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2012-11-19 16:29:19

DETROIT, Nov. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Wayne State University has received a $5 million gift from Mort and Brigitte Harris to create scholarships for the School of Medicine and provide resources and ongoing support for the university's community outreach adult literacy program. With each initiative receiving $2.5 million, the gift will create the Mort and Brigitte Harris Endowed Scholarship Fund (Harris Scholars) in the School of Medicine and the Mort and Brigitte Harris Office for...

2011-04-06 23:22:51

Federal research team at WSU finds progesterone gel reduces preterm birth in women with short cervix A groundbreaking clinical study of a new method for preventing premature birth in millions of women each year, published in the medical journal Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology, shows that the rate of early preterm delivery in women (< 33 weeks) can be reduced by 45 percent "“ simply by treating pregnant women at risk with a low-cost gel of natural progesterone during the...