The crop's full genetic code was just deciphered by a team of researchers led by UW–Madison horticulture professor and geneticist Phil Simon.
Few departments on campus use as much glassware as the Department of Chemistry. So it makes perfect sense to have a master glassblower within the department to help design and build innovative equipment.
The study is an important first step toward understanding a vital stage of early human development.
BluDiagnostics co-founder Katie Brenner says the idea came directly from her own difficulty with conception.
"We are a long way from declaring a cure for fragile X, but these results are promising," says researcher Xinyu Zhao.
Nine members of the University of Wisconsin–Madison's academic staff have been selected as recipients of the 2016 Academic Staff Excellence Awards.
The model will allow researchers to better understand how the virus causes disease and aid in the development of vaccines.
Reviewers identified ambitious, early stage research ideas and infrastructure investments in an effort to jump-start innovative interdisciplinary research.
Growing up on the South Side of Chicago, Keven Stonewall discovered a love for science at an early age.
As dean of the School of Medicine and Public Health at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, I was both troubled and puzzled by an opinion piece posted …