The University of Cincinnati (UC) is a public university in Cincinnati, Ohio dating back to 1819. UC has over 600 programs of study ranging from two-year certificate degrees to doctoral degrees. Noteworthy academics include, UC Medical School, College of Pharmacy, College of Engineering, and public health research. UC College of Medicine is ranked in the top 50 medical schools in the USA.
Research Highlights Role of Protein Pair in Obesity Regulation
(PhysOrg.com) -- New research by University of Cincinnati scientists implicates a new protein in obesity development and highlights a protein pair's "team effort" in regulating obesity and insulin resistance.
Consumers perceive risk when 'price' means more than money
When companies combine different pricing structures such as asking for effort or information in combination with or instead of money consumers perceive a greater risk in the decision to buy.
Design vs. dyslexia: UC innovation promises new hope for children with dyslexia (w/ Video)
Reading and retaining information. That's the challenge faced by the one in five children who have some form of dyslexia.
UC research promises quiet cars -- even when hitting unexpected bumps in the road
All noise is not necessarily equal especially when it comes to sound minimization in automobiles.
Research examines decades of religious differences in attitudes about social issues
(Phys.org) -- New research out of the University of Cincinnati suggests that while some religious groups are becoming more tolerant in regard to some heated social issues, all are growing increasingly more conservative in ...
Swine Flu vs. Seasonal Flu: Be Prepared
It hit in April but continues to wreak havoc locally and globally. H1N1 -- also known as swine flu -- has sickened over 43,000 people nationwide and it’s not disappearing anytime soon, says University of Cincinnati infectious ...
Research shows entrepreneurial differences between the sexes
A study of the sexes reveals that when it comes to starting a business, women are more likely than men to consider individual responsibility and use business as a vehicle for social and environmental change.
UC discoveries could help quiet the world's cities
They’re sleek. They’re fast. They’re powerful. And, they are deafening. Furthermore, those Top Gun military jets need to be up in the air in the wee hours – over land – to simulate their landings ...
Research shows promise in quieting complex noise clusters
University of Cincinnati researcher Mingfeng Li, research associate in UC’s College of Engineering and Applied Science (CEAS), and his team are waging a war against noise pollution. Better yet, how to eliminate it. ...
Popular diabetes drug works differently than thought
The popular diabetes medication metformin works in different fashion than the current widely accepted view. This new finding could lead to wider use of the drug—particularly in people with cancer and diseases linked to ...