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UW-Milwaukee bioengineer creating a virtual tumor with data from an actual one

Mahsa Dabagh is building a virtual model of a real human tumor, using data that characterizes the tissue on a molecular level.
6-Feb-2024 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Zilber Family Foundation gives $20 million to UWM’s Zilber College of Public Health

The gift is one of the largest given to a school of public health across the country. It will support faculty excellence and student achievement and advance health equity across Wisconsin and beyond.
12-Jul-2023 2:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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In a sea of fish diversity, UWM scientist finds even more

Cichlids represent the most diverse adaptions of vertebrates in the world, and most of them live in the freshwater African Great Lakes. Michael Pauers of UW-Milwaukee and Titus Phiri, at the Malawi Department of Fisheries, have added several new...
10-Jul-2023 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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The fans are right: When it comes to football, momentum is real

Researchers built a mathematical model that proves the phenomenon of “momentum” in a single NFL game is real rather than random. The model also predicts a game’s outcome based on the research team's definition of momentum.
29-Aug-2022 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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What the Mechanical Forces Behind Protein Folding Can Tell Us About Metastatic Cancer

Cells communicate with themselves and their cellular environment through mechanical bonds. This work advances understanding of the role of these forces on proteins as they interact to accomplish their biological functions, including the control of...
13-Jul-2022 2:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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UWM Grads Help Provide Domestic Source of Critical Medical Diagnostic Material

UWM graduates support the companies in the production of molybdenum-99, the parent of technetium-99m, the most widely used radioisotope in the world for diagnostic medical imaging. The materials are often abbreviated as Mo-99 and Tc-99m.)
26-May-2022 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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UW-Milwaukee Students Volunteer as Virtual Tutors

Donor supports two-year old program, started during the pandemic, which pairs university students with younger students for virtual academic support.
18-May-2022 5:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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It Pays to Be Nice to Your Competitor Brands on Social Media, Study Says

Taking a risk and praising a competitor wins over consumers on Twitter, especially skeptical ones, according to this study. And that turns conventional wisdom about acknowledging competitors on its head.
6-May-2022 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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