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Wayne State researcher receives $1.95 million NIH grant to study impact of inositol homeostasis on essential cellular functions

A researcher from Wayne State University’s Department of Biological Sciences has received a five-year, $1.95 million grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health to identify mechanisms that...
14-Apr-2023 3:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Wayne State researchers develop new technology to easily detect active TB

A team of faculty from Wayne State University has discovered new technology that will quickly and easily detect active Mycobacterium tuberculosis (TB) infection antibodies.
13-Mar-2023 2:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Wayne State University scientist named AAAS Fellow

Miriam Greenberg, Ph.D., professor of biological sciences in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at Wayne State University, has been named an AAAS Fellow for her distinguished contributions to the field of lipid function, particularly for...
31-Jan-2023 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Wayne State to collaborate with MDHHS on program to expand specialty courts for infants and toddlers in the child welfare system

Wayne State University will collaborate with the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and others on a five-year, $3.1 million grant from HRSA to support data-driven continuous quality improvement, evaluate the effort and serve on the...
13-Jan-2023 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Wayne State receives $1.7 million NIH award to understand and address ototoxic side effects of anti-cancer drug

Wayne State's Dr. Jamesdaniel received a $1.7 million NIH grant to study cisplatin, a drug that is prescribed to 10 to 20% of cancer patients that causes hearing loss in up to 80% treated with the drug.
5-Jan-2023 8:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

EPA grant to Wayne State to evaluate chemical mixture health risks

There are hidden metabolic health impacts in things that most people encounter every day. From surface cleaners to silicone wristbands, from fracking fluids to wastewater — even household dust — these diverse environmental mixtures have a...
15-Nov-2022 2:25 PM EST Add to Favorites

Wayne State University Designated as Age Friendly

Wayne State University has been named a member of the Age-Friendly University Global Network, an innovative consortium of universities dedicated to promoting equity, inclusion and opportunity for older adults. A strategic focus of the university is...
13-Sep-2022 9:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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$11.3 million NIH Superfund award to address environmental health issues caused by VOCs

Wayne State University has received a five-year, approximately $11.3 million award from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) of the National Institutes of Health to create a new Superfund Research Program, the “Center...
8-Sep-2022 5:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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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

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