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U of M Venture Center launches record 17 startups in FY16

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The U of M launched a record 17 startup companies over the past year based on discoveries and inventions by researchers.

Technological Leadership Institute to host commission on cybersecurity

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Commissioners and expert panelists will address challenges in improving nation’s cybersecurity at the U of M. 

Childhood immunizations: What parents need to know

August is National Immunization Awareness Month and throughout the month Health Talk will focus on several key life...

Obstructive Sleep Apnea: hidden health crisis in America

recent study by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) revealed obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) could be...

Obstructive Sleep Apnea: hidden health crisis in America

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine has reported that there are approximately 30 million Americans...

Research snapshot: The way a soda tax is framed affects consumer interest

Recently there has been policy discussion, both in the United States and globally, about raising the prices of...

Parental control: How to interact with your child about diet

New research published in the journal Appetite emphasizes the importance of how different forms of food-related...

Vaccinations before travel: What you need to know

Receiving proper vaccinations before traveling to certain regions of the world is highly recommended, and oftentimes...

Ten #UMNonaStick things to do at the fair

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From raptors and bees to performances and freebies, the U has something to offer everyone at the Minnesota State Fair.

Could MRI be used to help detect cracks in teeth?

Cracked teeth can cause several problems.

UMN a finalist for inaugural award in global learning, research, engagement

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Inaugural APLU award recognizes public universities excelling at driving innovative approaches to internationalization.

NOvA shines new light on how neutrinos behave

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U researchers involved in results indicating that flavor, mass correlation may be more complex than previously thought

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