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NDSU Professor Receives NIH Grant for Cardiovascular Research

Stephen O’Rourke, professor of pharmaceutical sciences at North Dakota State University, Fargo, has received a $435,000 grant from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute of the National Institutes of Health to conduct cardiovascular research.
2-Jul-2015 4:05 PM EDT

NDSU Researcher Receives $1.35 Million NIH Grant to Target Colorectal Canccer


Researcher Bin Guo at North Dakota State University, Fargo, is receiving a four-year $1.35 million research project grant from the National Cancer Institute of the National Institutes of Health to develop a targeted treatment for colorectal cancer.
1-Jul-2015 4:05 PM EDT

NDSU, Sanford Health Announce Human Health, Nutrition Research


Seed grants from Sanford Health will fund North Dakota State University research about protein and muscular health with aging; about the role of sleep in weight management; and about the effects of flaxseed on proinflammatory and anti-oxident...
30-Jun-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Study Shows Early Bird Catches More Than Just the Worm


A group of international researchers published in Functional Ecology found that compared with early birds, late risers are more likely to be cuckolded. The study’s lead author, Dr. Timothy Greives of North Dakota State University, Fargo, said they...
3-Jun-2015 9:05 AM EDT

NDSU Faculty Receive National Science Foundation CAREER Awards


Peter Bergholz, Ph.D., assistant professor in Veterinary and Microbiological Sciences, and Wei Jin, Ph.D., assistant professor in Computer Science at North Dakota State University, Fargo, each are receiving five-year Faculty Early Career Development...
27-Apr-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Research Shows Pears Could Be Part of a Healthy Diet to Manage Diabetes


While the phrase “an apple a day” is a popular saying, a new study suggests that pears as part of a healthy diet could play a role in helping to manage type 2 diabetes and diabetes-induced hypertension. The results of research published in...
10-Apr-2015 5:05 PM EDT

Croll to Receive Air Force Young Investigator Award


Andrew Croll, assistant professor of physics at North Dakota State University, Fargo, is receiving a $305,046 three-year award from the U.S Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR). The competitive award is being made through the prestigious...
16-Mar-2015 4:05 PM EDT

Water Resources Research Institute Names Director


The North Dakota Water Resources Research Institute has named Eakalak Khan as director of the Institute, effective March 1. He will succeed G. Padmanabhan who served as long-time director of the organization which promotes the education and...
14-Jan-2015 3:00 PM EST

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Making the Case That Fathers Count---A Lot

New fathers don't receive a how-to manual when they hold their little bundle of joy for the first time. The book, "Why Fathers Count: The Importance of Fathers and Their Involvement with Children," provides tips on all stages of parenting, from new...
12-Jun-2008 4:40 PM EDT

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