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RECENT NEWS

  • Flu Vaccine and Narcolepsy Link?

    July 3, 2015

    During a H1N1 widespread vaccination effort in 2009, children who were immunized with GlaxoSmithKline’s Pandemrix vaccine appeared to have an increased rate of developing narcolepsy, a chronic brain disorder that involves poor control of sleep-wake cycles. Pandemrix was never used in the United States, and was eventually pulled off the market abroad. ...

  • URI professor wins prestigious grant to launch cervical cancer prevention campaign

    November 7, 2014

    Courtesy: http://www.uri.edu/news/releases/?id=7265 KINGSTON, R.I., Nov. 6, 2014 – The bright yellow swirls on an African cloth designed by a local student could help prevent cervical cancer in the West African country of Mali. That’s the remarkable conclusion of a University of Rhode Island research professor, whose nonprofit has been awarded $100,000 from the ...

  • Discover a passion for research

    October 28, 2014

    Courtesy: www.uri.edu Sierra Valois ’16 loves science. In fact, one of the things that first attracted her to URI’s biotechnology program was that she could take a full schedule of science courses in her first year. By the end of her freshman year she was certified to work in a lab, and ...

  • Pictures from the 2014 Vaccine Renaissance Conference

    October 21, 2014

    Click here to see pictures from the 2014 Vaccine Renaissance Conference!    

  • Media coverage of the 2014 Vaccine Renaissance Conference

    October 21, 2014

    Last Thursday the Institute for Immunology and Informatics wrapped up it’s 8th Annual Vaccine Renaissance Conference here in Providence. The conference hosted a wide array of scientists from across the country who traveled to Rhode Island to share their knowledge and discuss the latest developments in the field of vaccine ...


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FROM THE BLOG

  • iCubed Recognizes its Researchers on World Health Day

    April 7, 2015

    Even though iCubed is a small research laboratory located in Providence, Rhode Island, the work our scientists do often affects the health and wellbeing of people around the world. Through their research and humanitarian work, our researchers have aided in the education and prevention of many different life-treating diseases all ...

  • National Public Health Week – How iCubed Builds Momentum

    April 6, 2015

    National Public Health week, which begins April 6th and runs through April 12th is a multifaceted initiative run through the American Public Health Association designed with one major goal in mind- to make America the healthiest nation in the world by the year 2030.  The program has daily themes to ...

  • National STD Education and Awareness

    April 1, 2015

    April is National Sexual Transmitted Disease (STD) Awareness month, which means it is a time for education and testing. Due to the fact that STDs can be an uncomfortable topic to discuss, sometimes there are incorrect assumptions about how the diseases are spread, how to protect against them, and even ...

  • Meet The Newest LVIP Lab Member

    March 25, 2015

    Siraj Janoudi is a double major in Medical Laboratory Science and B.S. Cellular Molecular Biology here at the University of Rhode Island and she looks forward to graduating in 2017. She began her intern work here at iCubed in November 2014 and since then she has been working hard in ...

  • What Does This Cloth Have To Do With Cancer?

    March 16, 2015

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