Research Archives

Wastewater testing: COVID-19 earliest warning system

February 25, 2021
Environmental chemist reviews new wastewater surveillance method that provides rapid detection of the COVID-19 virus

Urban Americans more likely to follow COVID-19 prevention behaviors than rural Americans

February 24, 2021
First national study found key differences in the rates at which rural and urban Americans wear face coverings in public and work from home.

Letting curiosity lead the way

February 10, 2021
Epidemiology and biostatistics professor Taehyun Roh uses broad educational background to enhance his research efforts

How health care facilities are staying clean during the COVID-19 pandemic

January 22, 2021
From chemical disinfects, to automated room systems using hydrogen peroxide vapor and ultraviolet light, researchers dig deeper into what works best

How does long-term spaceflight affect vision?

January 14, 2021
College of Medicine researchers team up with NASA to help find solutions for astronauts that develop spaceflight-related eye conditions

Worker safety goes beyond human error

January 14, 2021
School of Public Health researchers study worker behavior and outcomes through two safety models

Study: New research on how melanoma grows and spreads

January 8, 2021
Disrupting the metabolic pathway in the initiation, growth and progression of melanoma could lead to development of new treatments

Why some Americans are hesitant to receive the COVID-19 vaccine

January 4, 2021
Study finds likelihood of vaccine refusal highest among African Americans, women and conservatives

Using caffeine to ward off disease

December 15, 2020
Researchers create new antibody-like molecules that can control human biological processes and potentially neutralize SARS-CoV-2, the coronavirus that causes COVID-19