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Notre Dame entomologists help discover new species of malaria-transmitting mosquito

p(image-right). !http://newsinfo.nd.edu/assets/79676/new_mosquito_200.jpg(New mosquito)! Photo courtesy of Jenny Stevenson, LSHTM. University of Notre Dame entomologists are part of a team of researchers that recently discovered a potentially dangerous new malaria-transmitting mosquito. The as-yet-unnamed, and previously unreported, mosquito breeds in the western...

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Feeling stressed by your job? Don’t blame your employer, study shows

p(image-right). !http://newsinfo.nd.edu/assets/45514/tim_judge_release.jpg(tim_judge_release)! Work stress, job satisfaction and health problems due to high stress have more to do with genes than you might think, according to research by "Timothy Judge":http://business.nd.edu/timothyjudge/, professor of management at the University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College...

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Research could provide new insights into tuberculosis and other diseases

p(image-right). !(noborder)http://newsinfo.nd.edu/assets/78424/champions2_200.jpg(Champions bacteria research)! Researchers "Patricia A. Champion":http://biology.nd.edu/people/faculty/champion/ and Matthew Champion from the University of Notre Dame’s "Eck Institute for Global Health":http://globalhealth.nd.edu/ have developed a method to directly detect bacterial protein secretion, which could provide new insights into a variety...

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Templeton Foundation awards Notre Dame $1.58 million for interdisciplinary study

p(image-right). !http://newsinfo.nd.edu/assets/78404/hosle_stelluto_200.jpg(Donald Stelluto, left, and Vittorio Hösle)! Donald Stelluto, left, and Vittorio Hösle Two scholars from the University of Notre Dame’s "Institute for Advanced Study":http://ndias.nd.edu/ (NDIAS) recently were awarded a $1.58 million grant from the "John Templeton Foundation":http://www.templeton.org/ for a...

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Notre Dame nuclear physicists receive $1.6M NSF award

p(image-right). !http://newsinfo.nd.edu/assets/77269/diana200.jpg(The figure shows an artist conception of the facility as presently planned, consisting of two high-intensity, low-energy accelerators)! The figure shows an artist conception of the facility as presently planned, consisting of two high-intensity, low-energy accelerators. Nuclear physicists at...

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ICeNSA network opens flow of ideas, collaboration

p(image-right). !http://newsinfo.nd.edu/assets/77124/3d200.jpg(3-D visualization)! Graduate students Anthony Strathman and Ryan Lichtenwalter work with a 3-D visualization of cell phone networks. The University of Notre Dame's "Interdisciplinary Center for Network Science and Applications":http://icensa.nd.edu/ (iCeNSA), a network of researchers studying networks in the...

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