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Study shows contamination lingers after the boom "The study shows clear evidence of direct water contamination from fracking," said Avner Vengosh, professor of geochemistry and water quality at Duke University’s Nicholas School of the Environment.
Mountrail County Record | May 25, 2016 10:51 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Parshall, North Dakota
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Scientists discover how breast cancer hides in the bones Scientists at Duke University have discovered how breast cancer cells use the bone marrow to lie dormant and safe from chemotherapy, leading women to relapse up to 15 years later.
Mail Online | May 25, 2016 6:09 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Growing up in deprived areas leads to altered neural activity making you depressed later in life Research from Duke University has suggested that the link between poverty and depression in adolescents (stock image) may be due to a combination of genetics and brain changes.
Mail Online | May 24, 2016 8:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Shark! N.C. researchers want to detect sharks with drones Imagine whipping out a smartphone under your beach umbrella and, in a matter of seconds, being able to see exactly whats lurking beneath the water. Thats one possible application of shark-detecting drones, currently being researched out of Duke University
bizjournals.com | May 24, 2016 4:14 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Poverty marks a gene, predicting depression A long line of research links poverty and depression. Now a study by Duke University scientists unveils some of the biology of depression in high-risk adolescents whose families are socioeconomically disadvantaged. Published in Molecular Psychiatry, the s
EurekAlert! | May 24, 2016 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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Duke Chapel holds first service since restoration Duke University Chapel on Sunday held its first service since undergoing a $19 million restoration project that took a year to complete.
WRAL.com | May 22, 2016 10:23 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Raleigh, North Carolina
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First service held in newly renovated Duke Chapel Sunday marked a joyful celebration on Duke University's campus as the Duke Chapel hosted its first service following a multi-million dollar facelift.
abc11tv.com | May 22, 2016 6:18 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Raleigh, North Carolina
Duke Health receives approval to update MRI scanners in Durham Duke University Health System has received regulatory approval to replace two MRI scanners. The project will cost $7.3 million and be completed by April 1. The existing magnetic resonance imaging scanners are located at Lenox Baker, an outpatient clinic o
Triangle Business Journal | May 20, 2016 4:20 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Raleigh, North Carolina
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2 Shoals students receive national academic award TwoSt. Joseph Catholic School studentswererecognized by Duke University for their top academic achievement.
WAFF 48 News | May 19, 2016 2:59 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Huntsville, Alabama
Compared with men, women with AFib have more symptoms, worse quality of life, although higher survival In a study published online by JAMA Cardiology, Jonathan P. Piccini, M.D., M.H.S., of Duke University Medical Center, Durham, N.C., and colleagues examined whether symptoms, quality of life, treatment, and outcomes differ between women and men with atrial
EurekAlert! | May 18, 2016 04:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend