EPSCoR/IDeA Community Applauds the Election of LSU Professor and Former LIGO Spokesperson to the National Academy of Sciences
The National Academy of Sciences announced today that LSU Department of Physics & Astronomy Professor Gabriela González has been elected as a member to the academy. González is one of the 84 new members recognized for her distinguished and continuing achievements in original research.
WVU Researchers Help Detect Gravitational Waves for the Third Time
West Virginia University professors Zach Etienne and Sean McWilliams and a group of WVU graduate students are part of a global team of scientists who have detected gravitational waves for the third time, demonstrating that a new window in astronomy has been firmly opened.
Researchers from the University of Nevada, Reno Aim to Repurpose Experimental Cancer Therapy to Treat Muscular Distrophy
Researchers at the National Institutes of Health’s National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) and the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine (UNR Med) have demonstrated that a drug originally targeted unsuccessfully to treat cancer may have new life as a potential treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD).
Francis Collins will Remain NIH Director
The White House announced Tuesday that Francis S. Collins will stay on as director of the National Institutes of Health.
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EPSCoR/IDeA Foundation Board Member Peter Goodwin Named President of University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
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