News by Category

A person reaching back to grab his or her painful back, with an area in red marking the pain.

Combating back pain without opioids

A new grant is helping the U of M to study non-drug approaches to alleviating chronic back pain.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/combating-back-pain-without-opioids
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
02/27/2018
An image of dentures, a wi-fi signal, and a smartphone.

Developing new dental devices for the elderly

The School of Dentistry is collaborating with a local aerospace research company to create new dental devices for the elderly.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/developing-new-dental-devices-elderly
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/29/2018
Bob Vince and Swati More with their modified camera.

Seeing Alzheimer’s disease

U researchers detect early signs of the disease in the retina.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/seeing-alzheimers-disease
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018
Christian Njatcha in his lab.

Cancer fighter from Cameroon

Graduate student Christian Njatcha came all the way from Cameroon to fight cancer.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/cancer-fighter-cameroon
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/25/2018

Pages