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UNT professor fighting children's cancer using math

DENTON (UNT), Texas – When you think of cancer fighters, you most likely don’t think of mathematicians, but Xuexia “Helen” Wang is both. She is a biostatistics professor in the Department of Mathematics at the University of North Texas and she is using her statistics skills to help the smallest of cancer patients. Wang’s goal is to figure out the best... Read more

UNT professor fighting children’s cancer using math

DENTON (UNT), Texas – When you think of cancer fighters, you most likely don’t think of mathematicians, but Xuexia “Helen” Wang is both. She is a biostatistics professor in the Department of Mathematics at the University of North Texas and she is using her statistics skills to help the smallest of cancer patients. Wang’s goal is to figure out the best... Read more

Making a cotton plant easier to harvest, more profitable

DENTON (UNT), Texas -- A field full of planted cotton, all ready to harvest at the exact same time, exactly when wanted: It's a farmer's dream and could soon become a reality. A researcher from the University of North Texas has discovered a way to get cotton plants to bloom in mass at the time of year that's most beneficial to the farmer. Brian Ayre, an... Read more

UNT research breakthrough: synthetic imprinted polymers recognized by DNA

DENTON (UNT), Texas -- A University of North Texas professor is part of an international team who just made a breakthrough in DNA research. Using a polymer matrix, the team was able to imprint a sequence of a single strand DNA. Francis D'Souza, a University Distinguished Research Professor in UNT's Department of Chemistry worked with researchers from The... Read more

UNT officials to break ground Jan. 24 on innovative new art building project

What: Groundbreaking for the construction and renovation of the Art Building for the College of Visual Arts and Design at the University of North TexasWhen: 1 p.m. Jan. 24 (Tuesday)Where: Art Building, Lightwell Gallery, 1201 W. Mulberry St., Denton DENTON (UNT), Texas - University of North Texas officials will break ground at 1 p.m. Jan. 24 (Tuesday) on a... Read more

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