CU Boulder researchers have developed a potent, drug-like compound that could someday revolutionize treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and other autoimmune diseases. It works by inhibiting a protein instrumental in prompting the body to start attacking its own tissue.Read more »
Days after Shalane Flanagan won the NYC Marathon, CU Boulder researchers have published a study that inspired the name of the shoes she wore and confirms they reduce the amount of energy used to run.Read more »
The University of Colorado Boulder (CU Boulder) is the flagship university of the four-campus CU system. Founded in 1876, CU Boulder is a comprehensive research university with more than 30,000 undergraduate and graduate students; and U.S. students of color make up 20.1 percent of its total enrollment. CU Boulder is the Rocky Mountain region’s only AAU Tier-1 research university. CU Boulder’s world-renowned faculty maintain a reputation for excellence in research, creative work and teaching across 150 academic fields. Five CU Boulder faculty have received the Nobel Prize since 1989.