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Students working on carbon electrodes in Prof. Zestos' lab.

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By Detecting Genetic Material, Fast Sensor Has Potential Use as a Clinical Tool

In less than a second, a small sensor used in brain chemistry research can detect the key molecules that provide the genetic instructions for life, RNA and DNA, a new study from American University shows.
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Diana Burley is AU's vice provost of research.

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New Vice Provost for Research Making Quick Impression

Diana Burley brings a background in cybersecurity, IT, and research to her new position.
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Jane Palmer

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SPA’s Jane Palmer Tracks Sexual Assault Disclosures Before and After #MeToo

Article reveals insights on disclosures related to race and circumstance
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Andrew Flores

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SPA Professor Tracks Political Socialization Differences Among People with Same-Sex Parents

Large study reveals insights on socialization dynamics in same-sex households.
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Liz Suhay

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Suhay Gathers Latest Research on Electoral Persuasion for Oxford Handbook

Comprehensive volume examines the study of persuasion in 48 chapters.
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Austin McCrea

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SPA Doctoral Candidate’s Article Examines Disparities in ER Health Outcomes

Women’s health outcomes affected by representation and insurance status.
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Suat Cubukcu

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New NATO Book Discusses Lessons Learned from Territorial Defeat of ISIS

Although the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) may not be dominating news headlines today, experts say the threat of this global terrorist network remains, and policymakers should consider a shift in strategy to combat its new tactics.
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Seafood industry worker with fish stocks. Getty.

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New Research Uncovers Impacts of COVID-19 on Seafood Supply and Demand

Some areas of sector fare better than others when buffering impacts from the pandemic
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Professors Heng Xu and Nan Zhang, Kogod School of Business

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Kogod School of Business Awarded $1 Million Research Grant from the National Science Foundation and Amazon

Two Kogod School of Business Professors to Research Fairness and Bias in Artificial Intelligence Hiring Practices
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ExoMars orbiter. Credit:ESA-D.Ducros

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ExoMars Discovers New Gas and Traces Water Loss on Mars

American University professor contributes to understanding of Mars’ water cycle and its water reservoirs
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