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Apr 24, 2015, 06:00 ET

New Data Shows Irreversible Electroporation Nearly Doubles Overall Survival of Patients with Locally Advanced Pancreatic Cancer When Added to Standard Therapy

University of Louisville announced today results from the Soft Tissue Ablation Registry (STAR), demonstrating that irreversible electroporation...

Dec 04, 2014, 22:00 ET
Willie James Jennings

Jennings wins Grawemeyer religion prize

Why has Christianity, a religion based on love, failed in its attempts to heal racial division? The Rev. Dr. Willie James Jennings, associate...

Dec 03, 2014, 22:00 ET
Andy Hargreaves

Hargreaves, Fullan win Grawemeyer education award

Treat them with respect, let them learn from their peers and give them the freedom to make decisions as a team. That's the formula for developing...

Dec 02, 2014, 22:00 ET
James McGaugh

McGaugh wins Grawemeyer psychology prize

A brain scientist who helped explain how our emotions affect what we learn and remember has won the 2015 University of Louisville Grawemeyer Award...

Dec 01, 2014, 22:00 ET
Mark Weiner

Weiner wins Grawemeyer world order prize

Understanding clan-based cultures is critical to the survival of modern democracies, says a legal historian who has won the 2015 University of...

Nov 30, 2014, 22:00 ET

Rihm wird mit dem Grawemeyer-Musikpreis geehrt

„IN-SCHRIFT 2", ein Orchesterwerk, das die Grenzen des musikalischen Raums erkundet, hat dem deutschen Komponisten Wolfgang Rihm den von der...

Nov 30, 2014, 22:00 ET
Wolfgang Rihm

Rihm wins Grawemeyer music prize

"IN-SCHRIFT 2," an orchestral work that explores the boundaries of musical space, has earned German composer Wolfgang Rihm the 2015 University of...

Dec 05, 2013, 22:00 ET

Luhrmann wins Grawemeyer religion prize

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American evangelical practices of prayer can train the mind to experience God, says...

Dec 04, 2013, 22:00 ET

Ravitch wins Grawemeyer education award

Education historian Diane Ravitch once supported education reform, but now she sees it as a series of "mistaken policies" that have corrupted...

Dec 03, 2013, 22:00 ET

Damasio wins Grawemeyer psychology award

A California scholar who proposed that emotions play an integral role in human reasoning and decision-making has won the 2014 University of...

Dec 02, 2013, 22:00 ET

Hymans wins Grawemeyer world order prize

A book explaining why nuclear weapons programs in many developing nations have been prone to inefficiency and failure has won the 2014 University...

Dec 01, 2013, 22:00 ET

Zivkovic får Grawemeyer-priset i musik

"On the Guarding of the Heart," ett stycke för kammarorkester av den serbienfödde kompositören Djuro Zivkovic, har vunnit ...

Dec 01, 2013, 22:00 ET

Zivkovic wins Grawemeyer music prize

"On the Guarding of the Heart," a piece for chamber orchestra by Serbian-born composer Djuro Zivkovic (joo-ROH' zhiv-KOH'-veetz), has won the 2014...

Nov 20, 2013, 14:30 ET

Grätzel gewinnt ersten UofL-Preis für erneuerbare Energie

Der Schweizer Chemiker Michael Grätzel – bekannt für die Erfindung einer neuen Solarzelle, die im Vergleich zu Solarzellen auf...

Nov 20, 2013, 14:30 ET

Graetzel gana el primer premio de energía renovable de UofL

El químico suizo Michael Graetzel, destacado por su descubrimiento de una nueva célula solar que es más sencilla y menos costosa...

Nov 20, 2013, 14:30 ET

Michael Graetzel remporte le premier prix dédié aux énergies renouvelables attribué par l'université de Louisville

Le chimiste suisse Michael Graetzel, à qui l'on doit la découverte d'une nouvelle cellule solaire plus simple et moins onéreuse...

Nov 20, 2013, 14:30 ET

Graetzel gana el primer premio de la UofL a la energía renovable

El químico suizo Michael Graetzel, conocido por su descubrimiento de una nueva célula solar que resulta más sencilla y...

Nov 20, 2013, 14:30 ET

Graetzel vence o primeiro prêmio de energia renovável da Universidade de Louisville

O químico suíço Michael Graetzel, conhecido pela descoberta de uma nova célula solar cuja produção é mais...

Nov 20, 2013, 14:30 ET

Graetzel wins UofL's first renewable energy prize

Swiss chemist Michael Graetzel, noted for his discovery of a new solar cell that is easier and less costly to produce than silicon-based cells, has...

Oct 30, 2013, 16:00 ET
The University of Louisville's Suzanne Ildstad is shown with research coordinator Thomas Miller. Ildstad, her company Regenerex, UofL and Novartis recently signed a global licensing pact to develop her facilitating cell therapy that could make it possible for transplant patients to live without anti-rejection medication for life.  (PRNewsFoto/University of Louisville)

New University of Louisville Collaboration Focuses on Helping Transplant Patients

UofL enters licensing agreement to develop stem cell therapy The University of Louisville today announced that researcher Dr. Suzanne Ildstad,...