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Wayne State Research Aims to Develop New, More Efficient Catalytic Materials

In order to support the world’s needs to make cheaper and more effective fuels, chemicals, polymers and more, new and more efficient catalytic materials and processes must be developed. A team of researchers, including several from Wayne State...
29-Sep-2014 2:00 PM EDT

Cognitive-Behavioral Coping Skills Training Has Positive Effects on Rheumatoid Arthritis

A team of researchers from Wayne State University and collaborators from Duke University Medical Center recently published a paper in the Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology that explores two psychological interventions separately and in...
22-Aug-2014 3:00 PM EDT

‘Science’ Features PRB, WSU, DMC Advances in Preterm Birth

The Aug. 15 edition of the prestigious journal Science features a major article about the most important problem in obstetrics: preterm labor. The article, “Preterm labor: one syndrome, many causes,” delivers a powerful message: preterm birth is...
15-Aug-2014 2:00 PM EDT

NSF Grant Supports New Concept for Manufacturing Nanoscale Devices Being Developed at Wayne State University

According to the National Science Foundation, nanotechnology is the creation and utilization of functional materials, devices, and systems with novel properties and functions. A major bottleneck in scaling up nanotechnology is the lack of...
30-Jul-2014 9:05 AM EDT

New Research at Wayne State Will Lead to More Accurate Multi-Component System Reliability and Failure Predictions in the Auto Industry and Beyond

A team of researchers from Wayne State University recently received a $350,000 award from the National Science Foundation for the project, “Failure Prediction and Reliability Analysis of Ultra-High Strength Steel Autobody Manufacturing Systems by...
22-Jul-2014 1:00 PM EDT

Fundamental Research Is Paving the Way for Development of First Vaccine for Heart Diseases

— Researchers at Wayne State University have made a fundamental discovery and, in subsequent collaboration with scientists at La Jolla Institute for Allergy and Immunology (LIAI), are one step closer to the goal of developing the world’s first...
16-Jul-2014 10:00 AM EDT

New Wayne State Research to Improve Energy Efficiency and Lessen Environmental Pollutants


A Wayne State University professor has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award, the agency's most prestigious award for up-and-coming researchers in science and engineering. The five-year,...
1-Jul-2014 11:00 AM EDT

New Research Study Shows Huge Savings for Health Care

Recently published findings in Annals of Internal Medicine by Steven Lipshultz, M.D., Wayne State University professor and chair of pediatrics and pediatrician-in-chief at the Children’s Hospital of Michigan, part of the Detroit Medical Center,...
30-Jun-2014 1:10 PM EDT

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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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