News Release Archive – July 2011-June 2012

Researchers at MU study the effects of metabolic syndrome on skeletal muscle adaptation (June 28, 2012)

Marshall University interdisciplinary teams to present research at national pharmacy conference (June 26, 2012)

Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine names physician as first Maier Clinical Research Professor (June 20, 2012)

Marshall and spinouts to be featured at international biosciences conference (June 14, 2012)

Ph.D. student to present diabetes research at conference next week (June 13, 2012)

Marshall announces 7th Annual West Virginia Brownfields Conference (June 12, 2012)

Marshall University receives large gift pledge for Engineering Complex (June 7, 2012)

Study explores gene therapy ‘cocktail’ for feline fibrosarcoma (May 30, 2012)

NASA Funds RCBI Composites Project (May 30, 2012)

Marshall announces solar panel installation and education project at University High School (May 24, 2012)

Five West Virginia Businesses Selected As INNOVATE West Virginia Companies (May 23, 2012)

Nomination deadline extended to July 1 for Miners’ Celebration ‘Because of You’ awards (May 22, 2012)

Third annual Appalachian Institute of Digital Evidence Conference to be hosted by Marshall University Forensic Science Center (May 18, 2012)

Marshall professor to share kidney research in China (May 15, 2012)

Biology professor secures grant to save state’s primary natural history collection (May 10, 2012)

Eleven undergraduate researchers awarded stipends for summer studies (May 8, 2012)

Researcher presents at scientific conference (May 4, 2012)

Marshall University Graduate College announces thesis grant recipients (May 1, 2012)

Nomination deadline approaches for Miners’ Celebration ‘Because of You’ awards (May 1, 2012)

Marshall students excel at statewide research competition (April 27, 2012)

Marshall engineering students grab attention of other schools during competition at Virginias Conference (April 24, 2012)

Dr. Wael Zatar named dean of CITE at Marshall University (April 17, 2012)

British research expert to visit Marshall University (April 16, 2012)

Marshall University Forensic Science Center completes analysis of untested sexual assault kits for New Orleans PD (April 12, 2012)

Scientists receive grants for orthopedic and lung cancer research (April 9, 2012)

MU Forensic Science Graduate Program becomes first in the nation to achieve accreditation in digital forensics (April 5, 2012)

October event to celebrate state’s mining enterprise (April 4, 2012)

Internationally recognized paleobiologist selected as Distinguished John Deaver Drinko Academy Fellow (April 1, 2012)

Physics professor lands grant to help improve spacecraft propulsion systems (March 29, 2012)

Dr. Joseph Shapiro named dean of Marshall University medical school (March 27, 2012)

NASA, RCBI and MU continue nanotechnology seminars (March 27, 2012)

Marshall to co-sponsor upcoming Appalachian Health Summit on neurological disorders (March 23, 2012)

Multi-university research, education and technology transfer consortium kicks off with first meeting in Huntington (March 23, 2012)

Study may lead to new treatments for prostate cancer (March 20, 2012)

Researchers present at international scientific meetings (March 19, 2012)

School of Medicine hosts 24th annual Research Day (March 15, 2012)

Marshall University hosting Visiting Fulbright Scholar from Czech Republic (March 13, 2012)

Marshall University to host state’s first geothermal energy conference (March 12, 2012)

StartUp WV Manufacturing program announces first class of entrepreneur awardees (March 5, 2012)

Area high school seniors and juniors at Marshall for Engineering Career Day (Feb. 16. 2012)

Applications being accepted for undergraduate research fellowships (Feb. 16, 2012)

Cancer researchers to lead sessions at upcoming biosciences conferences (Feb. 15, 2012)

Four computer science students selected for national supercomputing program (Feb. 14, 2012)

Scientist receives $60,000 grant to explore link between obesity and cancer (Feb. 13, 2012)

Technology Transfer Office to present international patent seminar (Feb. 7, 2012)

Marshall University cancer research included in Department of Defense publication (Jan. 30, 2012)

32 Marshall students among participants in Undergraduate Research Day (Jan. 19, 2012)

Student receives grant to study diabetic retinopathy (Jan. 13, 2012)

MU-ADVANCE names faculty fellows, awards mini-grants (Jan. 11, 2012)

Allied Realty Company gift to support Marshall Institute for Interdisciplinary Research (Jan. 10, 2012)

Marshall University assists Mount View High School with solar panel installation project (Jan. 5, 2012)

CSX presents gift of $25,000 to Marshall University’s Bucks for Brains program for rail research at RTI (Dec. 20, 2011)

Marshall faculty and students visit U.S. Army aviation center to learn how military is using information technology (Dec. 16, 2011)

Medical school dedicates new research institute in honor of long-time dean (Dec. 6, 2011)

Area high school students conduct award-winning research at Marshall University (Dec. 5, 2011)

Aquatic ecotoxicologist joins Marshall University as Eminent Scholar (Dec. 2, 2011)

Marshall University study shows nanoparticles being used as additives in diesel fuels can travel from lungs to liver, causing damage (Nov. 17, 2011)

June Harless Center awarded CREATE satellite grant (Nov. 14, 2011)

Marshall to partner with Concord University and RCBI for university-based jobs initiative (Nov. 10, 2011)

Marshall University gets federal funds to develop Virtual Mine Safety Training Academy (Nov. 4, 2011)

Marshall physics professor receives NASA EPSCoR award of nearly $479,000 (Nov. 1, 2011)

Forum to highlight Marshall advances in next generation sequencing and bioinformatics (Oct. 21, 2011)

State Wind Working Group to be transferred from WVU to Marshall (Oct. 5, 2011)

Air Robotics Airborne Vehicle Systems founder guest speaker at RTI Transportation Seminar Series event (Sept. 30, 2011)

New high-performance computing cluster gives Marshall unprecedented research, teaching and learning tools (Sept. 23, 2011)

Doctoral student and professor write chapter for molecular biology publication (Sept. 22, 2011)

Marshall University to host Ohio River Basin conference next week (Sept. 19, 2011)

AEP Foundation gift to support research at Marshall University (Sept. 12, 2011)

Medical school names research institute in honor of longtime dean McKown (Sept. 9, 2011)

Bristol-Myers Squibb Foundation awards major grant to Marshall University’s Center for Rural Health:  $2.6 million to help Appalachian communities fight type 2 diabetes (Sept. 8, 2011)

Breast cancer risk drops when diet includes walnuts, Marshall researchers find (Sept. 1, 2011)

Technology Transfer Office to present intellectual property seminar, introduce online invention disclosure system (Sept. 1, 2011)

Transition announced at Marshall institute (Aug. 17, 2011)

MU paleontologist helps make scientific history with 78-million-year-old “pregnant plesiosaur” (Aug. 11, 2011)

MIIR director to be featured speaker at Huntington’s Disease Society of America event (Aug. 8, 2011)

Marshall professor presents oral cancer research (Aug. 5, 2011)

Local high school students, teachers taking part in T.R.E.K. summer research program at Marshall (Aug. 5, 2011)

Summer undergraduate researchers to present their work (July 25, 2011)

Cline Family Foundation makes $5 million gift to Marshall University for sports medicine research (July 20, 2011)

MU professor to present poster on effects of diet on breast cancer next month during Era of Hope Conference in Orlando (July 15, 2011)

Marshall University enables Internet2 access for West Virginia schools and other institutions (July 7, 2011)

Marshall University science educator wins research award (July 6, 2011)