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Cancer in the Crosshairs

Researchers from a variety of disciplines at UTA are united in their efforts to defeat one of the leading causes of death in the United States.

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The Business of Pregnancy

Infertility solutions provide hope to families. But the unregulated, highly profitable industry raises important questions about the value of work, motherhood, and patient care.

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Reshaping North Texas

Urban planners, civil engineers, and social workers are providing cities and decision-makers with the tools and data they need to create communities where everyone can thrive.

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Upward trajectory

UTA jumped 30 spots in the Center for World University Rankings’ national standings in the four years since the list debuted.

Anand Puppala

Mapping a mess

A research team led by Dr. Anand Puppala received a grant to help prioritize post-Harvey cleanup in Beaumont, Texas.

Fillia Makedon, a UTA professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Robot-based system could help train, assess workers

A team of computer science and engineering researchers is developing a smart, robot-based system that assesses workers' physical, cognitive, and collaborative skills.

Matthew Fujita, UTA assistant professor of biology with graduate research asssistant T.J. Firneno.

Biologist’s study of eyes to be seen internationally

Frogs may hold the answers to a biologist's questions about habitat affecting eye function and development. Matthew Fujita's research will be exhibited at two major natural history museums and will generate an interactive e-book.

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Researchers looking beyond the stars

Scientists and engineers at UTA are expanding the frontiers of knowledge—to infinity and beyond.

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UTA drives North Texas’ entrepreneurship ecosystem

Research, innovation, and entrepreneurship combine at UTA to produce start-up companies, patented innovations, and business collaborations that enhance the local economy.

 Dr. David Keller and Dr. Paul Fadel

Kinesiology researchers tackle heart disease

A team of researchers in the College of Nursing and Health Innovation is exploring novel therapeutic strategies that combat cardiovascular diseases. Read more in UTA Health magazine.