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Group of people Biobank is investment in future treatments
UNMC soon will open a new type of bank - one that will advance medical treatments.

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Tony Hollingsworth, Ph.D. Research ironman tackles pancreatic cancer
UNMC’s new Scientist Laureate wants to find new diagnostics and therapies for pancreatic cancer, a disease in which the lifetime risk of developing is one out of 79 people.

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Shelby Kutty, M.D. Busting clots in children's blood vessels
In a breakthrough technique, a combination of microbubbles and guided three-dimensional ultrasound impulses are used to dissolve blood clots in children.

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Mouse on hand Of mice and men
Genetically altered mice that mimic human diseases have revolutionized medical research.

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web extra image Read more about how Kay-Uwe Wagner, Ph.D., and other UNMC researchers use mice to advance medical research.
Tony Hollingsworth, Keith Johnson, Rakesh Singh, and Surinder Batra Four scientists team up to investigate pancreatic cancer
Pancreatic cancer is relentless, but four of UNMC’s scientists are working to find ways to treat this deadly disease.

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David Gannon and Michele Balas Alien abduction or delirium in the ICU?
A UNMC nurse-led project aims to reduce cases of post-operative delirium.

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Web extras icon Read the first-hand account of one woman's harrowing ICU experience. See how imagery has helped her process her experiences.
pig farm Hot dust + lungs = dangerous combination
Researchers examine the cause of lung disease that plagues workers in hog farms and other agricultural settings.

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Tony Hollingsworth Scientists honored for accomplishments

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Matthew Zimmerman Under the Microscope

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