Grants, Awards, & Books
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Public Release: 20-Mar-2018
New Gulf of Maine study investigates return of kelp
Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences has been awarded funding from Maine Sea Grant for a new study of kelp forests in the Gulf of Maine. The researchers will collaborate with government and industry partners to assess the current state of kelp forests in the region and learn how Maine can maintain a sustainable kelp industry.
Maine Sea Grant
Public Release: 19-Mar-2018
2018 Harrington Prize awarded to Dr. Helen Hobbs, U. of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
The fifth annual Harrington Prize for Innovation in Medicine has been awarded to Helen H. Hobbs, MD, of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. Dr. Hobbs is recognized for her discovery of the link between a gene mutation (PCSK9) and lower levels of LDL, or 'bad cholesterol', is considered a major breakthrough and has improved the treatment of high cholesterol.
Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals
Public Release: 16-Mar-2018
Pediatric Orthodontics: Theory and Practice
Pediatric Orthodontics: Theory and Practice represents an effort to synthesize a systematic approach to the diagnosis and treatment planning of orthodontics problem only in the mixed- dentition period. The objectives of this book are to present to dental students and dental practitioners the necessary Knowledge of diagnosis and treatment in the field of Pediatric Orthodontics. It is cover major clinical aspects in questions and answers format suitable for quick reference and revision purposes.