"Our colleagues and I are kind of on hold, waiting for the FDA to come back into action. We need them to open their doors and get back to business," said Paula Rivadeneira.
"This study provides further credence to guidance that practitioners and other professionals should affirm ... a child's assertion of their gender," said Russell Toomey.
New research is studying the effects of climate change on a less visible matter – interactions between plant roots and the surrounding soil, particularly relative to carbon.
The UA College of Science's annual lecture series seeks to provide insight into how the scientific community works together to establish scientific truth that evolves over time.
UA researchers have discovered a protein that prevents mosquitoes from hatching, opening the possibility of developing new drugs that could act as birth control for mosquitoes.
To date, only about 40 stars have been observed to harbor starlight-scattering debris disks which reveal the presence of such small particles, said the UA's Glenn Schneider.
Carol Stewart, a long-standing authority on research parks, has been appointed to lead the UA Tech Parks.
"We often talk about gender in terms of women ... getting the short end of the stick. ... Well, masculinity isn't easy either," said UA professor Jennifer Carlson.
Researchers at the UA Eller College of Management tested how humor is viewed when it comes from male versus female leaders giving a presentation.