Dire Wolves: Not a Wolf at All
Week of July 30


If you’re a fan of the popular HBO series Game of Thrones, you may have wondered whether the dire wolf is a real breed of wolves. They were likeable characters because they were fiercely loyal to their owners, the Stark family children...More »

Keys to Ending the COVID Pandemic
Week of July 23

maskIt’s disheartening that we may be on track for the COVID-19 pandemic to be the deadliest in modern history. For now, the Spanish Flu of 1918 is the deadliest when it killed 675,000 Americans. Worldwide, it killed up to one hundred million. What we have that they didn’t are highly effective vaccines, but that won’t help us beat this virus unless we do four things... More »

Prostate Cancer Crystal Ball
Week of July 16


One in 9 men is diagnosed with prostate cancer in his lifetime. But black men have a 75% higher risk compared to white men. A new study shows genetics play a part and more importantly, the results can help develop a risk score to improve diagnosis and early treatment for prostate cancer. This study involved the most diverse genetic analysis of prostate cancer ever with men of Asian, African, Hispanic and European ancestries... More »

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