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Researchers’ Discovery Could Lead To Improved Therapies For Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

A multi-institution study reveals a tiny protein could play a major role in combating heart failure in patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy
14-Jun-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

National Maglab Creates World-Record Magnetic Field with Small, Compact Coil

A novel magnet half the size of a cardboard toilet tissue roll usurped the title of “world’s strongest magnetic field” from the metal titan that had held it for two decades at the Florida State University-headquartered National High Magnetic...
12-Jun-2019 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Give in order to receive: FSU study finds low-income mothers expected to reciprocate support

Low-income mothers who need support, such as with small cash loans or childcare, are often called on to reciprocate, according to a new Florida State University study.College of Social Work Associate Professor Melissa Radey and College of Human...
11-Jun-2019 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Find Seaweed Helps Trap Carbon Dioxide in Sediment

Florida State University researchers working with colleagues in the United Kingdom have found that these slimy macroalgae play an important role in permanently removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere.
3-Jun-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Structural Sexism: FSU Researcher Offers New Perspective on Gender and Health Inequality

A Florida State University researcher has found gender inequality in U.S. states is bad for everybody’s health. In a new study published in the American Sociological Review, FSU Assistant Professor Patricia Homan developed a new structural sexism...
29-May-2019 4:10 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Innovative Modeling Strategies Give Researchers Improved Look at Florida's Climate Future

Nobody can predict the future with perfect accuracy, but FSU meteorology researchers are getting closer. New studies highlight powerful climate modeling tools that are providing high-resolution, paradigm-shifting projections.
28-May-2019 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

FSU researchers find ‘Seeking Safety’ program helps improve mental health for incarcerated women

New research from FSU has found that Seeking Safety, a cognitive behavior-based intervention program, is a promising program for reducing incarcerated women’s symptoms of depression and post-traumatic stress disorder. FSU College of Social Work...
20-May-2019 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Study Could Improve Understanding of how Rare Species Benefit Human Beings

A recent report from the UN suggests we're in the middle of an acute global biodiversity crisis. A new study on rare species' benefits to human beings could help inform policy initiatives seeking to respond to that crisis.
17-May-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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