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Jawless fish take a bite out of the blood-brain barrier

A jawless parasitic fish could help lead the way to more effective treatments for multiple brain ailments, including cancer, trauma and stroke. One major challenge…

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Double dipping: Dual-action 'slippery' catheter fights bacteria

A super-slippery coating being developed at a University of Wisconsin–Madison lab could benefit medical catheters, factory equipment, and even someday, oil tankers. The coating contains…

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Undergrads lead the drive toward high-demand biofuels

Diesel and jet fuels are notoriously difficult to obtain from non-oil plant-based sources, which is a major hurdle in biofuels research. But “difficult” didn’t deter…

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Special Events and Seminars

For the CBE Seminar Series, please see our seminar schedule.

 

For information on our special lectures:

Hougen Programs

Bird/Stewart/Lightfoot Programs
Founders’ Lectures

 

Previous special events:

 

Bob Bird’s Birthday Symposium and Banquet
Ed Lightfoot Celebration: Symposium and Banquet