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UNC School of Medicine researchers found that increased mucins in mucus are directly related to worsening symptoms in cystic fibrosis patients. Their research, published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation, will lead to better treatments for cystic fibrosis patients in the future.
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Gender disparities in the scientific community are still an issue today. UNC students Kate Hacker and Audrey Verde saw the inequalities and decided to action by creating a group called UNC Advocates for MD-PhD Women in Science - read more about their fight to close the gender gap!
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This week is #NursesWeek! Please join us as we celebrate the power of healing and hope of our nurses --- and nurses everywhere.
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A new study led by Sharon Campbell, PhD, professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics at the #UNC School of Medicine and member of UNC Lineberger Comprehensive #Cancer Center, deepens the understanding of a pair of proteins – vinculin and actin – that work together to allow a cell to migrate throughout the body. The study, published in the journal Structure, proposes a new model for understanding how these proteins bind together to facilitate cell movement.
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The John William Pope Foundation has made a $1.3 million gift to #UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center to fund #cancer research and treatment.
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#‎UNCMatch‬ - tweet it, pin it, post it!

To all ‪#‎UNC‬ MS4s in this year's Match on Friday: Help us make this year's Match Day greater than the last! Using #UNCMatch , tweet, pin or post your stories about the perfect match. It can be a photo of your ideal residency program, a video on how you cope with the Match Day anticipation or a story about how UNC has prepared you for this day. You've worked hard. Let's celebrate your accomplishment with the world!

Tell us what #UNCMatch means to you, and we'll create a Storify for everyone to see.
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You can't tell if someone has an #eatingdisorder just by looking at them, says Dr. Cynthia Bulik, director of the UNC Center for Excellence in Eating Disorders, in a recent talk at The National Institute of Mental Health. Check out the video at http://on.fb.me/1liBBln
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What do these folks have in common? Find out at http://uncmedne.ws/aneurysms.
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Congrats to Nathan Clendenin, producer, and Stephanie Mahin, executive producer. Their Spartan video won the magazine segment award at the Mid-South Regional Emmy Awards in Nashville Saturday night! Watch their Emmy-winning video at: real doctors, real people - RN: Real Nurses - Spartan Edition
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Dr. John Buse of #UNC says the Google X smart contact lens could be a "huge game changer" for people with #diabetes
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