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University of Wisconsin Madison Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. How Corn Became KingRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Environmental News Network

    Ten thousand years ago, a golden grain got naked, brought people together and grew to become one of the top agricultural commodities on the planet. Now, University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers have found that just a single letter change in the genetic script of corn's ancestor, teosinte, helped make it all possible.

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  2. Study shows link between enrollment in SVRA services and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Medical News

    Researchers have published results of a study showing a relationship between enrollment in state vocational rehabilitation agency services and return-to-work outcomes for beneficiaries of Social Security Disability Insurance . Employment outcomes were better among those who enrolled in SVRA services compared with beneficiaries who did not enroll for these services.

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  3. Mary T. Hartzheim memorial events this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Lakeland Times

    The Mary T. Hartzheim Memorial Golf Scramble Tournament and Mary Mile and 5K will be held this coming weekend, Friday, July 31 and Saturday, Aug. 1. Mary Hartzheim was a UW Madison scholar athlete for whom the Foundation was created. Mary was a four-year letter winner in track and cross country from 1986-91 at UW.

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  4. 2015 Forbes China Best CEOs ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Forbes.com

    I'm a senior editor and the Shanghai bureau chief of Forbes magazine. Now in my 14th year at Forbes, I compile the Forbes China Rich List, Hong Kong Rich List and Taiwan Rich List.

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  5. Minocqua, WiscRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2013 | Lakeland Times

    Vince Lofquist will be kayaking the entire 430 miles - and portaging over 26 dams - from July 25 to Aug. 9 to raise money for Bark For Life, an American Cancer Society program that honors the relationship between cancer survivors and their canine companions. Grab a cone of University of Wisconsin-Madison's famous Babcock Hall ice cream and get a "behind toe scenes" look at the world-class research being conducted right here in the Northwoods at the annual Trout Lake Station open house and ice cream social 1-5 p.m. The National Wild Turkey Federation is hosting a three-day weekend full of outdoor activities for women ages 14 and older Aug. 21-23 at Crescent Lake Camp in Rhinelander.

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  6. China President Xi Jinping 'Is In A Major Squeeze Play' As Stocks Plunge AnewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Forbes.com

    I'm a senior editor and the Shanghai bureau chief of Forbes magazine. Now in my 14th year at Forbes, I compile the Forbes China Rich List, Hong Kong Rich List and Taiwan Rich List.

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  7. Mysterious big cat eludes capture and easy explanation in MilwaukeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Chicago Tribune

    Lion still on the loose in Milwaukee. Two police officers claimed to have seen a lion-like animal as well.

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  8. Pathogenesis of the Novel Autoimmune-Associated Long-QT Syndrome [Arrhythmia/Electrophysiology]Read the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | Circulation

    From Cardiovascular Research Program, VA New York Harbor Healthcare System, Brooklyn ; Department of Medical Sciences, Surgery and Neurosciences, University of Siena, Italy ; Departments of Medicine, Cell Biology and Pharmacology, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn ; Knight Cardiovascular Institute, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland ; Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison ; Pharmacology and Systems Therapeutics, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York ; Unit of Experimental Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden ; Centre de Recherche de l'Institut Universitaire en SantA Mentale de QuA bec, Laval University, Quebec City, Canada ; and Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York .

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  9. Sandy Springs Hires New Community Development DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Patch.com

    The city of Sandy Springs announced on Monday it's hired Michelle M. Alexander, AICP, to serve as its community development director. In this role, Alexander will oversee the city's planning, building, environmental, redevelopment and code enforcement functions.

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  10. New CEO at Family and Children's CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | WIZM-AM La Crosse

    Tita Yutuc has worked for more than 25 years in the Chicago area in nonprofit family programs. She holds a Master's Degree in social work for the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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  11. High Blood Sugar May Boost Alzheimer's RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | HON

    Researchers found that insulin resistance -- higher-than-normal levels of blood sugar that often precede type 2 diabetes -- was related to poorer performance on memory tests taken by late-middle-age adults. "The findings are interesting because people with diabetes are at increased risk for developing Alzheimer's disease, but we are only now learning why they may be at increased risk," said lead researcher Barbara Bendlin, an assistant professor of medicine at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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  12. Insulin resistance increases risk for Alzheimer's diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Science Blog

    The fact that obesity increases the risk of cardiovascular disease and some cancers is well known. But a new Iowa State University study adds to the growing evidence that memory loss should also be a top concern.

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  13. The Political Race Is On For Prog...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | MediaPost

    You'd think it was July 2016 -- just months before the 2016 presidential election -- with all the political news we've seen in Real-Time Daily. In truth, I wanted to wait to write a blog touching on this topic.

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  14. John Hoffmire: Transforming nobel ideas into novel solutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Deseret News

    The beacon of development often conjures up images of radical innovations, disruptive models and leapfrog technologies. And yet, as nations attempt to embrace the promises of development, there is often a colossal failure of both imagination and execution in providing for even the most basic of human needs.

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  15. UW study shows how a kernel got naked and corn became kingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | EurekAlert!

    Ten thousand years ago, a golden grain got naked, brought people together and grew to become one of the top agricultural commodities on the planet. Now, University of Wisconsin-Madison researchers have found that just a single letter change in the genetic script of corn's ancestor, teosinte, helped make it all possible.

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  16. Read Full ArticleRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | KPRR-FM El Paso

    Researchers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison found that couples that had their relationship status as "in a relationship" and posted a lot of photos of each other on Facebook were MORE likely to stay together than couples that don't.

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  17. Cluster hiring: Fad or best practice?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | University Business

    Cluster hiring of faculty is an effective strategy that has been around for at least 15 years. Ask universities that practice it and they'll tell you it strengthens faculty diversity and promotes new research opportunities.

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  18. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Hot995.com

    Everyone's friends with those obnoxious couples who CONSTANTLY post about each other on Facebook. It's just nonstop photos, wall posts, and any other public display of Facebook affection they can think of.

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  19. Point where brain unites eyes' double vision foundRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | Newkerala.com

    Using prisms and an advanced brain scanner, the point in the human brain at which the vision of the two eyes becomes one image has been found by researchers. If you have two working eyes, you are live streaming two images of the world into your brain.

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  20. Study offers insights into the biology of anxietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Boston.com

    Anxiety disorders are among the most common type of mental disorder in the United States, affecting about 29 percent of adults at some point, according to National Institute of Mental Health statistics. These disorders often appear early on, and among children can cause trouble sleeping, difficulty concentrating, or avoidance of social events.

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