RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC— In the 1990’s, the law enforcement community called for revising the crime reporting data system to meet law enforcement’s needs in the 21st century. The National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) is the result of that effort and its purpose is to enhance the...
RTI International signs agreement with Clariant to supply unique sorbent for warm gas desulfurization technology
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – RTI International has signed a global licensing agreement with Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, granting exclusive rights of supply for its solid sorbent material which is vital for RTI’s warm gas desu
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – Growing consumer demand for cannabis-related products purported to have medicinal benefits has created an environment where people are using mislabeled cannabidiol (CBD) products sold online.
Scientific consortium collaborates on NIH cloud computing platform to accelerate biomedical discoveries
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC —The rise of “Big Data” presents many challenges for biomedical researchers as they strive to advance scientific knowledge and discoveries.
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC— RTI International has donated $66,000 to the American Red Cross Central North Carolina chapter to replace three aging centrifuges that are critical to the processing of blood that saves lives in our region and across the country. A centrifuge spins whole blood...
Study: Colleges with fewer women less likely to publish sexual assault policies, definitions of consent
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – Small, private colleges with fewer female students are less likely than larger public colleges to have sexual assault policies and a definition of sexual consent on their websites, according to a new study from researc
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC— Researchers and community leaders are powerful partners for impacting community health needs with their ability to directly apply research to create change. Interdisciplinary Research Leaders, a...
New tool uses 911 data to help police make better operational decisions and improve use and deployment of critical assets
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC and PHILADELPHIA, PA—When citizens place a call for service (CFS) through 911, police, firefighters, or paramedics respond. In urban settings across the US, demand for these services are high and resources are limited.
New program aims to increase use and adherence of HIV preventive medicine among girls and women in South Africa
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – A new program aims to increase the use of HIV preexposure prophylaxis (or PrEP) among vulnerable adolescent girls and young women who
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC— Myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS) is a well-known, but poorly understood disease. Experts do not yet know what causes ME/CFS, nor are lab tests available to diagnose the condition. What is known is that ME/CFS is disabling, complex, and...