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June 24, 2015
A new University of Minnesota research study at the intersection of math, genetics, microbiology, ecology and medicine has uncovered a telltale link between colorectal cancer and specific traits of bacteria found in the digestive tract. The findings could improve colorectal cancer treatment and prevention.
June 17, 2015
The University of Minnesota Board of Regents has named R. Lawrence Edwards, Vipin Kumar and Michael Osterholm Regents Professors. The designation is the highest level of recognition given to faculty by the University.
June 16, 2015
Improving air quality—in clean and dirty places—could potentially avoid millions of pollution-related deaths each year.
June 15, 2015
New analysis from the University of Minnesota Accessibility Observatory quantifies an increase in access to jobs since the Green Line LRT and related bus network changes debuted a year ago.
May 18, 2015
Explosions, flames, rock music and screaming gummy bears—they’re all part of a unique and fun University of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering outreach program that aims to interest elementary school students in science.
May 13, 2015
A new study led by researchers at the University of Minnesota has found a three-way link among antibiotic use in infants, changes in the gut bacteria, and disease later in life.
May 1, 2015
Five students from the College of Science & Engineering were among 104 students accepted to present research at the 2015 Winchell Undergraduate Research Symposium.
April 24, 2015
Three University of Minnesota professors have been elected members of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, one of the nation’s most prestigious honorary societies.
April 21, 2015
A biomedical engineering student in the College of Science and Engineering is among seven seniors at the University of Minnesota who have been awarded grants to study and teach abroad following graduation by the Fulbright U.S. Student Program.
April 15, 2015
For the first time dark matter may have been observed interacting with other dark matter in a way other than through the force of gravity.