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  1. AAV2/1 CD74 Gene Transfer Reduces I2-amyloidosis and Improves...Read the original story

    Tuesday | Molecular Therapy

    AAV2/1 CD74 Gene Transfer Reduces β-amyloidosis and Improves Learning and Memory in a Mouse Model of Alzheimer’s Disease Correspondence: Tomomi Kiyota, Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Neuroscience, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 985930 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska 68198-5930, USA. E-mail: [email protected] Received 10 December 2014; Accepted 23 July 2015 Accepted article preview online 31 July 2015; Advance online publication 1 September 2015 Modulation of the amyloid-β trafficking pathway heralds a new therapeutic frontier for Alzheimer’s disease .

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  2. Vikings' Chigbo Anunoby, Stephen Goodin set to tackle med schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | TwinCities

    ... that option. After playing at Division II Nebraska-Kearney, Goodin was accepted to the University of Nebraska Medical Center starting in 2012. However, he deferred his admission after hooking on that year as a free agent with the New York Giants. ...

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  3. Digital Archivist at the University of Nebraska Medical CenterRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | DigitalKoans

    The Digital Archivist works to ensure the long term preservation, organization, distribution and retrieval of digitized and born-digital institutional assets.

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  4. UNMC cancer researcher Dr. Sidney Mirvish dies at age 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | North Platte Bulletin

    An University of Nebraska researcher who led changes in way lunch meats, hot dogs, sausages are made was remembered Tuesday for his accomplishments. Services were held today for Sidney Mirvish, Ph.D., a professor emeritus in the Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Diseases at the University of Nebraska Medical Center whose pioneering research into nitrosamines and carcinogenesis led to changes in the way lunch meats, hot dogs and sausages were made.

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    Monday Aug 24 | KHGI

    ... 729 N. 14th St. in Omaha. Science Cafes are free educational events sponsored by the University of Nebraska Medical Center and other groups to increase people's science literacy. They are open to everyone 21 and older. Go to www.unmc.edu/sciencecafe ...

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  6. Omaha Science Cafe expert to discuss gasoline emissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... 729 N. 14th St. in Omaha. Science Cafes are free educational events sponsored by the University of Nebraska Medical Center and other groups to increase people's science literacy. They are open to everyone 21 and older. Go to www.unmc.edu/sciencecafe ...

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  7. Positivity: A gruesome accident, a powerful faith - one Catholic couple's storyRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | BizzyBlog.com

    ... - a broken shoulder, whiplash, cuts and bruises - Ashley was life-flighted to the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha in critical condition. Brad Stevens, Ashley's fiancA of just a few weeks, got the call from Nikki Shasserre, a ...

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  8. Ricketts Names Omaha Dietitian To Open Legislative SeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    An Omaha dietitian who teaches at the University of Nebraska Medical Center will fill an open seat in the Legislature. Gov. Pete Ricketts on Tuesday named Nicole Fox of Omaha to replace former state Sen. Jeremy Nordquist, who resigned to take a job in Washington as chief of staff for Nebraska U.S. Rep. Brad Ashford, D-2nd District.

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  9. Abeona Therapeutics' (ABEO) CEO Tim Miller on Q2 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Seeking Alpha

    ... storage disease. This program comes from the laboratory of Dr. Tammy Kielian of University of Nebraska Medical Center. Juvenile Batten disease is like Sanfilippo syndromes, a devastating lysosomal storage disease with no FDA approved treatment ...

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  10. UNMC proposal calls for major changes in national funding model for physician trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Medical News Today

    A report1 published in the July online version of the journal Academic Medicine details a bold proposal that would revolutionize how medical education is funded and even eliminate medical school tuition for some students. The proposal - authored by leaders at the University of Nebraska Medical Center - would broaden funding for graduate medical education to come from not only federal and state government but also from private insurance companies and other health care payers.

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  11. Animal Trial to Test Promising Vaccine for H1N1Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Infection Control Today

    Sam Sanderson, PhD, is working on an H1N1 vaccine that could be available to pig farmers by the end of this year. Photo courtesy of University of Nebraska Medical Center An H1N1 vaccine developed at the University of Nebraska Medical Center will enter a definitive round of testing this month, and researchers hope to establish its ability to ward off the virus.

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  12. UNMC statewide study to test new model for caregivers of those with Alzheimer's disease, dementiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Medical News Today

    ... training," said Steve Bonasera, M.D., Ph.D., associate professor of geriatrics at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. "The study provides the opportunity for caregivers to be networked with advice, expertise and resources from some of the top ...

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  13. H1N1 vaccine developed at UNMC to be evaluated in animal studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Medical News

    An H1N1 vaccine developed at the University of Nebraska Medical Center will enter a definitive round of testing this month, and researchers hope to establish its ability to ward off the virus. Made possible by a licensing deal brokered through UNMC's technology transfer office, UNeMed Corporation, the study will evaluate the vaccine on 30-40 pigs.

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  14. Governor Ricketts Makes Makes Appointment for District 7 Legislative SeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... undergoing a variety of cancer treatments. She is also an Adjunct Instructor at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) lecturing for several programs including Medical Nutrition Education, College of Medicine, College of Pharmacy, and the ...

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  15. A gruesome accident, a powerful faith - one Catholic couple's storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | DFW Catholic

    ... injuries a broken shoulder, whiplash, cuts and bruises Ashley was life-flighted to the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha in critical condition. Brad Stevens, Ashley's fianc of just a few weeks, got the call from Nikki Shasserre, a staff ...

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  16. Abeona Therapeutics Announces Recent Highlights and Second Quarter 2015 Conference CallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Market Wire

    ... from UNeMed Corporation, the technology transfer and commercialization office for the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska for undisclosed terms. On May 11, 2015 The Company closed a $10 million private placement of common stock ...

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  17. Counseling on Early Childhood Concerns: Sleep Issues, Thumb-Sucking,...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | American Academy of Family Physicians

    ... and division chief of general pediatrics in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. LAETH NASIR, MD, is a professor in and chairman of the Department of Family Medicine at Creighton University School of ...

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  18. UNMC extends nursing programRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    The University of Nebraska Medical Center of Nursing will now offer an accelerated nursing program on their Kearney campus for students who want to receive a bachelor`s degree in nursing. The college has also decided to increase enrollment on their Scottsbluff campus by admitting more students to the program.

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  19. UNMC Nursing Program ExpandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    As part of its continuing effort to address the state's nursing shortage, the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing will offer its accelerated bachelor's degree in nursing program in Kearney and admit more students in its program in Scottsbluff. The opening of the Health Sciences Education Complex this month on the campus of the University of Nebraska at Kearney will enable expansion of the program at the UNMC College of Nursing Kearney Division.

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  20. How knee replacement may 'turn back the clock' for arthritis patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Daily Mail

    ... by wear and tear on cartilage. The study's senior author, Dr Kaleb Michaud, of the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omanha, told Reuters Health: 'The vast majority of patients had their symptoms improve dramatically from the surgery, but ...

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