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    Where There’s Smoke

    Economics researchers capitalize on the dynamics wildfire to prove infants’ proximity to smoke pollution while in utero affects birthweight.

  • Dr. Karl Kingsley and Dr. James Mah hold a model of a tooth.

    Dentists Get Cracking on the Stem Cell Front

    UNLV researchers developed a method for extracting tooth root pulp that quadruples the number of stem cells that can be harvested and replicated to treat a variety of medical conditions.

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    Joining Forces for Our Health

    The Mountain West Clinical Translational Research Infrastructure Network helps 13 universities support the faculty and research that will improve human health in seven states.

  • Jennifer Guthrie with two sets of hands on her shoulders

    Improving Support for Survivors of Domestic Violence

    Study highlights the importance of effective communication between survivors of domestic violence and the shelter staff who help them.

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UNLV Innovation is the research magazine of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Designed to provide enhanced coverage of UNLV research, scholarship, and creative activity, the magazine also seeks to inform various constituencies about the nature and value of university research.

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