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An elderly male patient with Parkinson’s disease grasps a walker.

Taming Tremors

A U medical team delivers precision stimulation to the brain, relieving the debilitating symptoms of disorders like Parkinson’s disease.

3 months ago

Vice President Joe Biden and former President Jimmy Carter to join Washington, D.C., tribute to Walter Mondale 

Vice President Joe Biden and former President Jimmy Carter will speak about the living legacy of former Vice President Walter Mondale at two Washington, D.C., events on Oct. 20. Mr.

39 min ago

Girl smiling in classroom

Department of Food Science and Nutrition

Morrine Omolo is committed to mentoring young girls, especially those interested in science, technology, engineering, and math education (STEM) fields.

3 months ago

Vines add surprising variable to tropical forest carbon storage

Just when we thought we were getting closer to understanding tropical forests’ tremendously valuable service of sucking carbon from the air and socking it away in tree trunks and other biomass, along comes a new variable: woody vines.

21 hours ago

Math on chalkboard

The Minnesota Medical Foundation

Mathematicians have emerged as some of medicine’s greatest unsung heroes, shedding light on complex biological processes, all to improve patient health.

3 months ago

U of M Board of Regents approval clears path to outline a new fully integrated academic health system

The University of Minnesota’s Board of Regents today approved a non-binding Letter of Intent to explore combining Fairview Health Services and University of Minnesota Physicians (UMP) into a fully integrated academic health system called University of Minnesota Health.

4 days ago

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