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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.

7 months ago

University of Minnesota announces plans for athletics director search 

University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler has announced the launch of the search for the University’s next Gopher Athletics Director.

7 hours 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.

7 months ago

U of M Board of Regents discusses future Twin Cities campus enrollment, tuition strategies

A five-year plan to grow and maintain the quality of undergraduate students, while providing an exceptional experience at the University of Minnesota’s Twin Cities campus was presented to the U’s Board of Regents today. The Board is expected to act on the plan at its March meeting.

8 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.

7 months ago

Gravitational waves detected 100 years after Einstein’s prediction

For the first time, scientists have observed ripples in the fabric of spacetime called gravitational waves, arriving at the earth from a cataclysmic event in the distant universe. This confirms a major prediction of Albert Einstein’s 1915 general theory of relativity and opens an unprecedented new window onto the cosmos.

1 day ago

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