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Minnesota Partnership Researchers Uncover Cancer Drug Prospects

MINNEAPOLIS — A team funded by the Minnesota Partnership for Biotechnology and Medical Genomics has uncovered clues to possible drugs for two rare cancers through research involving baker's yeast and a library of chemical compounds. The team from Mayo Clinic and the University of Minnesota published the findings in the [...]

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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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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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Mayo Clinic, U of M Team Up to Promote Wellness Using Lab on Wheels

What: Mayo Clinic and the University of Minnesota are taking wellness promotion on the road Jan. 24, 2012, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Minnesota Partnership — a state-funded research partnership between the University of Minnesota and Mayo Clinic — is debuting its health and wellness mobile lab at [...]

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Ready to Go Rural: Future Physicians Receive Hands-On Experience

It's no secret that demand is high for quality health care providers in small towns and rural communities across the country. Yet, the supply often falls short. The Association of American Medical Colleges estimates the country will be short 90,000 doctors over all fields in the next 10 years. In light of National [...]

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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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