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MAPS PROVIDE ZIP CODE-LEVEL DETAIL ON RISK OF COVID-19 COMPLICATIONS ACROSS WISCONSIN

Researchers at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health are providing local public health officials across Wisconsin with zip...

TWO SCHOOL OF MEDICINE AND PUBLIC HEALTH-AFFILIATED UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS AMONG GOLDWATER SCHOLARS

Two students affiliated with the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health have been named winners of 2020 Barry Goldwater Scholarships, one...

WISCONSIN STATE LABORATORY OF HYGIENE WORKING WITH CAMPUS PARTNERS TO TEST FOR COVID-19

As COVID-19 has infected more than 1 million people around the world — and more than 2,500 Wisconsin residents — since late...

REMEMBERING DR. BETH POTTER

With heavy hearts, we share that Beth Potter, MD, associate professor (CHS) in the Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, passed...

DELETING A GENE PREVENTS TYPE 1 DIABETES IN MICE BY DISGUISING INSULIN-PRODUCING CELLS

The cellular sleight of hand may suggest ways to prevent Type 1 diabetes in high-risk individuals, as well as other diseases in...

MOLDS DAMAGE LUNG’S PROTECTIVE BARRIER TO SPUR FUTURE ASTHMA ATTACKS

University of Wisconsin–Madison researchers have identified a new way that common Aspergillus molds can induce asthma, by first attacking the protective tissue barrier deep in...

RESEARCHERS WAKE MONKEYS BY STIMULATING ‘ENGINE’ OF CONSCIOUSNESS IN BRAIN

Macaques put under with general anesthetic drugs commonly administered to human surgical patients, propofol and isoflurane, could be revived and alert within...

MARMOSET STEM CELLS CARRYING PARKINSON’S MUTATION COULD LEAD TO NEW MODEL FOR STUDYING DISEASE

Parkinson’s disease researchers have used gene-editing tools to introduce the disorder’s most common genetic mutation into marmoset monkey stem cells and to successfully...

NEWLY IDENTIFIED CELLULAR ‘TRASH REMOVAL PROGRAM’ HELPS CREATE NEW NEURONS

The work provides a new cellular target for interventions that could boost neuron production when it's needed most, such as after brain...

This beetle got a boost when it partnered up with antifungal bacteria

Life is tough if you’re a beetle. Things want to eat you, and you can’t much stop them. You’re...

Cells carrying Parkinson’s mutation could lead to new model for studying disease

Parkinson’s disease researchers have used gene-editing tools to introduce the disorder’s most common genetic mutation into marmoset monkey stem cells and to...

Complex local conditions keep fields of dunes from going active all at once

Sand dunes, like many ecosystems, have more than one comfort zone. Variations in moisture, especially, can shift them from active, blowing waves...

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Explore rich holiday traditions from around the globe while creating your own traditions with loved ones in Christmas Around the World and Holidays of Light.

[Champaign] THE 20TH ANNUAL PARADE OF LIGHTS WILL BE A VIRTUAL

CHAMPAIGN - There’s no place like home for the holidays - a classic holiday tune that will ring true this holiday season....

[Urbana] Halloween masquerade car parade

Wednesday, October 28Rain Date: Thursday, October 29Decorate: 5-7pm ~ Parade Start: 7:30pmMarket Place Mall Parking LotAll AgesFree! We're...

[Illinois] Verizon 5G Innovation Hub Opens at Research Park

CHAMPAIGN — Verizon Business continues to accelerate the development of real-world 5G use cases with the rollout of its latest 5G Innovation Hub at...