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Minnesota Partnership Launches Six Research Projects

Laser-guided Malaria Detectors Smart Socks that Predict Heart Attacks Mouse Avatars to Study Ovarian Cancer These are just three of the joint projects now underway involving collaborative research teams from Mayo Clinic and the University of Minnesota. Over $4 million in research awards from the Minnesota Partnership for Biotechnology and Medical [...]

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Four Projects Awarded Discovery Transformation Grant Funding by Minnesota Partnership

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — Aug. 12, 2013 — The Minnesota Partnership for Biotechnology and Medical Genomics announced four research projects selected for funding from the 2013 Discovery Transformation Grant Program. Together, the selected researchers were awarded a total of $2 million to support their work in diabetes research. Minnesota Partnership funding comes from money [...]

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Diabetes Interactive Atlas Launched

Should physicians and researchers, policy makers or the public want to know about diabetes in Minnesota, or available health care options, it's now just a click away. The Minnesota Health Atlas is an online resource where county-by-county data, focused to help the state's diabetic population. It is a unique resource, [...]

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Minnesota Partnership Awards New Grant to Study Myelodysplastic Syndrome

MINNEAPOLIS — Researchers from the University of Minnesota (U of M) in Minneapolis and Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., have been awarded $1.35 million by the Minnesota Partnership to combat myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS), a cancer of the blood that impacts the way the human body develops blood cells. The grant [...]

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Minnesota Partnership Researchers Close in on Drug to Fight Fungal Infections

MINNEAPOLIS — Researchers from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis and Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., are another step closer to developing a drug to combat fungal infections — one of the major problems confronting patients with compromised immune systems. The Minnesota Partnership for Biotechnology and Medical Genomics has awarded [...]

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Minnesota Partnership Award Grants for Diabetes Research

The Minnesota Partnership for Biotechnology and Medical Genomics is announcing four research projects selected for funding from the 2013 Discovery Transformation Grant Program. Together, the selected researchers were awarded a total of $2 million to support their work in diabetes research. Minnesota Partnership funding comes from money appropriated by the Minnesota [...]

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Minnesota Partnership-Sponsored Discovery is Licensed Technology

A series of biomarker discoveries developed by researchers at Mayo Clinic and the University of Minnesota have resulted in a licensed technology that will benefit prostate cancer patients globally. The research that led to the discoveries and subsequent patents was funded by one of the first grants awarded by the Minnesota [...]

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Research Grants Awarded for Ovarian and Brain Cancer, TB, Alzheimer's and Glaucoma

Grants from the Minnesota Partnership for Biotechnology and Medical Genomics will help five partnering teams from Mayo Clinic and the University of Minnesota focus on ovarian and brain cancer, tuberculosis, imaging for Alzheimer’s disease, and new approaches to treating glaucoma.  The state-funded awards total just over $3.5 million. Click here for news release

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