News Archives

  • BostonGlobe.com

    September 8th, 2014

    Beta Boston blog: Boston researchers trying to forecast Ebola’s spread, but more data would help — quotes Laura Forsberg White, an

  • Tech Page One

    September 2nd, 2014

    Big data: Benefits, drawbacks in addressing Ebola — quotes Laura Forsberg White, an associate professor of biostatistics

  • SPH Researchers Featured in ‘BU Today’ Special Report on Ebola

    August 7th, 2014

    SPH researchers with experience in fighting infectious diseases said the current Ebola outbreak spreading through western Africa presents unique and

  • Business Standard (India)

    July 30th, 2014

    Puberty timing influenced by ‘imprinted’ genes — references research co-authored by Kathryn Lunetta, a professor of biostatistics

  • Boston.com

    July 30th, 2014

    Researchers Find Genes That Time Girls’ First Periods — references research co-authored by Kathryn Lunetta, professor of biostatistics

  • Age of Puberty in Girls Influenced by Which Parent Passes on Genes

    July 29th, 2014

    The age at which girls reach sexual maturity is influenced by imprinted genes, a small subset of genes with differing activity depending on which parent passes them on.

  • Researchers Link Police Tactics to HIV Risk in Russia

    July 11th, 2014

    Practices used in policing injection-drug users in Russia might contribute to HIV transmission and overdose mortality, a study by researchers from the BU schools of medicine and public health found.

  • Time

    July 1st, 2014

    Older Mothers Tend To Live Longer, Study Finds — references study co-authored by Fangui (Jenny) Sun, a research assistant professor of

  • Washington Post

    July 1st, 2014

    Older moms may have genes for longevity — references study co-authored by Fangui (Jenny) Sun, a research assistant professor of biostatistics; Paola

  • Daily Mail

    July 1st, 2014

    Women who give birth after the age of 33 live longer: Remaining fertile later in life is linked to a