Just as a sprinter’s body and muscles are ready for action as they wait for the starting gun to fire, brain networks at rest appear to be waiting in a state of potentiation to execute even the simplest of behaviors.
This evidence comes from a...
10-Mar-2017 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
Bernard Gonik, M.D., professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology for the Wayne State University School of Medicine, has been selected as one of only 15 Jefferson Science Fellows by the U.S. Department of State.
9-Mar-2017 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
Vaginal Progesterone Reduces the Rate of Preterm Birth, Neonatal Complications,and Death in Twin Gestations with a Short Cervix
Treatment with vaginal progesterone reduced the risk of preterm birth, neonatal complications and death in pregnant women with twins and who have a short cervix— a risk factor for preterm birth— according to a meta-analysis of individual patient...
6-Mar-2017 9:00 PM EST Add to Favorites
The Karmanos Cancer Institute and Wayne State University School of Medicine will launch the nation’s largest study of African American cancer survivors to better understand disproportionately high incidence and mortality from cancer and its impact...
27-Feb-2017 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
A team of researchers from Wayne State University has developed a behavioral tool that may significantly aid in understanding the underlying mechanisms of tinnitus, ultimately leading to new drugs and treatment methods.
19-Jan-2017 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
A team of research scientists led by David Cinabro, professor of physics and astronomy in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Wayne State University, recently published a paper marking the importance of Type Ia Supernovas in measuring the...
6-Jan-2017 2:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
Preterm birth — birth before 37 weeks of pregnancy — affects up to one in every six births in the United States and many other countries. In a recent study published in the premier biomedical research journal Nature Medicine, a team of...
22-Dec-2016 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites
Wayne State and Henry Ford Present Findings on Reducing Hospital Visits for Patients with ESRD and CKD
On November 17, 2016, a Wayne State University doctoral student, Matthew Jasinski, will present results from his dissertation at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Nephrology in Chicago. The study demonstrates the value of proactive...
17-Nov-2016 5:30 PM EST Add to Favorites
6-Nov-2014 12:00 PM EST
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