Boston University News Releases


16th November, 1998
Researchers Discover Possible Key to Lyme Disease A toxin which may be largely responsible for many of the symptoms associated with Lyme Disease has been identified by Boston University Medical Center (BUMC) researchers. The study results will be presented at the 36th Annual Meeting of the Infectious Diseases Society of America to be held Friday...
9th October, 1998
Making Complex Systems Work Better (Boston, Mass.) -- Researchers at Boston University's College of Engineering received funding to develop innovative techniques for managing such complex systems as modern manufacturing facilities, global communication networks, and world-wide economic systems. The new tools, which will draw on advanced...
30th September, 1998
Boston University to Participate in National Plan to Redefine Graduate Education (Boston, Mass.) -- Boston University has been selected to participate in a $40.5 million National Science Foundation (NSF) initiative to develop programs that will better prepare students for the wide variety of emerging careers in the rapidly evolving fields of science and engineering. In all,...
7th August, 1998
Andre Sharon to Direct Boston University/fraunhofer Resource Center Massachusetts Collaborative (Boston, Mass.) -- Jon Westling, president of Boston University, and Professor Doctor Fritz Klocke, director of the Fraunhofer Gesellschaft's Institute for Production Technology (IPT) in Aachen, Germany, recently announced the joint appointment of Andre Sharon as director of the Fraunhofer Resource...