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The University of Minnesota is one of the most comprehensive public universities in the United States and ranks among the most prestigious. It is both the state land-grant university, with a strong tradition of education and public service, and the state's primary research university, with faculty of national and international reputation.
The University of Minnesota's cutting-edge research and creation of new knowledge significantly contributes to world understanding and learning. As the state's primary research institution, the University receives 98 percent of all federally sponsored research grants awarded to higher education institutions in Minnesota.
The College of Biological Sciences at the University of Minnesota is one of few colleges nationwide devoted to biological sciences. CBS explores a world of opportunities, from molecules to ecosystems, to improve human health, develop renewable resources, enhance agriculture, and restore the environment.
Last Updated: 02-10-2006
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Hearing Restoration For The Deaf: Blackrock Neurotech Invests In Groundbreaking Auditory Nerve Implant With University Of Minnesota And MED-EL
Blackrock Neurotech, a leading provider of brain computer interface technology for human patients, has announced plans to invest in a novel auditory nerve implant device that restores hearing for the deaf.
New research shows T cells can be engineered to migrate more effectively inside tumor microenvironments, raising hopes of reproducing the remarkable outcomes seen for certain hematological cancer patient subsets in broader populations and indications.
Inspired Spine Performs Highly Complex Multilevel Spinal Fusion at the University of Minnesota Hospital on a Patient with a BMI of 62.5
An obese Ohio man suffering debilitating back pain began his search for relief by consulting with four different spine surgeons in his home state.
Biostasis Research Institute Launches to Enable Human "Organ Banks" Through the Cryogenic Storage of Donor Organs for Transplantation
The Biostasis Research Institute launches by establishing and funding two new research centers at Massachusetts General Hospital and the University of Minnesota aimed at creating human organ banks through the cryogenic storage of organs donated for transplantation.
Every week there are numerous scientific studies published. Here’s a look at some of the more interesting ones.
A new report from University of Minnesota researchers shows that artificial heart valves implanted in lambs continued to grow and function for at least a year after surgery, a promising finding for pediatric patients in need of heart valve replacements.
NuWave® OxyPure® Air Purifier Found to Reduce Porcine Respiratory Coronavirus Concentration in the Air
An Independent University of Minnesota Study Calculates the OxyPure® Reduces 99.999% Virus Concentration Within Six Hours
A combination of genetic and emotional differences may lead to post-traumatic stress in police officers, a new study finds.
NUWAY® and The Center for Practice Transformation at the University of Minnesota Research the Effects of Quality-Managed Recovery Housing on Addiction Treatment Outcomes
NUWAY®, Minnesota's largest non-profit extended care addiction and mental healthcare treatment provider is partnering with The Center for Practice Transformation at the University of Minnesota to study the effects of recovery housing participation on addiction treatment and mental health outcomes.
UnitedHealth Group, Boston Scientific, Medtronic and the University of Minnesota Work to Deploy 3,000 Emergency Ventilator Alternative Devices
Newly invented and U.S. Food and Drug Administration-authorized devices will help provide relief to impacted patients and enhance clinical capacity
Biomedical engineers at the University of Minnesota conducted a first-of-its-kind study on molecular interactions.
Abilitech wins 2019 MN Cup on its way to TEKNE competition, FDA registration prep and 75-patient clinical study
GT Biopharma, Inc. announced that Dr. Jeffrey Miller and colleagues from the University of Minnesota will present research results concerning an HIV TriKE™ which directs NK cell killing at HIV-infected CD4 T-cells.
In 2018, Minnesota apple lovers fell in love with First Kiss®, the newest apple variety from the University of Minnesota’s (UMN) apple breeding program.
Krishnan Suthanthiran, President & Founder of TeamBest Companies & Best Cure Foundation, Presents the AAPM Best Award to its 2019 Recipients in San Antonio, Texas, at the AAPM Annual Meeting
On July 15th, Krishnan Suthanthiran, President & Founder of TeamBest Companies and Best Cure Foundation, presented the AAPM Best Award to the 2019 recipients at the Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine taking place in San Antonio, Texas, USA July 14–17, 2019.
U.S. News & World Report recognizes Masonic Children's for the 12th consecutive year [19-June-2019] MINNEAPOLIS , June 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital is recognized by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best children's hospitals in the nation. This is the 12th consecut
New disease-resistant wheat named after the Washburn A Mill
University of Minnesota Health and Fairview Health Services Recognized with the Most 'Top Doctors' in the Metro
University of Minnesota Health and Fairview Health are proud to announce 373 physicians representing 45 specialties across the joint clinical enterprise have made the 2019 Mpls.St.Paul Magazine's list of Top Doctors-the most physicians in the Twin Cities.
University of Minnesota & Partners Develop Winning Concept to Improve Patient Participation in Healthcare
A multidisciplinary team from the University of Minnesota is giving patients a more interactive role when making decisions about their care through a new award-winning app.
The University of Minnesota and the Medical Alley Association will host the US Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) for “Healthcare Startup Day Minnesota” on Monday, Oct. 15 at McNamara Alumni Center.