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Senior biochemistry major a co-author on ovarian cancer paper

Author: Deanna Csomo McCool

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Senior biochemistry major Annemarie Leonard knew she wanted to become a doctor, but the undergraduate research she has done since the summer after her freshman year has further fueled her passion. It also led to her being named as a co-author on a paper about ovarian cancer, as well as an author of chapter in an upcoming book.

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Are faith and science compatible?

Author: Deanna Csomo McCool

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The inaugural Gold Mass and lecture at the University of Notre Dame was held on Nov. 15, 2017, the feast day of Saint Albert the Great, the patron saint of scientists. The events, a campus-wide collaboration among several colleges, centers and institutes, drew hundreds.

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Fighting Mosquito-borne Diseases

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Achee And Grieco

At Notre Dame’s Eck Institute for Global Health, researchers Nicole Achee and John Grieco study Aedes aegypti and its role in mosquito-borne diseases. Over the past 20 years, the biology professors’ work has taken them around the globe to Indonesia, Peru, Suriname, Thailand, Uganda and Belize and has advanced understanding of how mosquitoes and other insects spread infectious diseases and led to better strategies to curtail disease outbreaks.

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Spring 2018 one-credit course on opioid epidemic open for registration

Author: Cliff Djajapranata


Jessica Baron, the outreach and communications coordinator for the Reilly Center, will be teaching a one-credit 'reading group' on the opioid epidemic next semester on Wednesdays at 4 p.m. The course will be geared toward pre-professionals, ranging from those intending on pursuing a career in the counseling profession to future surgeons who will write the prescriptions.

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