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University of Minnesota to lead $9.7 million NIH grant to improve hearing restoration

The University of Minnesota announced that it will lead a $9.7 million grant over the next five years from the National Institutes for Health (NIH) BRAIN Initiative to develop a new implantable device and surgical procedure with the goal of...
19-Mar-2019 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Ultrasound stimulation of spleen could lead to new treatments for inflammatory arthritis

Researchers involved in a study using mice showed that they could actually ‘turn down’ the inflammatory response in arthritis with daily noninvasive ultrasound stimulation of the spleen. The research is a first step to developing new treatment...
13-Mar-2019 11:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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New graphene-based device is first step toward ultrasensitive biosensors

University of Minnesota engineering researchers have developed a unique new device that provides the first step toward ultrasensitive biosensors to better detect diseases like Alzheimer’s disease and Chronic Wasting Disease at the molecular level.
7-Mar-2019 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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University of Minnesota researchers 3D bio-print a model that could improve anticancer drugs and treatments

University of Minnesota medical researchers and engineers have developed a way to study cancer cells which could lead to new and improved treatment. They have developed a new way to study these cells in a 3D in vitro model (i.e. in a culture dish...
11-Feb-2019 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Citizen Science Projects Have a Surprising New Partner—the Computer

New computer machine learning techniques can be now be used in crowdsourcing projects to deal with massively increasing amounts of data—making computers a surprising new partner in citizen science projects.
6-Feb-2019 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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University to lead $2.25 million grant for developing next-generation quantum computer

The University of Minnesota announced today that it will lead a $2.25 million grant over the next three years from the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science for developing materials and device knowledge necessary for creating the...
7-Dec-2018 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Researchers stop ‘sneaky’ cancer cells in their tracks

A new study by University of Minnesota biomedical engineers shows how they stopped cancer cells from moving and spreading, even when the cells changed their movements. The discovery could have a major impact on millions of people undergoing...
20-Nov-2018 7:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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New research center based in Minnesota to explore spintronics materials for advanced computing

The University of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering announced today that it will lead and house a new $10.3 million Center for Spintronic Materials in Advanced Information Technologies (SMART) focused on novel materials for advanced...
13-Nov-2018 8:00 AM EST Add to Favorites


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