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A safe optical fiber for delivering light and drugs into the body

A flexible, biodegradable optical fiber that can deliver light into the body for medical applications.

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Graduate training program in pollinator ecology gets a boost with USDA grant

The $262,000 award will support the Graduate Training Program in Integrative Pollinator Ecology offered by Penn State's Center for Pollinator Research.

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New method for evaluating reproducibility in studies of genome organization

A new statistical method will help to ensure that data are reliable in "big data" studies using a cutting-edge tool for studying how the genome works inside of a cell.

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