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New Robotic Labs to Track Toxicity of Lake Erie Cyanobacteria Bloom this Summer

U-M's Cooperative Institute for Great Lakes Research Associate Director Tom Johengen comments on the environmental sample processors placed in Lake Erie to track cyanobacteria blooms, or harmful algal blooms. July 30, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #EnvironmentandSustainability #Science #Sustainability #Research #nature #TomJohengen ​​​​​​​​​​


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This Tax Credit Wasn’t Meant to Help With Housing, But That’s Exactly What It’s Doing

U-M Public Policy Assistant Professor Natasha Pilkauskas discusses whether the policy EITC (Earned Income Tax Credit) could help improve families’ access to housing through offering parents disposable income, addressing the housing affordability crisis. August 5, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #GovernmentandPolitics #Business #PublicPolicy #Research #TaxCredit #NatashaPilkauskas ​​​​​​​​​​


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Lantz Calls for Nonbiased Data to Evaluate Deaths from Restricting Abortions

U-M Ford School of Public Policy Professor and Associate Dean of Academic Affairs Paula Lantz urges policymakers to reach a consensus on the best methods for producing non-biased, valid estimates of the death tolls from restrictive abortion policies. June 25, 2019. #5-15mins #PublicPolicy #webarticle #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #HealthandWellness #Research #Policy #abortion


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How a Pilot Project in Kenya Helps Refugees Go To University

Michigan professor Michelle Bellino creates a subsidized tuition model for refugees to be educated in Kenya, offering opportunities and benefiting entire communities. June 26, 2019. # #webarticle #TheConversation #Society #Refugees #HigherEducation #Research #Africa


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Living with One Disease Is Hard Enough; Living with Many Can Be Far Worse

Michigan Medicine primary care physician Melissa Wei spearheads the development of the multimorbidity-weighted index,"scoring” patients based on the impact of their multiple chronic conditions, which can ultimately improve treatment options. June 21, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #MichiganHealth #HealthandWellness #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #Research #MelissaWei #Kara-Gavin ​​​​​​​​​


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Blood Biopsy: New Technique Enables Detailed Genetic Analysis of Cancer Cells

Michigan researcher Euisik Yoon authors a groundbreaking study discovering a new way to cleanly separate out cancer cells from a blood sample, helping doctors target tumors and monitor treatments more effectively. May 15, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #scienceandtechnology #HealthandWellness #Cancer #Research #MaxWicha #EuisikYoon ​​​​​​​​​​


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Astronomers Determine Mass of Small Black Hole at Center of Nearby Galaxy

U-M Associate Professor of Astronomy Elena Gallo discovers a black hole at the center of a nearby dwarf galaxy - NGC 4395. Knowing the mass and correct measure of a black hole, astronomers can apply similar techniques to understand both small and super massive black hole forms. June 10, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Science #AstronomyandAstrophysics #Research #BlackHoles #MorganSherburne #ElenaGallo ​​​​​​​​​​


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RAPPoRT: Proposal Preparation: Checklists & Resources (Pre-Award)

Michigan Medicine Office of Research hosts a RAPPoRT discussion and open door series, allowing Research Administrators to network, build collaborations, and engage in discussion with colleagues. # #Medicine #Event #MichiganMedicine #Career #Relationships #Research ​​​​​​​

 12-02-2019 | 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM ET


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RAPPoRT: Fundamentals of Sponsor Salary Caps on Proposals & Awards (Pre- & Post-Award)

Michigan Medicine Office of Research hosts a RAPPoRT discussion and open door series, allowing Research Administrators to network, build collaborations, and engage in discussion with colleagues. # #Medicine #Event #MichiganMedicine #Career #Relationships #Research ​​​​​​​

 11-04-2019 | 12:00 PM - 02:00 PM ET


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Researchpalooza!

Michigan Medicine Office of Research hosts "Researchpalooza!," exploring funding opportunities and the latest biomedical technologies in an informal, networking atmosphere. # #Medicine #Event #MichiganMedicine #Society #Science #Research #BiomedicalEngineering ​​​​​​​​

 08-15-2019 | 11:00 AM - 02:00 PM ET