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Low-Allergen Soybean Could Have High Impact

UANews | May 1, 2015
UA scientists have helped create a new variety of low-allergenic soybean, and the crop could have a major effect on the production of things like baby formula.

Meet the Beetle That Packs a Machine Gun

UANews | April 30, 2015
Scientists discovered how bombardier beetles manage to fire rapid bursts of a searing hot chemical mix at predators or other creatures that harass them.

Anivax Licenses UA-Developed Poultry Vaccine

UANews | April 30, 2015
The vaccine, the result of a collaboration of scientists steered by Tech Launch Arizona, would reduce colonization by bacteria and ultimately lower the incidence of human disease.

Giant Telescope Takes Close Look at Jupiter's Moon

UANews | April 30, 2015
With the first detailed observations through imaging interferometry of a lava lake on a moon of Jupiter, the Large Binocular Telescope Observatory places itself as the forerunner of the next generation of Extremely Large Telescopes.

TLA to Honor Innovation, Impact

UANews | April 29, 2015
Second annual awards by UA's commercialization arm will recognize those whose work affects quality of life through research, collaboration and innovation.

A Shudder Through the Earth: Learning From Nepal

UANews | April 29, 2015
Seismologists at the UA are part of a global community of scientists trying to better understand massive earthquakes and help communities prepare for the worst.