• Dr. Harold Maurer

At 80, former UNMC chancellor is back to work as part-time pediatrician

Dr. Harold Maurer spent 15 years as chancellor of the University of Nebraska Medical Center, retired three years ago, then returned to work as a part-time pediatrician.

By |August 26th, 2017|
  • Editing DNA in human embryos

Take a Look Inside the Lab Where Scientists are Editing DNA in Human Embryos

This summer, scientists, led by Shoukhrat Mitalipov, at Oregon Health & Science University corrected a mutation that causes a potentially fatal heart condition.

By |August 23rd, 2017|Tags: |
  • Holland Future Scientist Award

Ten undergraduate students awarded Holland Future Scientist prizes

The 2017 Richard Holland Future Scientist Award was recently awarded to 10 undergraduate students from five Nebraska colleges and universities.

  • Ellen Duysen

Nebraska agriculture is the topic of August 15 Science Cafe

Nebraska agriculture is the next Science Cafe topic that will be led by Ellen Duysen, coordinator and outreach specialist for the Central States Center for Agricultural Safety and Health at ...

By |August 7th, 2017|Tags: |
  • Alan Kolok

Nebraska’s Water is the topic of July 18 Science Cafe

Alan Kolok, Ph.D., a professor of biology at the University of Nebraska at Omaha, will lead the discussion on Nebraska's lakes, rivers and streams, Tuesday, July 18.

By |July 11th, 2017|

June 2017 eNews

Welcome to the E-newsletter of the Nebraska Coalition for Lifesaving Cures June 2017! Below are a few articles that caught our eye. Enjoy. Trials of Embryonic Stem Cells to Launch ...

By |July 5th, 2017|
  • Dr. Howard Gendelman and “Andy” Holland

Spring 2017 Newsletter

NCLC honored Mary Ann “Andy” Holland at the 15th Annual Tribute Luncheon on April 24.

By |May 9th, 2017|
  • Rebecca Oberley-Deegan

NCLC’s Spring Luncheon Honors Three Top Researchers and Supporters

NCLC's 15th annual Spring Luncheon honored three outstanding individuals for their respective support and research toward finding cures. Rebecca Oberley-Deegan, Ph.D., received the Harold M. Maurer, M.D. & Beverly Maurer ...

By |May 3rd, 2017|
  • Suh UNMC

Technological advances in eye surgery topic of May 2 Science Cafe

Technological advances in eye surgery is the topic for the May 2 Science Cafe at 7 p.m. at the Slowdown. Leading the discussion is Ophthalmologist Donny Suh, M.D., chief of ...

By |April 24th, 2017|Tags: , |
  • UNMC researchers

Editorial: Medical research can offer hope for those with Parkinson’s

An editorial in the Omaha World-Herald speaks positively on the results from a recent Parkinson's-related clinical trial by the University of Nebraska Medical Center.

By |April 5th, 2017|

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