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Lemonade sale fights childhood cancer

Lemonade sale fights childhood cancer

June 5, 2014

Danielle Benoit and her fellow researchers will be serving lemonade and explaining their research in childhood cancer therapies at the 5th Annual Benoit Laboratory Lemonade Stand.

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Physicians gives $750K to Orthopaedics

Physicians gives $750K to Orthopaedics

April 7, 2014

Eva Pressman and Seth Zeidman are committed to supporting the pioneering work being done by the Center for Musculoskeletal Research

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Undergrad’s summer research leads to <em>Science</em>

Undergrad’s summer research leads to Science

January 31, 2014

Reflecting on having his name on a paper in Science – analyzing data regarding the proposed existence of giant convection cells on the sun – Owen Colegrove commented “that it just hadn’t sunk in.”

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New Report Highlights UR Start-Ups

New Report Highlights UR Start-Ups

October 29, 2013

New ideas and technologies produced at research universities are essential to U.S. industry and its ability to compete globally.

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Students Garner National Summer Research Scholarship

Students Garner National Summer Research Scholarship

May 17, 2013

The Amgen Scholars Program is designed to provide undergraduates with hands-on biological science research experience.

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Associate VP for Research Appointed

Associate VP for Research Appointed

May 16, 2013

Richard Waugh, chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering, has been appointed to the newly-created position of associate vice president for research.

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Nine Undergrads Get Internships in Germany

Nine Undergrads Get Internships in Germany

May 9, 2013

Sponsored by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), RISE is an internship program for undergrads to conduct research in biology, chemistry, physics, earth sciences, and engineering.

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Dewhurst Named URMC Vice Dean for Research

Dewhurst Named URMC Vice Dean for Research

May 2, 2013

Complementary to this role, Dewhurst has also been appointed associate vice president for health sciences research at the University.

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Aslin Elected to National Academy of Sciences

Aslin Elected to National Academy of Sciences

May 1, 2013

Richard Aslin, the William R. Kenan Professor of Brain and Cognitive Sciences and director of the Rochester Center for Brain Imaging at the University of Rochester, has been elected a member of the National Academy of Sciences (NAS). Membership in the academy is one of the highest honors given to a scientist or engineer in […]

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New Facility to Bridge Stem Cell Research, Therapy

New Facility to Bridge Stem Cell Research, Therapy

December 12, 2012

The Upstate Stem Cell cGMP Facility will enable researchers to create, study, and ultimately use stem cells and their offspring in early-phase experimental human therapies.

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