Wayne State University research

Environment-Genetics Combo LInked To Early Antisocial Behavior: Wayne State StudyBoth nature and nurture appear to be significant factors in early antisocial behaviors of adopted children, a Wayne State University researcher believes.
WSU Researcher's Work Could Result In Shorter, Sharper MRI Scans, Earlier DiagnosesDiagnoses of cancer, heart disease, stroke and rheumatoid arthritis could happen faster with technology being developed by a Wayne State University researcher.
Wayne State Neurologist Reports New Finding In Brains Of Patients With Heart FailureResearchers at the Wayne State University School of Medicine have shown that reduced blood flow from the heart leads to loss of gray matter in the brain.
WSU Researcher's Discovery Helps Disabled Choose Better WheelchairsA Wayne State University researcher has introduced computer technology that makes it easier for people who need wheelchairs to select one that best suits their needs.
Wayne State: Genes, Vascular Risk Modify Effects Of Aging On Brain, CognitionEfforts to understand how the aging process affects the brain and cognition have expanded at Wayne State University beyond simply comparing younger and older adults.
WSU Study: Gender-Specific Brain Activity, Math Anxiety Affect Consumer HabitsWhile many people are scrambling to wrap up their holiday shopping, research out of Wayne State shows that women and men are distinctively different when making purchase decisions, even at a preconscious level.
Wayne State Prof Gets $1.39M To Study Cell Division, Advancing Cancer FightThe National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health recently awarded Lori A. Pile, assistant professor of molecular cell biology in Wayne State University's College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, $1.39 million to research cellular division and growth. The study is intended to support the development of cancer treatments currently undergoing clinical trials.
WSU Prof Examines Benefits Of Online Learning In Canada
DMC, Wayne State Report Breakthrough in Preventing Premature BirthA groundbreaking clinical study hosted at Detroit's Hutzel Women's Hospital shows that the rate of premature delivery in women -- less than 33 weeks' gestation -- can be reduced by 45 percent simply by treating pregnant women at risk with a low-cost "gel" of natural progesterone during the midtrimester of pregnancy until term.
Wayne State Study: Younger Stroke Victims Benefit From Early MRIs, Ambulance RideThe American Stroke Association reports that stroke is the third leading cause of death and one of the top causes of disability in the United States. But, young adults showing signs of suffering a stroke are sometimes being misdiagnosed in hospital emergency rooms, preventing them from receiving early effective treatment that can prevent serious damage.
WSU Research Shows Husband's Work Worries Affect Wife's HormonesWith its many pressures, the workplace can be a stress hub. Studies have shown that work stress can creep into everyday family life and negatively impact the mood at home, and the high unemployment rate is causing increased feelings of stress and worry among the employed. But what exactly happens when workplace stress diffuses at home?
New Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Diagnosis From Wayne StateFetal alcohol spectrum disorder is an irreversible disorder in children that affects the learning centers of the brain and results in lifetime cognitive and behavioral impairment.