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Children in Youth Villages' mentoring program reach out to seniors

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When Tangina Sanders, manager of Youth Villages' Chris Crye Mentoring Program, asked children participating in the program at Youth Villages to write letters to nursing home residents, she didn't anticipate the reaction the kids would have to the project.

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Survival On the Seventh Continent

JAN 29, 2017--How do you research how life might survive on Mars without actually going to Mars? It turns out that you go to Antarctica. “The McMurdo Dry Valleys in Antarctica are the closest terrestrial analogue we have to what’s happening on other planets,” said David Goerlitz, MS, Director of Operations for the Genomics and Epigenomics Shared Resource at GUMC.

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The Cannabis Update: Germany legalizes for medical use while scientists in the USA analyze existing scientific evidence

Germany joins the growing cannabis experiment  On January 19th, Germany joined the growing list of countries who have legalized marijuana for medical purposes. The bill, which was passed unanimously by the German Parliament after being first approved by the country’s cabinet in May 2016, will come into effect March 2017.

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Some of the tree species

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Survival On the Seventh Continent

JAN 29, 2017--How do you research how life might survive on Mars without actually going to Mars? It turns out that you go to Antarctica. “The McMurdo Dry Valleys in Antarctica are the closest terrestrial analogue we have to what’s happening on other planets,” said David Goerlitz, MS, Director of Operations for the Genomics and Epigenomics Shared Resource at GUMC.

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Survival On the Seventh Continent

JAN 29, 2017--How do you research how life might survive on Mars without actually going to Mars? It turns out that you go to Antarctica. “The McMurdo Dry Valleys in Antarctica are the closest terrestrial analogue we have to what’s happening on other planets,” said David Goerlitz, MS, Director of Operations for the Genomics and Epigenomics Shared Resource at GUMC.

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Penn Computational Geneticist Receives Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers

PHILADELPHIA —Benjamin F. Voight, PhD, an assistant professor of Systems Pharmacology and Translational Therapeutics and of Genetics in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, has received the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE). This award is the highest honor given by the United States government to scientists and engineers during the early stages of their independent research careers.

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Hope for food-allergic students transitioning to college

EVANSTON - Food-allergic students face challenges in the transition to college that reach far beyond the food served in dining halls, according to research from Northwestern University.Tasked to address the issue, students in an innovative master-level design course led by engineering and medical instructors at Northwestern produced a website, and the video above, with recommendations for how colleges can better prepare for and support food-allergic students.







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