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Dr. Allan Ashworth Named President of International Union for Quaternary Research

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Delegates attending the congress of the International Union for Quaternary Research have elected Allan Ashworth, North Dakota State University Distinguished Professor-Emeritus of geology, president of their organization for 2015 to 2019.
27-Aug-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Revealing the Role of Beclin 1 in Cellular Interactions

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North Dakota State University researcher Sangita Sinha is studying the structure of a protein critical to maintaining cellular health. Sinha, associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry at NDSU, Fargo, received a four-year, $890,900 award from...
25-Aug-2015 5:05 PM EDT

"Tobacco Goes to College" Shows Battle for Youth Market Began Early

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In her book “Tobacco Goes to College: Cigarette Advertising in Student Media, 1920-1980,” Dr. Elizabeth Crisp Crawford, North Dakota State University, Fargo, studied how tobacco advertising targeted college students to smoke, smoke, smoke that...
24-Aug-2015 10:05 AM EDT

NDSU Professor Awarded Funding to Research Environmentally Benign Approaches to Chemistry

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Jayaraman Sivaguru (Siva), Ph.D., James A. Meier Jr. Professor of chemistry and biochemistry at North Dakota State University, Fargo, has received a three-year, $440,000 award (CHE-1465075) from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to develop...
31-Jul-2015 3:05 PM EDT

NDSU Researcher Studies Regulation of Transporters That Are Key to Bacterial Survival

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Christopher Colbert, NDSU assistant professor of biochemistry, has received a $348,000 grant award from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health to conduct research on structure-function relationships...
17-Jul-2015 4:05 PM EDT

NDSU Grad Student Invited Speaker at Gordon Research Seminar

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A North Dakota State University graduate student is part of a team developing a plastic that can be turned back into its original molecules and then re-made into a different plastic product. NDSU doctoral student Ramya Raghunathan has been...
14-Jul-2015 12:05 PM EDT

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

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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

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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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