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De-CIPHER-ing the Future of Human Health

   March 7, 2023

Experts from more than 20 disciplines have combined forces through CIPHER – the Center for Computational Intelligence to Predict Health and Environmental Risks.

 

From infectious diseases and antibiotic resistance to food safety and ecosystem health, the threats to human health seem to be endless and complex. At UNC Charlotte, a team of researchers is finding solutions...

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EFFECTIVE AGAINST NEWLY EMERGENT SARS-COV-2 XBB.1.5

   March 7, 2023

ADVANCED COMPUTING AT UNC CHARLOTTE INDICATES CURRENT ANTIBODIES EFFECTIVE AGAINST NEWLY EMERGENT SARS-COV-2 XBB.1.5

 

A team at UNC Charlotte's Center for Computational Intelligence to Predict Health and Environmental Risks (CIPHER) and Tuple, a Charlotte-based genomics consulting firm, has used artificial intelligence to rapidly assess the public health implications of...

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Research program coming to UNC Charlotte could help prevent world’s next pandemic

Jamie Boll
   March 3, 2023

 WBTV and Jamie Boll recently visited the CIPHER Research Center for a story featured on WBTVs', "On Your Side with Jamie Boll".  Click here to view the story...

 

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Global Guardians

A MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPROACH TO PREDICTING THE SPREAD OF DISEASE
   January 30, 2023

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Our research helps inform the FDA about COVID-19 vaccination

   January 3, 2023

Alex Dornburg, Ph.D.

Dr. Alex Dornburg's (UNC Charlotte's Department of Bioinformatics) paper on the infection by SARS-CoV-2 with alternate frequencies of mRNA...

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Bats! Bad rap, but essential for ecosystem health

   November 1, 2022

Dr. Laurel Yohe, Assistant Professor in Bioinformatics. Photo by Kat Lawrence.

Photo by Kat Lawrence.

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Cracking the Viral Code

   November 1, 2022

Image of CIPHER's co-directors, Professors Janies and Reitzel.

Professors Daniel Janies and Adam Reitzel, co-directors of the new CIPHER center at UNC Charlotte....

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CIPHER's new wet labs will be operational in January 2023

CIPHER's new wet labs will be operational in January 2023
   October 4, 2022

CIPHER's new wet labs will be operational in January 2023

 

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UNC Charlotte's response to monkeypox

UNC Charlotte's response to monkeypox
   September 26, 2022

UNC Charlotte's response to monkeypox

 

This electron microscopic (EM) image depicted a monkeypox virion.

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Talks by Drs. Eugenia Lo and Rick Allen White III

Talks by Drs. Eugenia Lo and Rick Allen White III
   August 25, 2022

Upcoming talks by Drs. Eugenia Lo and Rick Allen White III

 

This September 2, we will have two talks from UNC Charlotte's faculty that you should be looking forward to watching.

In the Department of Biological Sciences,...

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