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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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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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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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Looking at Cognitive Triggers for Extremist Violence Through Brain Scans

Ford School Professor Scott Atran discusses insights into the psychology of radicalization and terrorist violence, after brain scans were done for men who supported terror organization associated with Al Qaeda. June 14, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #GovernmentandPolitics #Science #Technology #ScottAtran ​​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedPolitics ​​​


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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 ​​​​​​​​


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This Protein is How Creatures Sense Cold, Researchers Discover — And it’s Found in Organisms Ranging from Tiny Worms to Humans

U-M Life Sciences faculty member, Shawn Xu et al., discovered the first-known protein that responds to cold temperatures. August 29, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #LifeSciencesInstitute #Science #Technology #Research #Genetics #ShawnXu ​​​​​​​​​


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Arthritis Treatment Could Provide Relief for Lichen Planus Skin Rash

Michigan Medicine Dermatology Associate Professor Johann E. Gudjonsson researches arthritis treatments as potential future treatment for lichen planus. September 25, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Science #Dermatology #Disease #HaleyOtman #JohannEGudjonsson ​​​​​​​​​​


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Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells Harnessed to Reliably Create Embryo-like Structures

A research study by Michigan Mechanical and Biomedical Associate Professor, Dr. Jianping Fu et al., found a way to create stem cell colonies that are similar to embryos. September 11, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #Science #HealthandWellness #BiomedicalEngineering #JianpingFu #KellyMalcom ​​​​​​​​​


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Using Augmented Reality to Enhance Affinity Diagrams — Design Thinking

School of Information Ph.D. student Hariharan Subramonyan et. al. have created Affinity Lens, which is an augmented reality application that brings sticky notes and affinity diagrams to a digital dimension. July 18, 2019. # #Information #video #SchoolofInformation #Technology #Science #Innovation #HariharanSubramonyan ​​​​​​​​


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Just Add Water: U-M Chemists Suggest a Fix for Insoluble Drugs

U-M researchers discover a method to make highly insoluble drugs more bioavailable by keeping the drug in an amorphous state through unstable metal organic frameworks. October 3, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Science #Technology #Pharmacy #ChemicalEngineering #MorganSherburne #AdamMatzger ​​​​​​​​​​