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Monday, April 16, 2018

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How highly contagious norovirus infection gets its start

School of Medicine researchers have identified how the highly contagious norovirus infection begins in mice. Norovirus kills about 200,000 people annually, mostly in the developing world.

Island Press is nationally renowned for innovative prints

Watch this video to learn more about Island Press, part of the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts, which has earned a national reputation for publishing complex, large-scale prints. An exhibition of Island Press work closes today.

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11:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 18

‘Punishing Disease’ colloquium

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The View From Here

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WashU in the News

The electronics cooling system 400 million years in the making

IEEE Spectrum

Do this one thing to create a stronger sense of purpose for employees


For Trump, Greitens, ‘witch hunt’ is the tie that binds

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

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Campus Voices

Documents reveal how FBI deployed televangelist to discredit King

Lerone Martin, of the John C. Danforth Center on Religion and Politics, writes in the Religion & Politics journal about his research into the relationship between religion and the FBI, especially during the civil rights movement. Martin will be part of a campus event tomorrow, April 17, marking the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s death.

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Megan Cooper, MD, PhD (second from right), of the School of Medicine, has been named director of the Jeffrey Modell Diagnostic and Research Center for Primary Immunodeficiencies at St. Louis Children’s Hospital.

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