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Rutledge Cancer Foundation research team receives two-year NIH grant

The National Institute of Health, in a combined effort with the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, has awarded a grant to a collaborative project led by the Rutledge Cancer Foundation of Fort Worth that aims to develop new treatments for Ewing’s sarcoma with minimal side effects, especially cardiovascular. The award supports an ongoing effort […]

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Three Eagles win prestigious National Science Foundation research grants | Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University

When Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University senior Adriana Formby-Fernandez recently won a National Science Foundation (NSF) research fellowship, she added her name to a list that includes Steven Chu, former U.S. Secretary of the ‘Énergie, and Sergey Brin, co-founder of Google. “It feels good”, the Engineer’s Physics said the student. “The news hit me in stages.” Formby-Fernandez […]

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Criminal Justice Legal Foundation research debunks DA Gascón claims about sentence length and recidivism

A new research project from Criminal Justice Legal Foundation debunked claims that “science and data” show that shorter sentences for violent and habitual criminals promote public safety have no basis in published research. This matters because when Los Angeles County District Attorney George Gascón was elected last November, minutes after being sworn in, he announced […]

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WM Keck Foundation Research Program Seeking Concept Papers for Fall 2021 | News

Applications until June 10, 2021 These instructions are intended for VU investigators. VUMC investigators are to visit the OOR Funding Opportunity Site. Vanderbilt University may submit up to two proposals, one in medical research and one in science and engineering, for the WM Keck Foundation Research Program. The Office of the Vice-Rector for Research is […]