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Notre Dame-Bruker partnership promotes advancements in imaging

p(image-right). !http://news.nd.edu/assets/78783/albira_montage_square_200.jpg(Example PET, SPECT and CT images from the Albira at the Notre Dame In Vivo Imaging Facility)! The University of Notre Dame has established a formal partnership with "Bruker Corp.":http://www.bruker.com/, a world leader in scientific instrumentation. The partnership will...

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Center for Social Concerns launches series on hyper-incarceration

p(image-right). !http://news.nd.edu/assets/110232/incarcerationseries_200.jpg(Center for Social Concerns "Hyper-Incarceration" series)! 1963 was a pivotal year in this country’s civil rights movement. In April of that year, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. wrote “Letter from Birmingham Jail.” On June 12, civil rights activist Medgar...

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Mosquitoes smell you better at night, study finds

p(image-right). !http://news.nd.edu/assets/110488/mosquito_200.jpg(A female Anopheles gambia mosquito seen at 125x magnification (© David Scharf/Science Faction/Corbis))! In work published this week in "Nature: Scientific Reports":http://www.nature.com/srep/2013/130829/srep02494/full/srep02494.html, a team of researchers from the University of Notre Dame’s "Eck Institute for Global Health":http://globalhealth.nd.edu/, led by...

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Research by ND sociologist Christian Smith helps shape nationwide Catholic initiative

p(image-right). !http://news.nd.edu/assets/109264/christian_smith_200.jpg(Christian Smith)! ""Strong Catholic Families, Strong Catholic Youth":http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PrL7ETNyx4w," an initiative that brings Catholic parishes and schools together with Catholic families to strengthen and deepen their faith, is now active in some 60 dioceses in the United States and Canada....

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Astronomers utilize Hubble Space Telescope to find source of Magellanic Stream

p(image-right). !http://news.nd.edu/assets/108529/magellanic_closeup_200.jpg(These companion images show wide and close-up views of a long ribbon of gas called the Magellanic Stream, which stretches nearly halfway around our Milky Way galaxy)! University of Notre Dame astronomers "Nicolas Lehner":http://physics.nd.edu/people/faculty/nicolas-lehner/ and "Christopher Howk":http://physics.nd.edu/people/faculty/jay-christopher-howk/, along with...

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