Science & Technology

Correlating air quality, land use and socioeconomic status

High-resolution analysis reveals connections between economic and environmental disparities.


SARS-CoV-2-like particles very sensitive to temperature

A new study suggests that as temperatures get cooler, particles on surfaces will remain infectious longer.


Taking greenhouse gas analysis on the road, er, rails

One train-mounted air quality sensor can cover the same area as 30 stationary sensors.


How does the COVID-19 vaccine work?

The vaccines use a new approach to train our bodies in fighting SARS-CoV-2 infection.


How do U… start birding?

Birds are all around, and all you need to get started is an observant eye.


Chemistry professor named editor-in-chief of nine open access journals

The nine journals, published by the American Chemical Society, launch in 2021.


Explore U of U Health discoveries and innovations

“Pioneering the Future” digital collection celebrates scientists carrying on a tradition of excellence.


COVID-19 antibody tests can guide public health, policy decisions

It’s too soon to use COVID-19 antibody testing to issue “immunity passports,” but they are good enough to inform public health decisions.


3i Initiative unites U researchers in times of need

The flash flood-like emergence of COVID-19 has shined a spotlight on those three “I” words and the efforts of University of Utah Health’s Immunology, Inflammation, and Infectious Disease (3i) initiative.


Research Park recognized as outstanding park in 2020

The outstanding Research Park of the Year Award recognizes parks that have created successful and exceptional innovation ecosystems.