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March

  • A dyed green image of a fibers in a human hippocampus

    Treatment Window for Fragile X Likely Doesn’t Close After Childhood, Drexel Study Finds

    March 20, 2017

    A Drexel University-led study looked into human and rat brain samples and found that the biological structures potentially contributing to Fragile X syndrome are present in adult brains — something that mouse samples did not show.

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  • Eva Karasmanis

    Prestigious Fellowship to Support Drexel Biology PhD Student in Taking on Cancer

    March 03, 2017

    Fourth year PhD student Eva Karasmanis’ fascination with cell biology began as soon as she started studying the subject, and eventually inspired her decision to join Drexel’s biology program and the Spiliotis Lab. Armed with the faculty mentorship and state-of-the-art lab space to match her passion and knowledge within the field, Karasmanis recently earned the National Institute for Health’s Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award, a prestigious fellowship supported by the National Cancer Institute (NCI).

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