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Request for Qualification/Request for Proposal is the first step for NextGen MURR as MU looks to expand its capabilities in medical radioisotope development.

Katina Bitsicas, assistant professor in the School of Visual Studies, researches how creating art through digital storytelling can help the recently bereaved cope with their grief.

A partnership with IT Research Support Solutions helped Jianlin Cheng, William and Nancy Thompson Distinguished Professor of electrical engineering and computer science, and his team rank first in an international competition. 

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