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Research News

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November 16, 2017 Deepwater Wind Pledges $1M Seed Funding for New Blue Economy Initiative at University of Massachusetts New Research Effort Will Examine How Ocean Industries Can Coexist and Thrive
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November 14, 2017 UMass Dartmouth scientists awarded $34,232 for study based on rapid response to Hurricane Harvey’s impacts The research will determine Harvey’s impacts on coastal carbon cycle, metabolic balance, and ocean acidification.
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October 31, 2017 UMass Dartmouth receives $250,000 to advance research into cancer-fighting compounds of cranberries $150,000 gift from Leo and Anne Albert Charitable Trust will be combined with $100,000 state public health investment to support Cranberry Health Research Center

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