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Genes in Disease and Symptoms Club Gets Ready for Another Great Year

Genes in Disease and Symptoms Club Gets Ready for Another Great Year

Gina Liu
September 26, 2016
Filed under NEWS, SCHOOL

On Sept. 14, dozens of curious students showed up to learn about basic genetics as well as mainstream topics like lung cancer and depression. This was only the second meeting of the year for the Genes and Diseases Club at Community High School. Senior Catherine Garton, one of the co-presidents of G...

Local Students Raise Funds for Alzheimer’s Research

Local Students Raise Funds for Alzheimer’s Research

Anurima Kumar and Marianne Cowherd
June 3, 2014
Filed under FRONT PAGE, NEWS

People in the US spend 2 billion dollars a year on popcorn. They spend one-fourth this amount on research to cure, treat, and prevent the sixth leading cause of death in the United States: Alzheimer’s Disease. Alzheimer’s is a progressive disease during which neurons die, causing problems with me...

A Bright Future

A Bright Future

Anurima Kumar
February 19, 2014
Filed under FEATURES

Imagine a medicine made just for you–one that can cure the incurable. On Saturdays, at the University of Michigan, Dr. Inhan Lee leads a meeting with high school students from Ann Arbor and a few from other close cities to teach about Alzheimer’s Disease, computational biology, genomics and molecul...

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