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Study: Aggressive Breast Cancers Store Large Amounts of Energy, Which Enables It to Spread

Michigan Medicine Epidemiology Professor and U-M Rogel Cancer Center Researcher Sofia D. Merajver is researching the presence of glycogen in aggressive cancers that enable the cells to become resistant to precision medicines. October 4, 2019 #5mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Science #Cancer #Research #DiscoveryoftheWeek ​​


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Religious Involvement May Improve Cognitive Health

U-M psychology doctoral candidate Zarina Krall conducted research that religious activities increase social engagement and promote cognitive health. August 15, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #HealthandWellness #Religion #MentalHealth #ZarinaKrall #JaredWadley ​​​​​​​​​


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Here Are Six Ways You Can Become “Grittier” That We Learned From Reading Grit In Our Book Club

U-M's Sanger Leadership Center (Michigan Ross) shares the lessons learned from Angela Duckworth's book, Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance, about becoming gaining grit. September 17, 2019. # #Business #web-article #SangerLeadershipCenter #Society #ArtsandCulture #Literature #SilkeJanz ​​​​​​​​


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Solving the Sun's Burning Mystery

Michigan Engineering Associate Professor of Climate and Space Sciences Justin Kasper believes that NASA's Parker Solar Probe will reveal why the sun's surface is cooler than its outer atmosphere as it enters the zone of preferential heating boundary. June 4, 2019. # #Engineering #video #departmentofaerospaceengineering #scienceandtechnology #Science #Aerospace #SpaceScience #justinkasper ​​​​​​​​​


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An Ergonomic Surgical Tool for Minimally Invasive Procedures

Mechanical Engineering Associate Professor and Co-Founder of FlexDex, Shorya Awtar discusses the various challenges with minimally invasive surgeries and how his low-cost tool has solved them. February 21, 2017. # #Engineering #video #BiomedicalEngineering #scienceandtechnology #HealthandWellness #BiomedicalEngineering #Surgery #ShoryaAwtar ​​​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedScience ​​


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Microsatellite Data Can Help Double Impact of Agricultural Interventions

School of Environment and Sustainability Assistant Professor Meha Jain explains how low cost micro-satellite data can increase global crop yield, which is significant in feeding a growing population. October 7, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Society #Technology #Agriculture #DataScience #MandiraBanerjee #MehaJain ​​​​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedEnvironment ​​


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BubbleNets: Video Object Segmentation for Computer Vision

Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Professor Jason Corso et al introduces BubbleNets and his extensive research to develop a learning method that allows computers to describe boundaries for annotation in the real world. June 20, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #video #MichiganInstituteforComputationalDiscoveryandEngineering #Technology #Science #ComputerScience #AutonomousVehicles #Jason-Corso ​​​​​​​​​


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Open-Source Bionic Leg Aims to Rapidly Advance Prosthetics

Mechanical Engineering Assistant Professor Elliott Rouse discusses the great advances that will be made as a result of an open-source bionic leg platform allowing researchers to improve upon the prosthetic leg built by U-M Engineer researchers. June 5, 2019. # #Engineering #video #BiomedicalEngineering #scienceandtechnology #Technology #BiomedicalEngineering #ElliottRouse ​​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedTech ​​​


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Ali and Huber (MPP '20) Warn of Terror Threat in CNN Op-Ed

Ford School Policymaker in Residence Javed Ali, discusses the need for the U.S. to act against ISIS to protect both national and international security. September 11, 2019. # #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #Society #MiddleEast #JavedAli ​​​​​​​​


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Halderman Co-Chairs New Commission to Protect Michigan Votes

Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Professor J. Alex Halderman will co-chair a new commission in Michigan devoted to protecting the integrity of every vote by review and assessment of election security in Michigan. March 20, 2019. # #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #GovernmentandPolitics #Science #Security #JAlexHalderman ​​​​​​​​