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Seeking solutions for stroke patients, mechanical engineering researcher receives $682,000 NIH grant

November 22, 2016

Tom Merrill’s mind is focused on everyone else’s brains.

The National Institutes of Health recently awarded Merrill – more accurately, Dr. Thomas Merrill – a $682,000, 18-month grant toward his work to improve the outcomes of people who suffer a stroke.

Merrill, an associate professor of mechanical engineering and biomedical

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New research provides key insight about mitochondrial replacement therapy

December 1, 2016

Rowan University researcher part of OHSU-led study in Nature suggesting mitochondrial donors should be carefully selected to avoid transmission of harmful mutations.

A new discovery may unlock the answer to a vexing scientific question: How to conduct mitochondrial replacement therapy, a new gene-therapy technique, in such a way that

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South Jersey Tech Park appoints managing director of Rowan Innovations

December 15, 2016

The Board of Directors of the South Jersey Technology Park has appointed Jeanne Nevelos as managing director of Rowan Innovations, a technology and economic development arm of Rowan University.

Nevelos joins the staff after serving 13 years with Select Greater Philadelphia, the tri-state regional business marketing and attraction organization

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Rowan Engineering partners with New Jersey Department of Military and Veteran Affairs, National Guard

January 5, 2017

The Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering at Rowan University, Glassboro, New Jersey, recently expanded its partnership with the New Jersey Department of Military and Veteran Affairs (NJDMAVA) and the New Jersey Army National Guard (NJARNG) by adding two multi-million dollar projects: an extension of the Building Information

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Department of Defense awards grant to engineering prof to research renewable resources

January 31, 2017

The United States Department of Defense awarded Rowan University Chemical Engineering assistant professor Dr. Joseph Stanzione III a $800,000 grant to continue his research into polymers and resins made out of renewable resources for DoD applications, including composites, coatings and adhesives for ground and air vehicles and more.


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