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Natural killers: Using the body’s cells to target breast cancer

The research utilizes the body’s natural killer cells, part of the human immune system, to target breast cancer tumor cells. The triggers are fusion proteins developed by Clemson University researchers that link the two together. The research is a...
15-Jun-2021 2:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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CU scientists create batteries that could make it easier to explore Mars

Electrifying research by Clemson University scientists could lead to the creation of lighter, faster-charging batteries suitable for powering a spacesuit, or even a Mars rover.
31-Aug-2020 11:10 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Students Grow Tiger Gardens at Clemson in Quest to Fight Obesity

A group of Clemson University students believes everyone should have access to healthy foods. The students are developing Tiger Gardens to demonstrate how healthy vegetables can be grown anywhere, even on concrete.
26-Apr-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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The Size of City Parks Can Predict Residents' Well-Being

CLEMSON — Rapid expansion of cities around the world has raised concerns about deteriorating quality of life in urban areas. Lincoln Larson, assistant professor in the Clemson University parks, recreation and tourism management department, said...
18-Apr-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Early Puberty Associated with Gestational Diabetes

Women who began having menstrual cycles at a younger age are at greater risk of developing gestational diabetes, a disease affecting up to 7 percent of pregnant women that can cause babies to develop type 2 diabetes and other complications, new...
29-Jan-2016 2:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

Duke Endowment Awards $21 Million to Health Sciences South Carolina

The historic three-year grant will support research in the areas of clinical effectiveness and patient safety and healthcare quality.
15-Aug-2006 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Bullying Not Just in Schoolyard Anymore

Bullies, once encountered only around the schoolyard at recess, have now ventured into cyberspace. Robin Kowalski, a professor of psychology at Clemson University, says cyber-bullying can be just as harmful as the physical threat.
19-Jul-2006 12:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

National Dropout Prevention Center Offers Alternatives

With more and more students dropping out of high school and college, the National Dropout Prevention Center (NDPC) at Clemson University gives alternatives to those who are considering it.
19-Jul-2006 12:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites


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