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Alzheimer’s Nearly As Deadly As Cancer, Researchers Say

Alzheimer’s disease could be even deadlier in the United States than previously thought. New research suggests Alzheimer’s is nearly as deadly as heart disease and cancer.

03/06/2014

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Researchers: Minn. Moose Calves Dying Quicker Than Usual

State wildlife experts say our moose calves are dying at a faster rate than they should be. Researchers in northern Minnesota say more than 60 percent of the young moose they tracked have died within the first four months of their birth.

09/27/2013

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‘U’ Researchers Pinpoint Enzyme That Leads To Several Cancers

There has been a breakthrough in cancer research at the University of Minnesota.

07/14/2013

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Historic Cord Blood Transplant Could Cure HIV/AIDS

University of Minnesota physicians will perform the world’s first cord blood transplant, which if successful, is designed to cure a pediatric patient of HIV/AIDS.

04/23/2013

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U Of M Research Discovers Way to Regenerate Muscles

It’s being called breakthrough research by medical journals around the world, and it’s happening at the University of Minnesota.

04/05/2013

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Health Watch: Brain Cancer Drug May Help Alzheimer’s Patients

A drug used to treat cancer may someday offer hope for patients living with Alzheimer’s disease.

03/26/2013

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Study: Women, Moderate Drinking Linked To Healthier Bones

A new study finds women who drink a moderate amount of alcohol can help prevent bone loss and that lowers their risk of getting osteoporosis.

07/11/2012

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Researchers: Excessive Sitting Linked To Chronic Diseases

Too much sitting at work or at home could be taking a couple years off your life.

07/10/2012

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Mayo Researchers Return To Minn. After Study Atop Everest

A team of doctors and elite athletes are just back from a study that’s far from the science lab.

05/12/2012

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U Of M Biofuels Researchers Team With Gardeners

University of Minnesota biofuels researchers are teaming up with master gardeners in the school’s extension service.

11/08/2011

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Algae Researchers Gather For Summit

Algae is the focus of a four-day commercial trade show in the Twin Cities, billed as the largest of its type in the nation.

10/24/2011

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Minnesota Researchers Begin Lake Superior Study

A half-hour’s cruise out of Duluth, not far off the McQuade Road boat landing, Jay Austin gave the signal to let loose his $75,000 baby.

04/16/2011

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‘U’ Researchers Use Modified Salmonella To Combat Cancer

In the kitchen, Salmonella can cause food poisoning. However, in the fight against cancer, it may become a powerful weapon.

03/09/2011

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