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Study illuminates role of cancer drug decitabine in repairing damaged cells

A Purdue University study sheds light on how cell damage is reversed by the cancer drug decitabine and identifies a potential biomarker that could indicate a patient's stage of cancer and response to treatment.


biddinger posters3 Purdue students to present their research on Capitol Hill

Three Purdue University undergraduate students will present their research to members of congress and federal funding agencies as part of the Council on Undergraduate Research's annual Posters on the Hill event Wednesday and Thursday (April 22-23) in Washington, D.C.


National Cancer Institute renews designation for Purdue center, awards $8 million

The National Cancer Institute renewed the Purdue University Center for Cancer Research's designation as an NCI cancer center and awarded the center $8 million in funding over the next 5 years.


Study: Most K-12 schools lack engineering-centered education

A study aimed at improving engineering education in public schools found that only a dozen states clearly define and lay out engineering curricula for K-12 students in their science standards, and only four of these states present a 'comprehensive' inclusion of engineering.


Harbin-sPurdue startup is developing self-assembling, bioinstructive collagen materials for research, medical applications

A Purdue University researcher and entrepreneur is commercializing her laboratory's innovative collagen formulations that self-assemble or polymerize to form fibrils that resemble those found in the body's tissues.


Inkjet-printed liquid metal could bring wearable tech, soft robotics

New research shows how inkjet-printing technology can be used to mass-produce electronic circuits made of liquid-metal alloys for 'soft robots' and flexible electronics.


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