UNC Nutrition Institute

New Study Shows How Phytochemicals Build Natural Defenses against Free Radicals

September 14, 2015

A new study from scientists at the NC Research Campus (NCRC) in Kannapolis, NC, found that certain phytochemicals build natural, cellular defenses against damaging free radicals and reactive oxygen species dispelling other popular theories of how some antioxidants work. A collaborative study by scientists at the UNC Chapel Hill Nutrition Research Institute (NRI) and the […]

UNC wants to buy downtown Kannapolis apartments for $500K

August 24, 2015

By Michael Knox | mknox@independenttribune.com KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — The UNC Nutrition Institute has approached the City of Kannapolis about purchasing apartments that sit over the downtown Kannapolis stores to have a place for students to stay when they are in town working at the North Carolina Research Campus. The Kannapolis City Council will discuss the […]