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UK studying jockey performance

A new research initiative from the University of Kentucky Sports Medicine Research Institute is looking closely at jockey performance.

People living with incurable cancers urge more research

Millions of people are living longer with cancers that have spread widely and are considered incurable. Now, there's a push for more research on what it's like to live with the disease, not just how to treat it.
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CPE to host Kentucky Association of Institutional Research, data guideline meetings

The annual Kentucky Association of Institutional Research conference and the CPE Data Guidelines will be meeting March 7-8 at the Council on Postsecondary Education offices in Frankfort.

Lexington school collected grease to recycled to be used for research

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) -The annual Gobble Grease toss was on Friday at Redwood Cooperative School in Lexington. Officials tell us that last year, the Gobble...

Water is buried beneath Martian landscape, study says

A huge lake of salty water appears to be buried deep in Mars, a new study says. Experts believe this raises the possibility of finding life on the red planet.

Opioid misuse drops more than 90% for Hope Center clients, study finds

A newly released study found that opioid misuse dropped 90 percent for female clients and 94 percent for male clients who completed recovery programs at the Hope Center.
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UofL gets grant to become Superfund Research Center

The University of Louisville says the National Institutes of Health has given the school a $6.7 million grant to become a Superfund Research Center.
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Kentucky taking applications for roles in hemp program

Kentucky agriculture officials say the application period has opened for people wanting to participate next year in the state's hemp research pilot program.
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Scandals haven’t tarnished enrollment efforts so far at UofL

Statistics show that the University of Louisville's enrollment and growth have been relatively unscathed so far during a series of scandals at the school.
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Bike4Alz – Riding cross country to raise money for Alzheimer’s research

The team will bike over 3600 miles as they travel cross country riding for those affected by Alzheimers.
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AAA: New teen drivers three times as likely to be involved in a...

New teen drivers ages 16-17 years old are three times as likely as adults to be involved in a deadly crash, according to new research from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.

UofL planting hemp for energy research

The University of Louisville is planting two types of industrial hemp and another fiber call kenaf to research their potential as renewable energy resources.

Tempur-Pedic donates mattresses to St. Jude

Tempur Sealy International donated more than 500 Tempur-Pedic mattresses and foundations to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis.

Beshear to Announce Research Project for Rape Kit Backlog

Democratic Attorney General Andy Beshear is teaming up with the University of Louisville for a research project involving the state's rape kit backlog.
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Groundbreaking held for new St. Jude Dream Home

Ground has been broken on the new St. Jude Dream Home on Pascoli Place in Lexington.
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Walk to End Alzheimer’s raises over $200K

The Alzheimer's Association of Lexington says that over 1,700 people participated in the Walk to End Alzheimer's on Saturday at the Fayette County Courthouse, and raised over $200,000 to fund care, support, and research programs into the debilitating disease.
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UK Industrial Hemp Research Farm opens to public for field trip day

Lexington residents got a chance to step into the fields of the UK Industrial Hemp Research Farm as it opened for public tours on Thursday.

Doctor says Ali didn’t consider donating brain for research

Muhammad Ali and his family never seriously thought of donating his brain for research, according to the doctor who treated the boxing great.
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Parkinson’s Disease Research & Treatment 5-16

ABC 36's Lauren Gawthrop is joined by advocates for Parkinson's Disease research Janet Greene, and Lisa Day, to talk about the latest treatments for the disease.

‘DanceBlue’ raises more than $1.6 million for cancer research

'DanceBlue' made a major impact in the fight against cancer this weekend at UK, raising more than $1.6 million for research.

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