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February Science Cafe to discuss sexual attraction

Jon Cavanaugh, a Ph.D. candidate in the psychology department at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, will lead the discussion of how hormonal systems affect social interactions on February 6.

By |January 31st, 2018|Tags: , |

2018 Spring Luncheon Save the Date

Monday, April 30 is this year's spring luncheon, honoring Dr. Alison Freifeld and Dr. Kenneth H. Cowan.

By |January 23rd, 2018|

Nebraska’s History in Stem Cell Research

NCLC President David Crouse, Ph.D., weighs in on the current state (and history) of stem cell research.

By |January 23rd, 2018|Tags: , |

2017 year-end report

The 2017 year-end report includes a letter from NCLC President Dr. Crouse, 2016 revenue and expenses and the importance of stem cell research in the battle against diseases such as ...

By |December 20th, 2017|Tags: |
  • SciFest

2018 Nebraska Science Festival Registration Opens Oct. 25

Registration for the 2018 Nebraska Science Festival, scheduled for April 19-28, opens October 25. The sixth annual event will feature student expos and a variety of science and technology-related activities ...

By |October 24th, 2017|Tags: , |
  • fetal tissue research

Fetal tissue research is essential for scientific discovery and improving human health

Decades after the U.S. Congress repeatedly reaffirmed its support for publicly funded fetal tissue research, investigators find themselves facing efforts by this same body to prevent this kind of research.

By |October 19th, 2017|Tags: , |
  • Paul Davis

October 24 Science Cafe will discuss parasites

Paul Davis, Ph.D., an associate professor of biology at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, will discuss parasites that infect cats, rats and humans at the next Omaha Science Café ...

By |October 19th, 2017|Tags: , , |
  • Matt Serwe

Nebraska weather topic of Sept. 26 Omaha Science Cafe

KETV Ch. 7 morning meteorologist Matt Serwe will lead a discussion on Nebraska weather at the next Omaha Science Café at 7 p.m. on Sept. 26 at the Slowdown.

By |September 18th, 2017|

FDA cracks down on stem-cell clinics, including one using smallpox vaccine in cancer patients

The Food and Drug Administration announced a crackdown on stem-cell clinics offering unproven and potentially dangerous treatments.

By |August 28th, 2017|
  • Iqbal Ahmad, Ph.D.

Glaucoma breakthrough by UNMC research team published in journal Stem Cells

A University of Nebraska Medical Center researcher has discovered that a common form of glaucoma that strikes adults may have early origin.

By |August 28th, 2017|Tags: , |

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