Recent online news stories that have featured MCW Faculty experts.
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Howard Jacob, PhD, (Human and Molecular Genetics Center) provides expert comment in a front-page Milwaukee Journal Sentinel article on the federal government’s new $25 million program to explore the possibility of using whole genome sequencing for newborn babies. The article discusses MCW and Children’s Hospital’s groundbreaking work in genome sequencing.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, September 4, 2013
Sept. 02 - Amy Heffelfinger, PhD and Astrida Kaugers, PhD, from Marquette University were awarded a one-year, $50,000 grant from the Clinical and Translational Science Institute of Southeast Wisconsin to study type 1 diabetes management among young children. Wauwatosa Now
Sept. 02 - A blog by Matt Cordio of Start-Up Milwaukee published in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel provides background information on The Commons, an academic/industry partnership which helps college students become entrepreneurs. Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Sept. 02 - Mingyu Liang, PhD received a four year, $1.5 million grant from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute to study the role of a specific microRNA in the development of hypertension and associated kidney injury. Wauwatosa Now