designed to build user trust and confidence in the security of cloud computing and to develop techniques that ensure projects run as predicted, without interference.
September 16, 2014
Determining which cancer cells will eventually become resistant to chemotherapy could be key in figuring out more effective and targeted forms of treatment.
September 12, 2014
American International Group Inc. (AIG) held a ribbon cutting and grand opening of its expansion in Olathe today, which will bring 300 new jobs to Kansas by the end of 2015.
September 11, 2014
Kansas University’s Bioscience and Technology Business Center received a $50,000 federal grant for its role as a business accelerator and economic engine for northeast Kansas, officials reported Friday.
September 5, 2014
Julie Nagel, Executive Director of Corporate Partnerships with KU Innovation and Collaboration — or KUIC — has been named Interim Associate Vice Chancellor for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the University of Kansas. She will also serve as Interim President of KUIC, the university’s technology commercialization office.
August 13, 2014
LAWRENCE — A new startup company is working to match children with foster families, with some assistance from the University of Kansas.
July 10, 2014
LAWRENCE — A University of Kansas scientist has launched a new startup company designed to tackle the most complicated protein production for academic and industrial clients.
June 17, 2014