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Wayne State University receives $1.7 million NIH research award to discover novel treatments for methamphetamine-abuse associated neurotoxicity
DETROIT — A Wayne State University professor recently received a nearly $1.7 million grant from the National Institutes...
Wayne State University receives grant from USGS to advance ecological restoration efforts in the Great Lakes
Donna Kashin (Top) and Jeffery Ram (Bottom) DETROIT — Foreign mussels hitchhiking...
Wayne State professor receives prestigious NSF Early Career award; research to impact metro Detroit schools’ astronomy programs
DETROIT — A Wayne State University researcher has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Early Career...
'Super circles' to lessen rush-hour headaches
DETROIT — While Mother Nature continues to challenge drivers across the country, a team of traffic engineers is working...
Light a fire in your relationship: Wayne State University research says double dating may be the answer to a perfect Valentine’s Day
DETROIT — Romantic relationships often start out exciting, but later often become routine and boring. A Wayne State...
Research team led by Wayne State discovers single gene in bees separating queens from workers
Discovery may provide key to increasing agricultural economy in Michigan and beyond DETROIT — A research team led by...
FDA approves new MS treatment regimen developed at Wayne State University; Higher dose, fewer injections for patients around the world
Global research overseen by and conducted at the Wayne State University School of Medicine will immediately change the...
Wayne State University research suggests potential treatment for better heart health in patients undergoing hemodialysis
DETROIT — Researchers at Wayne State University have discovered a potential way to improve the lipid profiles in patients...
Wayne State cholesterol study shows algal extracts may counter effects of high fat diets
Bloomfield Hills, MI - Health Enhancement Products, Inc. (OTC.BB:HEPI.OB – News), in conjunction with Wayne State...
Wayne State University physicists publish observation of the "Charming Socialites"
Mark Mattson (Top) and Paul Karchin (Bottom) DETROIT — Protons and neutrons, the...
Wayne State University discovers new treatment for skin and corneal wound healing in diabetic patients
DETROIT — Diabetes Mellitus (DM), a metabolic disorder that affects nearly 170 million people worldwide, is characterized...
Five Michigan universities awarded National Science Foundation partnership grant to improve academic success
DETROIT — The National Science Foundation has awarded a collaborative $1.32 million grant to five Michigan universities...
Simon, Coleman & Wilson: We can't afford to slash research funding
An engine robbed of fuel slows and then sputters to a halt. Nobody understands such mechanics better than people in...
Wayne State University professor receives prestigious award from American Institute for Contemporary German Studies
DETROIT — Andrew I. Port, Ph.D., associate professor of history at Wayne State University, has received the prestigious...
Wayne State University part of team on worldwide exclusive license for novel approaches to manage cancer and related conditions with green tea extracts
DETROIT — Wayne State University, along with McGill University and the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, have executed an...
Wayne State University receives DOD grant to study the role of microRNAs in prostate cancer racial disparities and aggressiveness
DETROIT — African American men have a 60 percent higher risk of developing prostate cancer than European American men...
Wayne State University and Northwestern University researchers discover specific inhibitor for rheumatoid arthritis treatment
DETROIT — Collaborating with researchers from the Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, a...
Wayne State University part of scientific team celebrating Nobel Prize for Higgs Discovery WSU researchers available for comment regarding Nobel Prize in physics
From top to bottom: Paul Karchin, Robert Harr, Alexey Petrov, & Gil...
Wayne State receives $1.57 million grant to develop enhanced radiation therapy training program
Michael Joiner (Top) and Monica Tracey (Bottom) DETROIT — The number of...
Detroit Medical Center Physician and Chief of Perinatology Research Branch of NICHD/NIH at Wayne State University Dr. Roberto Romero Named Editor in Chief of American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
DETROIT - Roberto Romero, M.D., D.Med.Sci, Detroit Medical Center (DMC) physician and chief of the National Institutes of...
New Wayne State University multiple sclerosis study offers hope for MS patients
DETROIT — A groundbreaking study in multiple sclerosis focusing on “remyelination in the brain” has been...
Wayne State joins ranks to change how STEM fields are taught at the undergraduate level
Andrew Feig (Top) and Mathew Ouellett (Bottom) DETROIT — According to the National...
Wayne State University to host lecture with leading heart disease researcher from Stanford University
DETROIT — On Tuesday, September 10, 2013, Wayne State University will host the 2013 Ahmed H. Zewail Lecture, a program...
New surgical tool may help sleep apnea sufferers, Wayne State University researcher finds
DETROIT — A Wayne State University researcher’s innovative use of a new tool may make surgery a more viable option...
Wayne State receives grant to reduce emissions of toxic substances by power plants into the Great Lakes
DETROIT — A team of Wayne State University researchers are working on a technology that could quickly and significantly...
Exchange program will send Wayne State University science students to Puerto Rico to learn, teach
Abigail Fusaro (Top) and Carly Nowicki (Bottom) DETROIT — Two Wayne State University...
Wayne State receives National Science Foundation grant for training future nanoengineers
DETROIT — According to the National Nano Initiative – a U.S. Government research and development initiative...
New book by Wayne State professor explores health at the nano scale
DETROIT — A Wayne State University School of Medicine professor has published a book that covers new advances in nano...
Study by Brown University and Wayne State University finds that more intestinal cells can absorb larger particles
A new study reports that the small intestine uses more cells than scientists had realized to absorb microspheres large enough...
Wayne State professor receives $1.76 million to investigate care management decisions in prostate cancer
Detroit – The American Cancer Society has awarded Wayne State University School of Medicine researcher and clinician...
Taking the Michigan left on the road
Research team led by Wayne State University to update national manual for highway designers; will aid in exporting the Michigan...
Wayne State receives NSF grant to develop strategic plan for field-based water research center
DETROIT — Wayne State University researchers announced today a $25,000 planning grant from the National Science Foundation to...
Wayne State University scientists identify neural origins of hot flashes in menopausal women
Robert Freedman Vaibhav Diwadkar DETROIT — A new study from neuroscientists at the...
Small worm's biological processes give clues to environmental effects on humans, Wayne State University researcher says
DETROIT — A Wayne State University researcher is using a tiny worm to better understand how human physiology and behavior...
Wayne State engineering professor wins NASF award
DETROIT – Yinlun Huang, professor of chemical engineering and materials science in Wayne State University’s...
NIH grant makes STaRs of eight Wayne State College of Nursing students
DETROIT – Eight Wayne State University undergraduate nursing students are gaining unique insight about the research field...
SEED Wayne unique among peers’ sustainable food programs
SEED Wayne is dedicated to building sustainable food systems on the campus of Wayne State University and in Detroit...
Race apparently a factor in sleep apnea, Wayne State University researcher finds
DETROIT — A Wayne State University researcher has found that sleep apnea severity is higher among African-American men in...
Wayne State awards $1.8 million to enhance multidisciplinary research
DETROIT — Wayne State University’s Office of the Vice President for Research today announced two research awards...
Wayne State University researcher using technology to help teacher candidates understand students' math problem solving patterns
DETROIT — A Wayne State University researcher is working to help mathematics teacher candidates make the transition from...
Wayne State University breakthrough research of essential molecule reveals important targets in diabetes and obesity
DETROIT – Insulin is the most potent physiological anabolic agent for tissue-building and energy storage, promoting the...
Wayne State welcomes undergraduates from around the country for physics research experience
DETROIT — On June 6, professors in Wayne State University’s Department of Physics kicked off WSU’s only...
Detecting lead hotspots in urban gardens requires different sampling strategies according to Wayne State research
Analyzing soil lead in an urban garden plot is important and sampling approaches may involve tradeoffs between finding...
Wayne State University researchers seek to determine impacts of differential speed limits on state freeways
DETROIT – Years of research have produced mixed views on whether different freeway speed limits for cars and trucks make...
Wayne State civil and environmental engineering professor wins national new faculty award for dynamic teaching
DETROIT (May 29, 2013) – If there’s one thing Shawn McElmurry, Wayne State University professor of civil and...
Wayne State University chair selected for national leadership program
DETROIT — Ratna Naik, Ph.D., chair and professor of physics and astronomy in Wayne State University’s College of...
Understanding differences in job commitment types can lead to better correctional employees, Wayne State University researcher finds
DETROIT — Commitment to the job by correctional staff members cannot be bought but must be earned by an organization, a...
Wayne State receives second year funding from the New Economy Initiative to build technology commercialization efforts
DETROIT — Wayne State University received notice of a $820,398 grant from the New Economy Initiative for Southeast...
Wayne State University names Joan C. Dunbar as associate vice president of technology commercialization
DETROIT — Hilary Ratner, Ph.D., vice president for research at Wayne State University, announced the appointment of Joan...
Wayne State researcher aims to make STEM education more accessible to Native American students
Detroit – Underrepresented minorities comprise approximately 30 percent of the U.S. population, but only 10 percent are...
Wayne State University researcher’s technique helps robotic vehicles find their way, help humans
DETROIT — A Wayne State University researcher understands that the three most important things about real estate also...
Wayne State University researcher's technique can help nanoparticles deliver drug treatments
DETROIT — A Wayne State University researcher has successfully tested a technique that can lead to more effective use of...
Wayne State researcher appointed adjunct foreign professor at prestigious Karolinska Institute
Detroit – Mark R. Luborsky, Ph.D., director of aging and health disparities research in the Institute of Gerontology...
Wayne State professor selected to receive WSU's Career Development Chair Award
Vaibhav Diwadkar DETROIT - Vaibhav Diwadkar, Ph.D., associate professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral...
WSU study examines relationship between '91 Gulf War exposure, birth outcomes
Bengt Arnetz Hikmet Jamil...
Wayne State professor elected president-elect of the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics
Gerald Feldman DETROIT - Gerald Feldman, M.D., Ph.D., F.A.C.M.G., Wayne State University School of Medicine...
Wayne State research finds psychological vulnerable older adults are more susceptible to experience fraud
Detroit – Researchers at Wayne State University, in collaboration with Illinois Institute of Technology, recently...
Wayne State University biotech startup, Advaita, to participate in new Michigan I-Corps program
DETROIT - Advaita, a Plymouth, MI biotechnology startup company spun out from Wayne State University, is one of 25 companies...
Wayne State University researchers seek calcium channels to target cancer tumors
Rod Braun Bruce Berkowitz DETROIT — Two Wayne State University researchers are...
Crime rate calculation method due for overhaul, Wayne State University researchers say
David Merolla, Ph.D. Zavin Nazaretian...
New Policy on Required Training in the Responsible Conduct of Research Announced
Wayne State University is committed to complying with the requirements of the National Science Foundation (NSF) and the...
Wayne State University researcher designs multilingual instruction materials for world’s largest mall
Housing 1,200 stores, an underwater zoo, a SEGA indoor theme park, an Olympic-size ice rink, a 22-screen Cineplex and the...
First road in Michigan newly designated on National Register of Historic Places; nominated by Wayne State anthropology student
DETROIT—Daniel Harrison, an anthropology graduate student in Wayne State University’s College of Liberal Arts and...
Wayne State University researcher appointed to Great Lakes Science Advisory Board by IJC
DETROIT—Carol Miller, Ph.D., P.E., professor and chair of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Wayne...
WAYNE COUNTY IS VANGUARD SITE FOR LAUNCH OF NATIONAL CHILDREN’S STUDY IN MICHIGAN
Detroit -The Michigan Alliance of the National Children’s Study (MANCS) today announced the launch of the National...
Detroit-based NextCAT Inc. secures $250,000 to commercialize biodiesel technology developed at Wayne State University
DETROIT—January 26, 2011. NextCAT Inc., a Detroit-based company, announced that it has received $250,000 in seed funding...
Speaking the same language means better health care quality, Wayne State University study finds
Hector M. González DETROIT—Wayne State University researchers have found that...
Wayne State University study predicts risk of memory loss in healthy, older adults
John Woodard, Ph.D. DETROIT— The combined results of a genetic blood test and a five-minute functional...
Wayne State University researcher partners with West Virginia University to ease information overload for software developers
Andrian Marcus, Ph.D. Wayne State University Modern technologies, including the...
Wayne State University scientist named AAAS fellow
DETROIT—A Wayne State University faculty member is among the 503 newly elected fellows of the American Association for...
Wayne State University researchers determine quake’s effect on mortality and well-being of Port-au-Prince residents - Data collected pre- and post-quake used in UN Post-Disaster Needs Assessment
Photo by Fred W. Baker, III, courtesy of DoD DETROIT—Four months after Michigan researchers conducted...
Wayne State University researcher receives grant to develop text messaging system to aid treatment of hypertension in African Americans
In recent years, cell phones have been used in many sophisticated ways to make daily life easier. Now, one Wayne State...
Wayne State University study shows one third of U.S. babies are obese or at risk for obesity
DETROIT—A study led by Brian Moss of Wayne State University’s School of Social Work reveals that one third of...
Wayne State University’s McGregor Memorial Conference Center among seven Michigan sites added to National Register of Historic Places
DETROIT— On Jan. 3, 2011, the State Historic Preservation Office announced the addition of seven Michigan sites to the...
WSU researchers capture 25 percent of DOD's Concept Award grants
Alexander Gow Jeffrey Loeb...
WSU researcher awarded $718,000 NSF grant to study mechanism of gene looping
DETROIT—Athar Ansari, Ph.D., assistant professor of biological sciences in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and...
Wayne State University offers first U.S. Industrial Engineering doctorate program for working executives
DETROIT—Wayne State University’s Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering now offers managers and...
Wayne State University civil engineering faculty members receive Safe Routes to School grant to improve child pedestrian safety
A recent grant awarded to faculty members in Wayne State University’s Transportation Research Group (WSU-TRG) aims to...
Wayne State University’s Michigan Alliance for Clinical and Translational Science Selects the OnCore® Informatics Platform to Support Centralized Clinical Research Operations
MADISON, Wis. (January 3, 2011) – In support of its new Michigan Alliance for Clinical and Translational Science...
Wayne State University researcher’s paper in Nature reveals how a protein-enzyme interaction provides clues to understanding and managing serious diseases
A partnering between a protein-editing enzyme and its protein cousin helps shape the mechanism underlying infections such as...
Wayne State University School of Medicine researcher receives NIH grant to combat osteoporosis
A Wayne State University School of Medicine researcher has received a $228,000 national grant to investigate the mechanism of a...
WSU researcher shows husbands’ work worries are linked to wives’ higher stress hormones - Happy marriages reduce impact of women’s work-related stress
Richard B. Slatcher, Ph.D. DETROIT— With its many pressures, the workplace can be a stress hub...
WSU researcher awarded $1 million NIH grant for cardiovascular disease study
DETROIT—Patrick J. Mueller, Ph.D., assistant professor of physiology in Wayne State University’s School of...
Study by Wayne State University researcher reveals eyeblink conditioning may help assess children with fetal alcohol exposure
DETROIT—Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) is an irreversible disorder in children that affects the learning centers...
URC honored with Catalyst for ‘making Michigan a better place’
DEARBORN, Mich. – The University Research Corridor has been awarded the 2010 Catalyst award from Michigan Emerging for...
Wayne State University researcher discovers new molecular target for developing new treatments for cardiomyopathy and heart failure
J.P. Jin, M.D., Ph.D. Mutations that are detrimental to the heart when occurring alone restore heart health...
Wayne State University study reveals rubber-like property of nanoconfined water, ends scientific debate
Peter M. Hoffmann, Ph.D. DETROIT—Identifying water’s behavior when confined at the molecular...
Karmanos Cancer Institute, Josephine Ford Cancer Center and Wayne State University Partner to Address Cancer Disparities in Southeast Michigan - $4 MILLION NATIONAL CANCER INSTITUTE GRANT SPURS SOUTHEAST MICHIGAN PARTNERS AGAINST CANCER
Terrance Albrecht, Ph.D. DETROIT – Three institutions dedicated to health, innovative science and...
Wayne State University engineering professor receives Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers
DETROIT - Pamela J. VandeVord, associate professor of biomedical engineering at Wayne State University, was among 85...
Wayne State Researcher receives nearly $3.4 million from National Institutes of Health to test psychological therapies for fibromyalgia
Mark Lumley, Ph.D. A Wayne State University researcher is investigating whether therapy that focuses on...
Wayne State University professor inducted to the National Academy of Kinesiology
Jeff Martin, Ph.D. DETROIT—Jeff Martin, Ph.D., professor of exercise and sport science in Wayne State...
Wayne State University study shows teens provide socially acceptable responses even in the face of impending drug testing
DETROIT—A recent study by researchers at Wayne State University showed that both teens and parents substantially...
Wayne State University researcher serves as guest editor of special issue of Journal of Health and Social Behavior - Anniversary issue compiles major insights from 50 years of medical sociology research
A Wayne State University researcher is the senior editor of a special 50th anniversary issue of Journal of Health and Social...
Wayne State University researcher reviews link between frataxin and iron-sulfur clusters - Research offers clues to mechanisms behind childhood-onset disorder, Friedreich’s ataxia
DETROIT—Friedreich’s ataxia is a childhood-onset disorder that causes progressive sensory and muscle loss. The...
Wayne State University researcher receives National Science Foundation CAREER award to develop smaller, more predictable computer systems
Detroit - A Wayne State researcher is working to understand how to squeeze the most applications into the smallest, lightest...
Wayne State University professor awarded up to $12.8 million from NIH to address antimicrobial resistance
Keith S. Kaye, M.D., M.P.H. DETROIT—On Oct. 19, 2010, the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious...
NSF funds WSU researcher’s educational e-learning project for sustainable design and manufacturing
DETROIT— Kyoung-Yun Kim, Ph.D., assistant professor in Wayne State University’s Department of Industrial and...
Detroit-based NextCAT Inc. secures $250,000 from Michigan Pre-Seed Capital Fund to commercialize biodiesel technology developed at Wayne State University’s National Biofuels Energy Lab
DETROIT—October 18, 2010. NextCAT Inc., a Detroit-based company, announced that it has received $250,000 in seed funding...
Wayne State University researcher identifies possible cause for neurodegenerative Charcot-Marie-Tooth type 4J disorder
DETROIT– A Wayne State University researcher has identified a novel regulatory mechanism that may be the cause behind the...
Wayne State University study on combination of routine tests predicts risk of cognitive decline
DETROIT— The combined results of a genetic blood test and a five-minute functional MRI successfully classified more than...
Wayne State University and Children’s Hospital of Michigan to enhance neonatal and pediatric training for nursing students and nurses using new simulation technologies
DETROIT–On Sept. 17, 2010, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced $130.8...
Wayne State University researcher’s ADHD study begins testing phase - Results to help develop “better targeted and age-appropriate cognitive and behavioral therapy” for ADHD
Jeffrey Stanley, Ph.D. DETROIT— Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) affects 4.5 million...
Wayne State University professor named American Chemical Society Fellow
Dr. James Rigby DETROIT— James Rigby, Ph.D., chair of the Department of Chemistry at Wayne State...
Study by professors at Wayne State University shows children born to older drinking mothers show significantly more attention deficits
Dr. Lisa M. Chiodo DETROIT— Identifying maternal characteristics that increase the risk of Fetal...
WSU researcher receives more than $1.7 million from the National Institutes of Health to continue study of congenital abnormality in children
Tej K. Mattoo, M.D. DETROIT—Tej K. Mattoo, M.D., professor and chief of Pediatric Nephrology at Wayne...
Chief of the National Institutes of Health’s Perinatology Research Branch at Wayne State University named Crain’s Detroit Business Health Care Hero
DETROIT—Crain’s Detroit Business announced today its 2010 Health Care Heroes. Roberto Romero, M.D., chief of the...
Wayne State University researcher uncovers measuring technique for conditions of early universe - Milestone could lead to answers to fundamental questions in physics
DETROIT – A Wayne State University researcher has devised a groundbreaking measurement technique that could vastly...
Guy Stern, WSU distinguished professor emeritus, to receive award from the Society for Contemporary American Literature in German
DETROIT — Guy Stern, Ph.D., distinguished professor emeritus at Wayne State University, will receive the Geertje...
WSU medical article named as one of the most significant published in 2009
DETROIT—A study and subsequent article by a Wayne State University School of Medicine professor concerning death rates...
Susan G. Komen for the Cure® awards $1.2 million for innovative breast cancer research at the Karmanos Cancer Institute and Wayne State University
Dr. Angelika Burger Dr. Neb Duric...
WSU researcher receives funding to study risk mechanisms among adolescent females who were sexually abused as children
Valerie Simon, Ph.D. DETROIT—A Wayne State University researcher has received an award from the...
WSU researcher receives Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation grant to determine benefits of administering oxygen to end-of-life patients
Margaret L. Campbell DETROIT– Margaret L. Campbell, Ph.D., R.N., assistant professor of nursing in the...
Wayne State University wins 2010 Campus Technology Innovators award
DETROIT — On July 19, administrators from Wayne State University’s Computing & Information Technology...
Wayne State University study shows combined behavioral interventions best way to reduce heart disease risk
Detroit — A study led by a Wayne State University researcher shows that combining counseling, extended follow-up with a...
When education is not enough: Wayne State University researcher examines septic system failure, critiques government response
DETROIT — Poorly maintained septic systems result in severely polluted bodies of water and contribute to tens of...
Can Aspirin Prolong a Healthy Life? Wayne State University to test the benefits of aspirin
DETROIT— In an effort to extend the length of a disability-free life for older adults, researchers from Wayne State...
Wayne State University receives $2.6 million National Institutes of Health grant to investigate stress resiliency of Iraqi refugees
DETROIT — A Wayne State University School of Medicine researcher will conduct one of the largest studies ever on stress...
Wayne State University student entrepreneurs pursue their first startup companies with summer program at TechTown
DETROIT – Talking to investors, planning a budget, learning about legal rights – these are just a few of the...
Detroit-based NextCAT Inc. awarded a $150,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to commercialize biodiesel technology developed at Wayne State University’s National Biofuels Energy Lab
DETROIT—NextCAT Inc., a Detroit-based company, announced today that it has received an award from the National Science...
Wayne State University professor receives prestigious National Institutes of Health training grant - Award will prepare future leaders of endocrine research
DETROIT—Abdul Abou-Samra, M.D., Ph.D., professor of medicine, physiology and molecular genetics in the School of Medicine...
Wayne State University professor receives two distinguished awards for contributions to interdisciplinary research and education
DETROIT— A Wayne State University professor of humanities in the Department of English and member of the WSU Academy of...
Wayne State University researcher recommends dramatic shift in cancer research - New study supports a move from gene to genome-based studies
DETROIT– For decades, cancer has been believed to be caused by a sequential accumulation of common gene mutations, with...
URC reports energy gains; announces three joint symposia
MACKINAC ISLAND, Mich. – Michigan’s University Research Corridor Thursday announced steady progress on recent...
Wayne State faculty member helps Detroit Public School students use theatre to educate peers about nutrition
DETROIT– As public knowledge about healthy food alternatives in Detroit becomes more widespread, one Wayne State faculty...
Wayne State University names Melissa Runge-Morris, M.D., director of the Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
DETROIT—The Office of the Vice President for Research at Wayne State University has announced the appointment of Melissa...
Wayne State spinoff SenSound highlighted in national report on economic benefits of federally funded, university-based research
DETROIT - A Wayne State University spinoff company is highlighted in a national report that shows how investment in basic...
Wayne State study links early childhood socioeconomic factors and later life disability
Hector González, Ph.D. Having parents with a low level of education or an absent or deceased father...
TechTown startup wins $200k grant for revolutionary stem cell technology developed by Wayne State University
DETROIT, May 3, 2010— MitoStem, a startup company in TechTown’s SmartStart business accelerator program, has...
Wayne State University study shows humans and elephants took similar evolutionary paths to develop large brains
Morris Goodman Derek Wildman...
Wayne State University researcher receives $1.3 million NIH grant to develop compounds that may inhibit tumor growth
DETROIT– Suppressing an enzyme that promotes tumor growth is the goal of a $1.3 million study led by Wayne State...
Wayne State University ranks among the top universities with the greatest share of women chemistry faculty
DETROIT—Chemical & Engineering News recently released a survey of the number of women chemistry professors at the top...
Wayne State University students selected as finalists in Microsoft’s U.S. Imagine Cup technology competition - Vote for Michigan’s only student tech innovation team and follow along as they travel to Washington, D.C., to showcase their project
DETROIT—A student team from Wayne State University has been dreaming up ways to solve the world’s toughest problems...
WSU undergraduate researchers to take 40-hour, cross-country train ride to national conference
DETROIT– A caravan of Wayne State students will make its way to Montana this month to present a wide variety of...
Detroit-based NextCAT Inc. signs an option agreement for Wayne State University biodiesel technology
DETROIT—April 1, 2010. NextCAT Inc., a Detroit-based company, announced today that it has signed an option agreement for...
WSU researcher receives National Science Foundation CAREER award to develop tools to help programmers understand and manage large software systems
Increasing the speed and efficiency by which computer programmers manage large amounts of computer code is the goal of a Wayne...
Wayne State leads first-ever study focused on effects of threat of legal action on pregnant women abusing drugs or alcohol
Studies show that 25 percent to 50 percent of people receiving treatment for substance abuse report some formal pressure to do...
Wayne State University and Macomb Community College launch executive advisory committee for electric drive vehicle technology programs funded by DOE-ARRA stimulus
DETROIT—Wayne State University and Macomb Community College recently announced the executive advisory committee for a new...
Wayne State University and Karmanos researchers successfully freeze, eradicate breast cancer cells using cryotherapy - Study results show potential for new treatment method
A team of doctors from the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute and Wayne State University's School of Medicine recently...
Twelve-year study by Wayne State faculty shows term limits for Michigan legislators have negatively impacted state - Term limits eliminate expertise, dissolve important checks and balances
DETROIT– State legislators spend less time monitoring state agencies since the introduction of term limits for Michigan...
Michigan’s research universities start transportation consortium
Transportation research has always been a long-term interest of the University Research Corridor, but now the URC will step up...