News Archive

July 2014

UI researchers find early predictor for preeclampsia

University of Iowa researchers have discovered a biomarker that could give expecting mothers and their doctors the first simple blood test to reliably predict that a pregnant woman may develop preecla...

More than meets the eye

Robert Mullins, a University of Iowa associate professor of ophthalmology and visual sciences and his colleagues have acquired one of the largest collections of donated eye and eye tissue samples in t...

Summer programs offer research experience to undergraduates

The Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine is welcoming 150 undergraduate students this summer to participate in the college’s many research programs. These summer programs offer participant...

Walking may help patients with Parkinson's disease

A new study led by University of Iowa researchers suggests that brisk walking may improve the physical and mental symptoms of patients with mild to moderate Parkinson's disease.