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Naked mole-rats: plants, under low-oxygen conditions

Naked mole-rats turn into plants when oxygen is low

Discovery could lead to treatments for heart attack, stroke

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Summit to examine issues confronting Great Lakes

UIC's Freshwater Lab convenes officials, researchers, citizens

Startup Challenge 2016

7 tips for a winning startup pitch

Startup Challenge to award up to $10,000 for students' business ideas

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Urrea wins American Academy of Arts and Letters Award in Literature

Writer joins previous winners Ta-Nehisi Coates, Lin-Manuel Miranda

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Turning skin cells into blood vessel cells while keeping them young

'Partial de-differentiation' avoids aging the converted cells

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    Naked mole-rats turn into plants when oxygen is low

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    Summit to examine issues confronting Great Lakes

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    Urrea wins American Academy of Arts and Letters Award in Literature

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    Turning skin cells into blood vessel cells while keeping them young

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