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No football? No problem! Wichita State to start marching band this fall

Wichita State University

It’s the start of a new tradition: Starting this fall, Wichita State will have a marching band.

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20-Jul-2018 10:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 697704

How Tendon Transfer Surgery Restored Hand and Arm Functions to Spinal Cord Injury Patient

Loyola University Health System

After suffering a severe cervical spinal cord injury from a bad fall at work, Scott McConnell had little function remaining in his hands and arms. Loyola Medicine orthopaedic surgeon Michael Bednar, MD, was able to restore key functions with a series of operations called tendon transfers.

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Article ID: 697475

Step by Step to the Perfect and Sustainable Pavement

Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology

The one ideal asphalt for all conditions does not exist: Climatic conditions, traffic frequencies and loads place different demands on the pavement. Another challenge: preparing old asphalt so that it can be used for new pavements. Thanks to Empa researchers, the design of the ideal asphalt for every type of road has finally become easier.

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20-Jul-2018 4:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 697689

Two Faces Offer Limitless Possibilities

Argonne National Laboratory

Named for the mythical god with two faces, Janus membranes — double-sided membranes that serve as gatekeepers between two substances — have emerged as a material with potential industrial uses.

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19-Jul-2018 6:05 PM EDT
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23-Jul-2018 8:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 697587

Low/No Calorie Soft Drinks Improve Outcomes in Advanced Colon Cancer Patients

Yale Cancer Center

Drinking artificially-sweetened beverages is associated with a significantly lower risk of colon cancer recurrence and cancer death, a team of investigators led by a Yale Cancer Center scientist has found. The study was published today in the journal The Public Library of Science One.

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18-Jul-2018 11:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 697650

The Mount Sinai Hospital Is First in New York to Be Accredited as a Geriatric Emergency Department

Mount Sinai Health System

The Department of Emergency Medicine at The Mount Sinai Hospital is the first in New York State to be accredited as a geriatric emergency department (ED) by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP).

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19-Jul-2018 11:30 AM EDT
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Article ID: 697385

Complete Fly Brain Imaged at Nanoscale Resolution

Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI)

Scientists at HHMI’s Janelia Research Campus have taken detailed pictures of the entire brain of an adult female fruit fly using transmission electron microscopy.

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12-Jul-2018 4:45 PM EDT
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Article ID: 697483

‘Good Cholesterol’ May Not Always be Good for Postmenopausal Women

Health Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh

Postmenopausal factors may have an impact on the heart-protective qualities of high-density lipoproteins (HDL) – also known as ‘good cholesterol.’ The findings bring into question the current use of total HDL cholesterol to predict heart disease risk.

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17-Jul-2018 10:00 AM EDT
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