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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

Wayne State Receives Nearly $3 Million NSF Award for Math Corps

Wayne State University’s Math Corps recently received a nearly $3 million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to develop and study the replication of its award-winning mathematics enrichment and mentoring program, which operates...
16-Nov-2016 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

WSU Researchers Show Genetic Variants and Environmental Exposures Have Mighty Influence on Health

Scientists at the Wayne State University School of Medicine’s Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics have shown for the first time the extent by which interactions between environmental exposures and genetic variation across individuals have a...
3-Nov-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Studies Reveal WSU-Conceived Non-Invasive Prenatal Genetic Test Is Accurate Five Weeks Into Pregnancy

The latest developments in prenatal technology conceived by scientists at the Wayne State University School of Medicine that make it possible to test for genetic disorders a little more than one month into pregnancy were revealed this week in...
3-Nov-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

$2.66 Million NIH Award to Wayne State University to Improve Asthma Treatment Outcomes in African American Young Adults


A team of Wayne State University researchers led by Karen MacDonell, Ph.D., assistant professor of family medicine and public health sciences at Wayne State’s School of Medicine, recently received a $2.66 million award from the National Heart,...
25-Oct-2016 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Wayne State University Awarded $1.3 Million NIH Type 1 Diabetes Pathfinder Award to Increase Longevity of Insulin Treatment Implants

DETROIT – Many diabetes patients require continuous or on-demand insulin therapy to manage their disease. Insulin pump therapy offers them more predictable, rapid-acting insulin, providing a more active and normal lifestyle. Over time, foreign...
19-Oct-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Wayne State Awarded $2.28 Million to Study Use of Buprenorphine to Combat Relapse in Recovering Opioid Users


A team led by Wayne State University School of Medicine researcher Mark Greenwald, Ph.D., will use a four-year, $2,279,723 competitively renewed grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) of the National Institutes of Health to explore...
13-Oct-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Wayne State Awarded $2.74 Million NIH Grant to Improve Asthma Management in Youth


A team of researchers led by Richard Slatcher, Ph.D., associate professor of psychology in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Wayne State University, has been awarded $2.74 million from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute of the...
12-Oct-2016 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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