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INDIANAPOLIS – Akshayalakshmi Sridhar, a doctoral biology student in the Indiana University-Purdue University (IUPUI) School of Science placed third of twenty-three participants in the Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition held at the annual meeting of...
Apr 16 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- The Jaguar Academic Advising Association (JACADA) presented Jane Alexander with the 2016 Advisor of the Year Award at their Spring Tea and Annual meeting on March 18.Alexander is the student & alumni services coordinator for the...
Mar 31 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS – Four School of Science students were honored at a private luncheon in the University Club on Friday, February 26, by the Indiana University-Purdue University Center for Research and Learning (CRL).Interim Vice Chancellor for Research Simon...
Mar 24 2016
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A biologist in the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis is developing treatments for polycystic kidney disease, which affects between one in 400 and one in 1,000 people worldwide. Bonnie Blazer-Yost, professor of biology...
Mar 22 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- Using stem cells derived from human skin cells, researchers led by Jason Meyer, assistant professor of biology, along with graduate student Sarah Ohlemacher of the School of Science at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis,...
Mar 21 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana University – Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) School of Science is excited to announce that 46 of its students will recognized by the IUPUI Alumni Council and the Student Organization for Alumni Relations (SOAR) at the...
Mar 10 2016
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INDIANAPOLIS -- The National Science Foundation has awarded a three-year grant of $1.1 million to Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis to provide nanotechnology experiences for high school students and teachers in the Indianapolis...
Feb 17 2016
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After a fierce and exciting competition, Carmel High School sophomore Xuchen Wei was named the victor of the sixth annual Indianapolis Brain Bee at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI). Xuchen was among the youngest of contestants,...
Dec 9 2015
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INDIANAPOLIS -- A treatment for a disease that can make kidneys grow as large as footballs before renal failure occurs is the focus of human clinical trials that begin this fall under the guidance of a team of Indiana University researchers and a...
Sep 24 2015
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A doctorate student in the School of Science has been awarded a prestigious scholarship from the J. Edgar Hoover Foundation. Gina Dembinski was named the J. Edgar Hoover Foundation’s 2015 recipient of the Scientific Scholarship in recognition of her...
Sep 23 2015