UW-Madison Campus

Twenty years of stem cell research at UW highlights new opportunities, challenges

Panel discusses hopes for new stem cell technologies

UW-Madison Campus

UW researchers gain insight into behavior of monogamous rodent species

New study explores vocal communication, infidelity in California mice, potential connection to humankind

State of Wisconsin

Ketamine fosters new hope in medical community as antidepressant

Popularly known as party drug, Ketamine is now helping Wisconsin residents with severe depression battle their symptoms

State of Wisconsin

Research on alcohol access finds no substantial support for arguments to lower legal drinking age

Research concludes reaching legal age increases binge drinking, risky behaviors

UW-Madison Campus

UW biomedical engineers to use modeling technology in research of ovarian cancer

Experts hope to develop a better understanding of disease, which will hopefully lead to better diagnosis

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Don’t look behind the curtain: $100 million Foxconn gift distraction from key issues

Scientific research money may be plus, but Foxconn does more harm for Wisconsin than good

UW-Madison Campus

Expert panel discusses largely untold history of Midwest Asian Americans

Panelists emphasize importance of giving voice to population stereotype of regional whiteness oppresses

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Balance between scientific, entrepreneurial research central to survival of Wisconsin Idea

Although entrepreneurial reserach is economically beneficial, overtly focusing on it stifles scienctific progress

UW-Madison Campus

UW student receives scholarship to study accessibility of farmers’ markets for low-income residents

Research will be conducted this summer in Madison, Milwaukee, Marathon County

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Lack of scheduled vote for bill strengthening UW research indicates misplaced priorities in Statehouse

Though payoff might not be as immediate, investments in education should receive just as much of priority as industry