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Farish Fund Supports Collaboration to Study Plaques That Cause Most Heart Attacks

The William Stamps Farish Fund in Houston has donated $400,000 to a collaboration between the the Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences (ICES) at The University of Texas at Austin and the Texas Heart Institute (THI) in Houston to study life-threatening vulnerable plaques, the cause of at least two-thirds of all heart attacks, and new…   » Continue Reading

Research Alert

Read the research blog Further Findings. This week the blog highlights a quirky but key prop in the Robert De Niro Collection at the Harry Ransom Center. Research Prizes and Honors [Have you or a colleague won a research-related prize or honor? Let the Research Alert know.] ENGINEER ELECTED TO AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ARTS &…   » Continue Reading