Media report October 2009

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Allergy & Immunology

10/30/09: Whooping Cough Immunity Lasts 30 Years or More
Outlet: Health Day  

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Cancer Center

10/30/09: Beaumont holds breast cancer clinical trial
Outlet: Detroit News  

10/30/09: Mom's cancer battles inspire U-M lineman
Outlet: Detroit Free Press  

10/29/09: U-M's Health & Retirement study awarded more than $19 million in grants
Outlet: Ann Arbor.com
Contributing Faculty: Arul Chinnaiyan  

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Cell & Developmental Biology

10/30/09: Michigan Senate aims to ignore people on stem-cell research
Outlet: Toledo Blade
Contributing Faculty: Sean Morrison  

10/29/09: Panel debates laws about stem cells
Outlet: Detroit News  

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General Medicine

10/30/09: Preventative care faces hurdles
Outlet: Seattle Times
Contributing Faculty: Mark Fendrick  

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Infectious Disease

10/29/09: Ohio Poll shows many across the state reluctant to get H1N1 vaccine
Outlet: Cleveland.com
Contributing Faculty: Howard Markel  

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Internal Medicine

10/29/09: Pain Thresholds Linked To Inflammation And Sleep Problems In Arthritis Patients
Outlet: Science Daily  

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Neurology

10/30/09: Getting enough sleep? Not in West Virginia
Outlet: Boston Globe
Contributing Faculty: Ronald Chervin  

10/30/09: Getting enough sleep? They aren't in West Virginia
Outlet: Seattle Times
Contributing Faculty: Ronald Chervin  

10/30/09: Study shows West Virginians lack sleep
Outlet: Washington Post
Contributing Faculty: Ronald Chervin  

10/29/09: Getting Enough Sleep? They Aren't In West Virginia
Outlet: CBS - Network TV, radio, CBS Newspath feed
Contributing Faculty: Ronald Chervin  

10/29/09: Getting Enough Sleep? They Aren't in West Virginia
Outlet: ABC - Network TV, Radio, NewsOne
Contributing Faculty: Ronald Chervin  

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Pathology

10/30/09: Key To How 'Triggering Event' In Cancer Occurs: Researchers Link Hormone To Creation Of Gene Fusion In Prostate Cancer
Outlet: Science Daily
Contributing Faculty: Arul Chinnaiyan  

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Allergy & Immunology
Cancer Center
Cell & Developmental Biology
General Medicine
Infectious Disease
Internal Medicine
Neurology
Pathology