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Wayne State to Lead Detroit Site in New National Heart Failure Study

The Wayne State University School of Medicine and Detroit Receiving Hospital of the Detroit Medical Center will serve as a site for a national study that will develop new guidelines for patients released from the emergency room after treatment for...
1-Jul-2015 3:05 PM EDT

National Multiple Sclerosis Society Funds Grant to Explore New Model of MS Pathology

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society has awarded a grant to a Wayne State University School of Medicine professor to explore a new model of MS pathology.
1-Jul-2015 11:05 AM EDT

National Institute of Food and Agriculture Grant Aims to Assure Food Safety in Urban Gardens of Detroit


A team of researchers led by Wayne State University has recently launched an initiative to determine the prevalence of contaminants in urban agriculture soil in Detroit, establish linkages among the contaminants and identify the agricultural risk...
24-Jun-2015 1:05 PM EDT

Detroit Researchers Help Identify a Key Gene Mutation That Can Trigger Lymphoblastic Leukemia

After collecting data on a leukemia-affected family for nearly a decade, Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit Medical Center (DMC), Hematologist and Wayne State University School of Medicine Professor of Pediatrics Madhvi Rajpurkar, M.D.,...
18-Jun-2015 8:00 AM EDT

New Anesthesia Monitoring Technology to Offer Better Monitoring in the Operating Room

A team of researchers from Wayne State University was recently issued a U.S. patent (# 8,998,808) on a technology that will offer anesthesiologists better methods for monitoring and managing patients in the operating room.
16-Jun-2015 7:00 AM EDT

Wayne State University Engineering Professor Receives Prestigious DOE Early Career Grant


The Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Office of Science recently announced its selection of 50 scientists from across the nation to receive its Early Career Research Program award. Eranda Nikolla, Ph.D., assistant professor of chemical engineering...
8-Jun-2015 1:05 PM EDT

Wayne State Professor Receives 2015 McDevitt Excellence in Research Award From BCBS of MI Foundation for Research on Coping Skills in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Mark A. Lumley, Ph.D., professor and director of the clinical psychology Ph.D. program at Wayne State University, recently received the 2015 Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation McDevitt Excellence in Research Award in the area of clinical...
27-May-2015 4:05 PM EDT

Cooling Children After Cardiac Arrest Provides No Significant Benefit

A recent clinical trial, published in the New England Journal of Medicine and co-authored by the Children’s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit Medical Center (DMC) Chief of Critical Care and Wayne State University School of Medicine Professor of...
18-May-2015 10:05 AM EDT

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Consensus Statement Questions Science Behind Brain-Training Claims

6-Nov-2014 12:00 PM EST

Wayne State University Part of Scientific Team Celebrating Nobel Prize for Higgs Discovery

Wayne State University researchers are celebrating the Nobel Prize for the Higgs boson discovery. A team of four WSU researchers played a part in the experimental aspects of the discovery.
8-Oct-2013 1:00 PM EDT

Wayne State University Researcher Provides Expertise on How Women’s Mental Health Issues Can Lead to Tragedies

4-Oct-2013 4:30 PM EDT

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