Research Briefs

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New 3D-printed device could help treat spinal cord injuries

Researchers created a 3D-printed device that could help patients with long-term spinal cord injuries regain function. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/new-3d-printed-device-could-help-treat-spinal-cord-injuries
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
08/09/2018
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UMN Medical School researchers study how cues drive our behavior

Neuroscientist Benjamin Saunders used a Pavlovian model of conditioning to see if a simple cue could motivate action. 
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/umn-medical-school-researchers-study-how-cues-drive-our-behavior
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
08/06/2018
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Research Brief: Potential impact of bacteria on tooth decay

An team of UMN researchers found some bacteria that absorb and accumulate phosphate may play a role in tooth decay.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/news-events/research-brief-potential-impact-bacteria-tooth-decay
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
03/15/2018