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Seeking better detection for chronic malaria

May 2, 2019

In people with chronic malaria, certain metabolic systems in the blood change to support a...

USAID awards an additional $2.14 million to WFU rainforest research center

April 23, 2019

Wake Forest University’s Center for Amazonian Scientific Innovation (CINCIA) has received...

Hold the mustard: What makes spiders fussy eaters?

April 15, 2019

It might be one of nature’s most agile and calculating hunters, but the wolf spider won’t...

For women, class makeup may influence interest in STEM studies

February 28, 2019

Improving achievement in the first course in engineering may lay the foundation for more women...

New microscopy lab expands student research opportunities

February 26, 2019

Walk into the microscopy lab in Wake Forest University’s biology department, and you won’t...

New study shows more protein and fewer calories help older people lose weight safely

February 14, 2019

A high-protein, low-calorie diet helps older adults with obesity lose more weight, maintain more...