Can we defeat breast cancer by using the properties of already available medications?

70% of breast cancers are estrogen receptor α (ERα)-positive. ERα is the antenna that senses the ovarian hormone...

Targeting the Rest of Your Genome to Detect Glioblastoma

The treatments available for glioblastoma multiform (GBM) patients provide a minimal survival benefit, and novel...

Fanteca Project: Student-led study of opiates and overdose in NYC

To address overdoses in NYC, it is important to know how many people are at risk, how many have had non-fatal...

Ecosystem services loss due to impacts of hurricanes Irma and María in San Juan residential trees

A long-term goal of this project has been to evaluate variation in ecosystem services and disservices provided...

What personal qualities and situational factors enable someone rise to leadership in disaster?

When Zachary Dearing sought refuge from Hurricane Harvey, he didn’t expect to be managing a storm shelter. He...

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