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U.S. Department of Energy - ARRA funding opportunities

Posted: Monday, June 29, 2009

The U.S. Department of Energy has compiled a summarized listing of competitive and state/local...


Bridge Funding Deadline Reminder

Posted: Monday, June 29, 2009

The Office of the Vice President for Research's (OVPR) Bridge Funding Program is designed to...


Dr. Gavin Lawes and researchers from University of California Santa Barbara and University of Southampton, UK, discover that the solid material, Bi2Ti2O7, may be both glass and crystal; May lead to new types of electronic materials

Posted: Monday, June 29, 2009

Most solid materials can be neatly divided into two structure systems - crystal or glass....


Dr. Frank MacMaster receives grant to study the neurobiology of depressed adolescent daughters of depressed mothers

Posted: Monday, June 29, 2009

Major depressive disorder affects 1 in 20 teenagers at any point in time, yet its neurobiology...


Dr. Jeffrey Kuentzel receives grant to expand program for treating Borderline Personality Disorder

Posted: Monday, June 29, 2009

The Wayne State University program that provides scientifically-proven treatments for...


Dr. Caisheng Wang developing strategy for integrating alternative energy sources with existing power grids: New power system will be more energy efficient, cause less blackouts

Posted: Monday, June 29, 2009

A Wayne State researcher is developing a strategy that manages new and old energy sources in...


Dr. Schoener tests new, comprehensive therapy for mental illness and co-occurring substance abuse

Posted: Monday, June 29, 2009

For people suffering with both severe mental health and substance use disorder, the best...


Dr. Chaturvedi defines new treatment intervention recommendations for mini-strokes; May lead to reduced rates of strokes and further brain damage

Posted: Friday, June 26, 2009

A Wayne State University School of Medicine professor has co-written a new definition and...


Dr. Annmarie Cano's research study finds risk of chronic pain in persons with depression is greatest in middle-age women

Posted: Thursday, June 25, 2009

It is a well-known fact that depression and chronic pain often occur together, but...


Michigan Technology & Research Institute of Ann Arbor to partner with Dr. Aloke Dutta on potential new treatment of depression

Posted: Friday, June 26, 2009

The Michigan Technology & Research Institute (MITRI), in Ann Arbor, Mich., and Wayne State...


University of Sydney faculty member to join Wayne State University as Fulbright Scholar - International collaboration aims to establish international research program focused on CMT, one of the most common inherited neurological disorders

Posted: Monday, June 29, 2009

DETROIT- Wayne State University is pleased to welcome Dr. Joshua Burns who will spend three...


Wayne State farmers market open every Wednesday; Market will accept Michigan Bridge Card and WSU One Card

Posted: Friday, June 26, 2009

Members of the university, mid-town, and broader Detroit community are invited to visit the...


Posted: Monday, June 29, 2009

Tom Jankowski battled writer's block for four years. While trying to complete his dissertation,...


Neurology participates in the 61st American Academy of Neurology

Posted: Monday, June 29, 2009

The Department of Neurology in association with colleagues in other departments and other...


Dr. Tonso, College of Education, to receive the 2009 Women in Engineering ProActive Network Betty Vetter Award for Research

Posted: Monday, June 29, 2009

On July 19, a WSU College of Education faculty member will receive the 2009 Women in Engineering...


Dr. Sloane's mentorship leads to first research lab in Egypt devoted to inflammatory breast cancer

Posted: Monday, June 29, 2009

A mentorship with a Wayne State University School of Medicine professor has led to the...


Dr. Drescher receives NIH funding to continue studies on auditory deficits

Posted: Monday, June 29, 2009

Dennis G. Drescher, Ph.D. was recently awarded a five-year research grant for $1,615,000 by the...