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  1. ZMapp Ebola Trial Starts In Liberia: Is It Too Late?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... U.S. sites will be considered if necessary, such as Emory University Hospital, the University of Nebraska Medical Center, and the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda. Again, patients in both control and ZMapp groups will ...

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  2. The dress: They're not crazy, and neither are youRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CNN

    ... factoring that light out," said Wallace Thoreson, a professor of ophthalmology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. "Each of us makes slightly different unconscious assumptions." Haller said the Macula Society's meeting was "totally ...

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  3. A scientific tale of two dressesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WMAL-AM Washington

    ... factoring that light out," said Wallace Thoreson, a professor of ophthalmology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. "Each of us makes slightly different unconscious assumptions." Haller said the Macula Society's meeting was "totally ...

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  4. UNMC To Be Part Of Clinical Research To Test Ebola TreatmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WOWT-TV Omaha

    ... controlled trial enrolling adults and children with known Ebola virus infection. The University of Nebraska Medical Center expects to receive approval of the study in a few weeks. The study is currently being reviewed by the Institutional Review ...

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  5. USU Researchers to Support NIAID in US-Liberia Ebola Clinical Trial PartnershipRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Newswise

    ... Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, and the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Neb. "The use of the USU's central IRB and the IDCRP network would allow a rapid approval of additional sites within the ...

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  6. National Alzheimer's study treats local patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | KETV-TV

    ... to see if it will slow the progression of Alzheimer's disease," said Dr. Dan Murman, University of Nebraska Medical Center professor. Murman is a professor in the Department of Neurological Sciences at UNMC. According to Murman, the NOBLE study ...

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  7. Heart Attack SignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | KMPH-TV Fresno

    ... you're ignoring something that could kill you. Doctor Shikhar Saxena, cardiologist at University of Nebraska Medical Center says he see this all the time, "They'll say you know I've been feeling great and their wife or their significant other will ...

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  8. Endocrine Society honors 2015 Helmsley Award winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | EurekAlert!

    ... at Galveston, TX, "Type 1 Diabetes and Bone Marrow Transplantation" Sana Hasan, DO, University of Nebraska Medical Center, "The Effect of All Trans Retinoic Acid on Insulitis and Beta Cell Apoptosis in NOD Mice" Chad Hunter, PhD, University of ...

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  9. Dr. Timothy S. Davis Corrects Receding Gums with a Less Invasive, Modern Procedure in Naples, FLRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | PRWeb

    ... and experience in all aspects of periodontal treatment. Dr. Davis graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Dentistry. He completed his General Practice Residency at Saint Joseph Hospital in Denver, CO and completed his ...

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  10. Police: Man in hospital after being shot by Omaha officerRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | KHGI

    ... d his or her weapon, hitting the man. The department says the suspect was taken to the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Shade didn't say if the man had a weapon or how many times he was shot. The officer wasn't injured.

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  11. Bill would give incentives for rural medical residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | North Platte Bulletin

    ... when it comes to getting a job, cross the border." According to a 2012 study by the University of Nebraska Medical Center, 11 of the state's 93 counties do not have a primary care physician. Practicing in rural areas isn't attractive to most ...

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  12. Beef prices on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | KETV-TV

    ... Linville is an adjunct associate professor in the College of Public Health at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. Linville recommends consumers do not throw away meat if it still appears fresh and smells normal. However, if there is any ...

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  13. Redox-Regulated Suppression of Splenic T-Lymphocyte Activation in a...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Circulation

    Correspondence to Matthew C. Zimmerman, Associate Professor, Director, Free Radicals in Medicine Program, Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 985850 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198. E-mail Sympathoexcitation, increased circulating norepinephrine, and elevated levels of reactive oxygen species are driving forces underlying numerous cardiovascular diseases, including hypertension.

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  14. Special Report | Electronic Cigarettes- Behind The VaporRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | KOLN-TV Lincoln

    ... and to know what conditions these liquids are made in," said Seachord. We went to the University of Nebraska Medical Center to talk with Dr. Stephen Rennard, the Larson Professor of pulmonary and critical care medicine at UNMC. He said organic isn't ...

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  15. Nebraska debates medical marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Custer County Chief

    LB 390, introduced by Sen. Sue Crawford of Bellevue, would create a pilot project allowing the University of Nebraska Medical Center to conduct medical marijuana research for seizure and intractable epilepsy patients. LB 643, introduced by Sen. Tommy Garrett of Bellevue, takes medical marijuana use a couple steps further.

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  16. Medical marijuana: Growing legislative interestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | North Platte Bulletin

    LB 390, introduced by Sen. Sue Crawford of Bellevue, would create a pilot project allowing the University of Nebraska Medical Center to conduct medical marijuana research for seizure and intractable epilepsy patients. LB 643, introduced by Sen. Tommy Garrett of Bellevue, takes medical marijuana use a couple steps further.

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  17. UNL, UNMC study next generation of surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | KLKN

    Imagine a robot that would could cross a battlefield and save lives by performing cutting edge surgery, without a doctor present! The University of Nebraska Medical Center and UNL just received a $2.8 million grant from the U.S. Army to continue their robotic telesurgery research. The mini robots have the capacity to triage and and perform procedures; they can insert themselves into the patient through a tiny incision.

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  18. President Honors Nebraska Medicine For Ebola TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | WOWT-TV Omaha

    University of Nebraska Medical Center Chancellor Dr. Jeffrey P. Gold and Dr. Phil Smith, medical director of the Biocontainment Unit at Nebraska Medicine, were at the White House Wednesday afternoon to be recognized for their work in treating Ebola patients sent to Omaha. President Obama spoke at the event, which also highlighted how the U.S. government has worked with other governments, international organizations, private sector leaders and non-government partners to support a focused response to the virus.

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  19. UNMC, Nebraska Medicine Leaders Invited to White House for Ebola RecognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | KOLN-TV Lincoln

    University of Nebraska Medical Center Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., and Phil Smith, M.D., medical director of the Biocontainment Unit at Nebraska Medicine - Nebraska Medical Center, will participate in an event at the White House on Wednesday that recognizes the U.S. response to the Ebola crisis. President Barack Obama will speak at the event, which also will highlight how the U.S. government has worked with other governments, international organizations, private sector leaders and non-government partners to support a focused response to the virus.

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  20. UNMC, UNL receive additional $2.8 million from U.S. Army for robotic telesurgery researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Medical News Today

    The University of Nebraska Medical Center and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln have received $2.8 million from the U.S. Army to continue work on robotic telesurgery research. Coupled with the $1.4 million award the group received last year, it brings total current funding to $4.2 million.

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