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Small Molecule Acts As On-Off Switch for Nature's Antibiotic Factory

August 28, 2014 - 17:47
Tells Streptomyces to either veg out or get busy

Duke Receives HHMI Grant to Improve Student Success in Stem Fields

August 28, 2014 - 13:23
Grant designed to improve learning for Duke students in introductory science classes

Water ‘Thermostat’ Could Help Engineer Drought-Resistant Crops

August 27, 2014 - 18:31
Gene gives plant a moisture sensor

Stop and Listen: Study Shows How Movement Affects Hearing

August 27, 2014 - 18:00
Brain's motor areas can directly turn down hearing

Duke Recognized as Family-Friendly Employer

August 27, 2014 - 12:37
Carolina Parenting names Duke to Family-Friendly 50 List for the 14th consecutive year

Orphaned Children Do Just As Well in Institutions

August 26, 2014 - 13:42
Duke Research: Drive to eliminate institutional care not supported by evidence

Imam Adeel Zeb Named Muslim Chaplain at Duke

August 25, 2014 - 19:13
Zeb will also be director for the Center for Muslim Life at Duke

Fungus Deadly to AIDS Patients Found to Grow on Trees

August 21, 2014 - 19:28
13-year-old's science fair project finds fungus in the environment

Fulbright Scholarship Winners From Duke University Announced

August 19, 2014 - 16:03
Recipients will spend 2014-15 academic year abroad

Exporting Coal to Asia Could Slash Emissions

August 19, 2014 - 13:10
Superior energy efficiency of South Korean plants, and choice of replacement fuels in U.S., are key to success.

Mass Layoffs Increase Teen Suicide Plans, Attempts

August 13, 2014 - 16:06
In states with mass layoffs, a rise in girls’ suicide plans and black teens’ suicide attempts

Duke Welcomes Class of 2018

August 12, 2014 - 13:11
Duke's newest batch of students arrives Tuesday

Duke Sets Giving Record for Second Year in a Row

August 11, 2014 - 14:11
The total was a 7.5 percent increase over the previous record.

Editing HPV's Genes To Kill Cervical Cancer Cells

August 8, 2014 - 18:28
CRISPR gene-editing technique foils viral defense

Gut Microbes Browse Along a Gene Buffet

August 7, 2014 - 18:58
Collaboration between the host and microbes of the gut is finely tuned