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Bioscientist Richard Morimoto uses proteins to fight neurodegenerative diseases.

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Longtime audio engineer and professor Benj Kanters now focuses on hearing conservation.

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Vadim Backman has developed a strategy for detecting cancer in its earliest stage.

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Warmer temperatures push bees to physiological limits, may drive local extinction.

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Cognitive behavioral therapy programs help reduce crime, increase graduation rates.

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NUMiX uses professor’s patented technology to solve water treatment challenges.

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Jared Knopman developed a minimally invasive treatment for a life-threatening condition.

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Researchers explore art and science of Northwestern’s resident Roman-Egyptian mummy.

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Adventurer aims to complete Explorers Grand Slam to raise funds for brain tumor research.

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Middle-aged women looked three years younger after a 20-week facial exercise program.

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