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Wayne State University Technology Enters Exclusive License Agreement with TRImaran Pharma Inc. To Develop New Class of Drugs


Wayne State University recently entered into an exclusive license agreement with TRImaran Pharma Inc. for a class of novel drugs developed at Wayne State University that aims to offer hope in the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorders (PTSD),...
8-Feb-2016 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Wayne State Chemistry Professor Earns Prestigious NSF CAREER Award to Examine Unusual Chemical Structures

– Wayne State University’s Jennifer Stockdill, Ph.D., assistant professor of chemistry in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, has been awarded a $650,000 National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award...
3-Feb-2016 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Wayne State Receives $1.9 M NIH Award to Aid in Treatment of Life-Threatening Infections Caused by Antibiotic Resistant Enterococci Bacteria

Infections caused by vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium (VREfm) bacteria can often be serious and life threatening. These drug-resistant bacterial pathogens are one of the most problematic in the hospital setting. A researcher from Wayne...
15-Jan-2016 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Michigan's URC Wins $2.5m to Improve Interactions Between Parents, Teachers, Toddlers

Researchers from Wayne State University, Michigan State University and the University of Michigan will receive $2.5 million over five years in a cooperative agreement with the Administration for Children and Families (ACF), a division of the U.S....
20-Nov-2015 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Love at First Site? Wayne State Receives NSF Grant to Explore Impact of Online Dating

With the help of a 3.5 year-long, $851,462 grant from the National Science Foundation, a team of Wayne State University researchers is exploring how the relational landscape in America is being affected by the rise of online dating. The project,...
19-Nov-2015 11:45 AM EST Add to Favorites

Wayne State Receives $1.4 Million NSF Grant to Prepare Next Generation of Math Teachers in Detroit

There is a growing critical need to produce a high quality teaching workforce in elementary and middle school mathematics nationally. Thanks to a $1.4 million grant from the National Science Foundation’s Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program,...
10-Nov-2015 3:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

$3 Million NSF Grant to Transform Stem Teaching Approaches at Wayne State University


The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a $3 million grant to Wayne State University for an institutional transformation project aimed at reformulating teaching approaches in STEM courses.
27-Oct-2015 1:50 PM EDT Add to Favorites

$2.58 Million NIH Grant to Wayne State Aims to Improve Type 2 Diabetes Treatment

Zhengping Yi, Ph.D., professor of pharmaceutical sciences in the Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences and director of the Proteomics Research Laboratory at Wayne State University, is leading a research team that was awarded more...
26-Oct-2015 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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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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