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U of M invests $3.6 million in research addressing Grand Challenges

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The U of M will fund research collaborations addressing critical challenges of Minnesota and the world.

Give with Goldy

Goldy wearing a cape playing with a boy

You can give Goldy Gopher a birthday gift by helping bring birthday celebrations to kids at Masonic Children’s Hospital.

UMN named a Udall Center of Excellence in Parkinson's Disease Research

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U of M awarded a grant totaling $9.07 million over the next five years to improve the lives of Parkinson’s patients.

From You Betcha to Kon'nichiwa

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In exploring a new culture, honors student Carrie Kuang found a career.

Artificial blood vessels developed in the lab can grow with the recipient

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Groundbreaking discovery could potentially prevent need for repeated surgeries in children.

Gophers host HopeDay Festival

A young boy poses with Goldy Gopher at the HopeDay Festival.

The University of Minnesota held the 10th annual HopeDay Festival for kids recently at TCF Bank Stadium. 

U of M and gener8tor announce partnership to boost support for U startups

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gener8tor to run the Office for Technology Commercialization’s Discovery Capital program 

UMN study measures effects of congestion on access to jobs by car

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Twin Cities metro area ranks #12 in access to jobs by car, #23 in loss of access to jobs by car due to congestion

U of M researchers identify an unexpected cause of mutation in cancer

Reuben Harris

Reuben Harris and team pinpoint enzyme that causes mutation in tumor cells

Upcoming Events on the Twin Cities Campus

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Select events from Sept. 22 through Oct. 5.

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