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UAlbany research scientist Maria Basanta-Sanchez

The RNA Institute Investigates Effects of Marijuana and Tobacco Exposure on the Brain

UAlbany announces a collaborative grant between its RNA Institute and area-based Athghin Biotechnology Inc., to fund research into how marijuana and tobacco exposure impact brain function. The project is supported by a $225,000 small business technology transfer (STTR) grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse.

UAlbany sociologist Samantha Friedman

UAlbany Sociologist on Fulbright Researches Residential Segregation in Turkey

University at Albany associate professor and sociologist Samantha Friedman is in Turkey on a Fulbright Scholarship this academic year, examining residential segregation by socioeconomic status (SES) across the country’s provinces and districts and comparing it to such segregation in the United States.

Everette Joseph

UAlbany’s Everette Joseph Named to National Research Council Board

Everette Joseph, director of the University at Albany’s Atmospheric Sciences Research Center (ASRC) and a SUNY Empire Innovation Professor, has been named a member of the prestigious National Research Council Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate.