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The changes in the environment and biodiversity brought on by climate change could be responsible for increases in allergies, autoimmune diseases and autism, according to a Rutgers researcher.

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A team of Rutgers professors developed the COVID Nearby app to help monitor the spread of coronavirus with a guarantee of privacy to individuals reporting information. The app will also provide researchers with insights about the privacy preferences of individuals during health emergencies.

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A five-year, $2.2 million R01 grant from the National Institutes of Health to Rutgers University‒Camden is supporting research to help drug manufacturers produce medications that won’t cause liver damage to patients.