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DNA safeguard may be key in cancer treatment

Published: 
Mar 5, 2015
Cornell researchers have developed a new technique to understand the actions of key proteins required for cancer cells to proliferate. This could help guide the development of drugs currently in clinical trials. Read more

D.C. panel on training leaders March 23

Published: 
Mar 5, 2015
A panel of experts will consider what role universities have in training the country's leaders in “Creating a Class of Government Experts and Managers” in Washington, D.C. March 23. Read more

Cornell sinks teeth into four new MOOCs

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Feb 19, 2015
Cornell will offer four new massive open online courses - or MOOCs - in 2016. Learn abouts sharks, GMOs, engineering simulations and how mergers and acquisitions get done. Read more

Students assess commercial viability of larva meal

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Feb 10, 2015
Students have examined the commercial viability of an emerging business: farming housefly larva meal into animal or fish feed. They are working with faculty fellows at the Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future. Read more

Sanitation scores in India have room for improvement

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Feb 10, 2015
Because urban sanitation scores don't tell the whole story in India, Cornell water-resources experts recommend allowing cities to custom-design measures that will save lives and lift their residents to improved health. Read more

Bassuk, Caudill, Manohar named Weiss fellows

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Jan 30, 2015
Faculty members Nina Bassuk, Marie Caudill and Rajit Manohar have been named Stephen H. Weiss Presidential Fellows for their inspiring teaching of undergraduates, President David Skorton announced. Read more

Mealworm 'meat' team competes to feed the world

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Jan 29, 2015
Think tofu but with a creepy-crawly, sustainable twist: A Cornell food science team will compete Feb. 14 at the Thought for Food Global Summit in Lisbon, Portugal, with C-fu – a new protein product made entirely of crushed mealworms. Read more

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