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Newswise: Lifestyle trumps geography in determining makeup of gut microbiome
Released: 6-Apr-2020 3:35 PM EDT
Lifestyle trumps geography in determining makeup of gut microbiome
Washington University in St. Louis

Researchers from Washington University in St. Louis studied the gut microbiomes of wild apes in the Republic of Congo, of captive apes in zoos in the U.S., and of people from around the world and discovered that lifestyle is more important than geography or even species in determining the makeup of the gut microbiome.

3-Apr-2020 4:30 PM EDT
Coriell Institute Awarded $9.2M Biobanking Grant from National Institute of General Medical Sciences
Coriell Institute for Medical Research

The Coriell Institute for Medical Research has been awarded a $9.2 million grant through an open competition from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIGMS). This five-year award keeps Coriell in place as the steward of the NIGMS Human Genetic Cell Repository, a world-renowned collection of high quality cell lines and DNA samples representing genetic diseases, distinct human populations around the world, and more.

Newswise: Tulane University awarded $10.3 million to test therapeutics, vaccines for novel coronavirus
Released: 6-Apr-2020 8:55 AM EDT
Tulane University awarded $10.3 million to test therapeutics, vaccines for novel coronavirus
Tulane University

The National Institutes of Health has awarded Tulane National Primate Research Center a contract of up to $10.3 million to evaluate vaccines and treatments to combat coronavirus disease 2019.

Released: 3-Apr-2020 4:05 PM EDT
Roswell Park Reports Extended Survival Among Breast Cancer Survivors Who Exercise Regularly
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center

New research from Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center, published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, shows that following those guidelines can improve clinical outcomes for patients with high-risk breast cancer, or breast cancer that is likely to recur or spread.

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Newswise: Hybrid microscope creates digital biopsies
Released: 3-Apr-2020 1:35 PM EDT
Hybrid microscope creates digital biopsies
National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering

Bioengineers have combined standard microscopy, infrared light, and artificial intelligence to assemble digital biopsies that identify important molecular characteristics of cancer biopsy samples.

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Newswise: Steven J. Miller Selected as 2020 CUR-Goldwater Scholars Faculty Mentor Awardee
Released: 3-Apr-2020 8:15 AM EDT
Steven J. Miller Selected as 2020 CUR-Goldwater Scholars Faculty Mentor Awardee
Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR)

Steven J. Miller, professor of mathematics at Williams College, has been selected as the 2020 Council on Undergraduate Research-Goldwater Scholars Faculty Mentor Awardee. The award consists of a plaque and $5,000 for the awardee’s research program and/or undergraduate researchers.

Released: 2-Apr-2020 6:40 PM EDT
FSU political science researcher to examine law in time of COVID-19 crisis
Florida State University

By: Rob Nixon | Published: April 2, 2020 | 3:13 pm | SHARE: A Florida State University researcher and her colleagues have earned a grant from the National Science Foundation to study the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on public support for the rule of law.  FSU Associate Professor of Political Science Amanda Driscoll, the project’s co-investigator, said the team will examine the challenge that the rapid spread of the novel coronavirus presents to long-standing norms that support democratic order.


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