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Article ID: 720643

New UW center receives NIH grant to improve the fight against cancer

University of Washington

To bridge the gap between cancer interventions and their implementation within communities across the country, the National Institute of Health’s National Cancer Institute is funding the creation of six implementation science centers focused on cancer control. The creation of these centers are part of NIH’s Cancer Moonshot initiative to make more therapies available and improve prevention and detection. One of the six centers will be at the UW.

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Newswise: SLAS Discovery Special Issue Released

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SLAS Discovery Special Issue Released

SLAS

October’s SLAS Discovery features part one of a two-part special issue on “Membrane Proteins: New Approaches to Probes, Technologies and Drug Design.” Part two of this special edition will be featured in December.

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Newswise: October’s SLAS Technology Special Issue Published

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October’s SLAS Technology Special Issue Published

SLAS

In the October Special Issue of SLAS Technology, Guest Editors Soojung Claire Hur, Ph.D., and Deok-Ho Kim, Ph.D., (Johns Hopkins University; Baltimore, MD, USA) introduce a collection of articles and reviews focused on the advancement in technologies that are playing a major role in shifting healthcare closer to more predictive, preventative and personalized medicine.

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Article ID: 720640

National focus on overdose prevention should include alcohol too, study suggests

Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan

The need to prevent and rapidly treat opioid overdoses is in the spotlight. But a new study suggests more focus is needed on the risk of alcohol overdoses among people who use opioids of all kinds, and other drugs. Ninety percent of residential recovery center patients surveyed had overdosed on alcohol at least once, and 80 percent of them said that at the time of their overdose, they had also been taking other drugs.

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Newswise: Head of Richmond Fed Shares Economic Outlook, Offers 10 Life and Career Tips at UVA Darden

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Head of Richmond Fed Shares Economic Outlook, Offers 10 Life and Career Tips at UVA Darden

University of Virginia Darden School of Business

Speaking at the University of Virginia Darden School of Business at a Leadership Speaker Series address, Barkin said he hoped his experience as someone who had been immersed in the nuts and bolts of business, hiring and firing, and raising and lowering prices, brought a unique perspective to the job.

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Article ID: 720635

Run For The Warriors, Orlando spotlights 10th year of support to wounded service members and their families

American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA)

The American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) will host the Run For The Warriors,® Orlando 5K Run/Walk at 6:45 a.m. on Sunday, October 20, at the Orange County Convention Center.

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Newswise: Argonne and University of Illinois to form hydrogen fuel cell coalition

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Argonne and University of Illinois to form hydrogen fuel cell coalition

Argonne National Laboratory

Argonne and University of Illinois announce intent to form the Midwest Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Coalition.

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Newswise: Microbes are Metabolic Specialists

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Microbes are Metabolic Specialists

Department of Energy, Office of Science

Scientists can use genetic information to measure if microbes in the environment can perform specific ecological roles. Researchers recently analyzed the genomes of over 6,000 microbial species.

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