News Releases

Monday, October 28, 2013
New research from the Masonic Cancer Center, University of Minnesota, and the University of Minnesota Center for Immunology has identified key proteins that influence immune response strategies, a finding that could influence new vaccination approaches...
Friday, October 25, 2013
Internationally-known epidemiologist and swine expert Andres Perez, D.V.M., Ph.D., will join the University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) in January 2014. Perez will join the faculty as an associate professor of swine health and...
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Fang Yu, Ph.D., R.N., G.N.P., associate professor in the University of Minnesota School of Nursing, will lead a $3.04 million study investigating the effects of a six-month aerobic exercise program on memory and brain function in participants with...
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Together a Minnesota-based foundation and the University of Minnesota’s School of Nursing are stepping up to address an acute shortage of primary care providers, rising health care costs and the rapidly growing needs of an aging population by committing...
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
The University of Minnesota and Harvard University will partner ona new clinical trial to study a potential treatment for kidney disease in people with type 1 diabetes; a study that will be funded by a $24.3 million grant from the National Institutes of...
Monday, October 7, 2013
A new University of Minnesota study shows that people with mental health problems are more likely to be uninsured and rely on public insurance than people without mental health problems. The cost of mental health services continues to be a concern,...
Thursday, October 3, 2013
A $3.4 million grant for the University of Minnesota’s SimPORTAL will fund a new research project designed to develop an optimal training protocol for military first responders that could also be used for civilian emergency personnel who may be called to...
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
Repeated cocaine treatment alters inhibitory neurotransmission in the brain in long-lasting manner, which may have an impact on behavior control, shows new research out of the University of Minnesota. The study, published today in the journal Neuron,...
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Researchers from the University of Minnesota Medical School’s Division of Infectious Diseases and International Medicine have received a $3.2 million grant to examine new cost-effective approaches for diagnosing and treating meningitis....
Thursday, September 26, 2013
Presented by The Raptor Center in partnership with the Bell Museum The Raptor Center at the University of Minnesota, in partnership with the Bell Museum, will host a free and public lecture featuring conservation biologist Thor Hanson, Ph.D.,...

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