In an effort to make cardiovascular surgery safer, the University of Minnesota launched Vascudyne Inc., a startup company manufacturing organic arteries and heart valves that can live and grow within the body.
The drug disposal box — which was installed by Boynton at the request of three College of Pharmacy students — collected 37 pounds of leftover pills in its first three months on campus. Its contents were incinerated on Nov. 19, and the bin will continue to collect leftover pills in coming months.
University of Minnesota students are reporting a surge in sexual assault and depression on campus, with a nearly 30 percent increase in reports of sexual assault and mental health conditions since 2015, a study found.
The University of Minnesota opened a new nurse practitioners clinic Monday in an effort to expand personalized treatment and primary care for the University community.
A conference at the University of Minnesota Friday looked at ways to include marginalized communities in the research process — an issue that's increasingly important in researcher's work.
With deer hunting season at its peak, dozens of University of Minnesota students ventured out to parking lots, gas stations and forestry offices across the state to test deer for a lethal disease.
A study released by the University of Minnesota late last month found that opioid-using women in rural parts of the U.S. often lack adequate health treatment during childbirth.
Students at the University of Minnesota are vying for a $100,000 prize to transform a Coffman Union computer lab.
A University of Minnesota study released last week looks at ways to kill as many of one of Minnesota’s most harmful invasive species as possible.
An illness with polio-like symptoms has seen unusually high numbers in Minnesota this fall, and University of Minnesota researchers are working together with the state government to find a treatment.