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Health Equity Lagging in US, Path Outlined to Improve Outcomes
Health Equity Lagging in US, Path Outlined to Improve Outcomes

The issue of health equity is not new, but the work to correct it is still very much in front of most hospitals in the US. Research has consistently shown that patients fro…

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MU Professor Leads Largest University Research Reactor in US
MU Professor Leads Largest University Research Reactor in US

When thinking about the effects of radioactive exposure, most people’s minds may wander to nuclear power plant meltdowns or spider bites, but for Dr. David Robertson, Execu…

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Looking Back & Ahead: BioNexus KC Presidents Weigh in on 20-Year Impact
Looking Back & Ahead: BioNexus KC Presidents Weigh in on 20-Year Impact

BioNexus KC, a catalyst for innovation in human and animal health, has brought together the region’s best and brightest since 2001. Throughout the past 20 years, four visio…

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BioNexus KC Celebrates Advances in Life Sciences & Healthcare Innovation
BioNexus KC Celebrates Advances in Life Sciences & Healthcare Innovation

In celebration of BioNexus KC’s 20th anniversary, let’s flash back on the two-decade history of the organization and the significant impacts it has made on the life science…

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UMKC Vice Chancellor Empowers Research Programs
UMKC Vice Chancellor Empowers Research Programs

Great research performed by brilliant people is not always enough to acquire funding, grants, or a future on its own. The process behind grant writing, budget creation, and…

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BioKansas CEO Boosts Biosciences Ecosystem
BioKansas CEO Boosts Biosciences Ecosystem

Being an effective intermediary involves a micro understanding, implemented at a macro level. For Dr. Sonia Hall, President and CEO of BioKansas, the goal is to strategical…

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KCU Professor Fast-Tracks Therapies from Bench to Bedside
KCU Professor Fast-Tracks Therapies from Bench to Bedside

Scientific discovery is validated by the benefits of the breakthrough in the medical clinic. What is sometimes overshadowed is the fact that basic science that lays the gro…

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TMC/UH Doctors Collaborate to Achieve Vaccine Adoption Among Minorities
TMC/UH Doctors Collaborate to Achieve Vaccine Adoption Among Minorities

Faced with a global pandemic that disproportionately affected marginalized members of the community, a pair of powerhouse physicians teamed up to ensure the entire communit…

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