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Wayne State University professor and biomedical engineering researcher Cynthia Bir is about to make it a very bad day for these crash test dummies. Wayne State University photo.

Wayne State Prof Crashes Airplane For Science

Wayne State University professor and biomedical engineering researcher Cynthia Bir specializes in impacts. But her latest project undoubtedly produced the biggest bang of her career.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/01/2012

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WSU Researcher Seeks To Understand Effect Of Dog-Human Interaction On Social Skills

It may seem intuitive to believe that working with animals has a positive effect on people, but a Wayne State University researcher is trying to determine the nature of that effect, and whether it holds true for various groups.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/18/2012

Michael Rybak of Wayne State University. Photo: Wayne State

Wayne State Researcher Part Of National Effort To Control Antibiotic Use

Because infectious microorganisms are becoming increasingly resistant to antibiotics, a Wayne State University researcher has joined a nationwide effort to monitor that resistance while optimizing the use of existing drugs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/27/2012