Research

The University of Minnesota Masonic Cancer Center has a new 13-member research team that will focus on microbiomes thanks to a new Chainbreaker grant.

There are currently more than 285,000 people in the United States suffering from spinal cord injuries, and about 17,000 new spinal cord injuries each year.

The number of Lyme disease cases has increased over the past two decades from roughly 300 cases in the mid-nineties to over 1,300 cases confirmed in 2016.

UMN researchers discover the ability to influence the impact of aging at a cellular level

Opioid overdoses account for more fatalities than car accidents and gun violence, with 115 people dying from the epidemic every day.

The research studies asked two core questions: Do dopamine neurons have a role in causing cues in our environment to acquire value? And, if so, do different groups of dopamine neurons serve different functions within this process?

The outstanding rating improves upon the center's previous rating of excellent and represents its highest rating to date.

University of Minnesota Medical School researchers lead a first-of-its-kind evaluation of the choices low-resource people make about food