SNAIL VENOM: ALTERNATIVE TO OPIOIDS

A multi-disciplinary team of researchers at the U received a $10 million grant from the Department of Defense to identify new, natural compounds to develop non-opioid drugs for pain management.

Be still my beating heart

Researchers identify a genetic mutation that sets the heart racing, producing an irregular heartbeat that can lead to heart failure.

Chronic conditions could lead to pregnancy complications

One in three women of reproductive age have at least one chronic condition that could compromise their health or lead to adverse outcomes during pregnancy, according to University of Utah Health scientists.

Heroes moving heroes

Despite facing risks associated with COVID-19, campus shuttle drivers work diligently to provide transportation for those who need it most.

Air pollution spikes reduce test scores

More frequent peak air pollution exposure was associated with reduced math and English language arts test scores for third graders in all primary public schools in Salt Lake County.

What are you saving for?

Saving money and creating a budget can be stressful. Learn financial tips and tricks during U Saves Week, Feb. 23-25.

DECISIONS, DECISIONS

Tools to encourage doctors and patients to make medical decisions together receive $5 million in funding.

POKÉMON GO: SECURITY RISKS

Before you head out to catch them all, know what information app developers are trying to capture from you.