Some prefer blue jeans...RGD prefers disease genes

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Who knew you could find disease genes without even stepping into the laboratory? This video provides a tutorial on how to utilize the Disease Portals on the Rat Genome Database website at http://rgd.mcw.edu/wg/portals . These portals allow you to search for disease, phenotype, biological process, and pathway specific rat, mouse, and human genes and data. See our RGD website at http://rgd.mcw.edu for more information and tools for researchers...

Photolithography

submitted by: eternes

University of Maryland undergraduate Kyu Jang studies materials that might help him design cars of the future.

Thin-Film Deposition - The Next Generation of Video Games

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A University of Maryland physics major takes you into his lab to show you how the little films that create video games are made.

The Real Lab: Orthopaedic Mechanobiology

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University of Maryland students take a fun look into the "real lab" life of three biomechanical engineering undergraduates who research how engineering and biology can help our health.

Examining Fire Safety of On-Campus Housing or Your Room is a Mess!

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A University of Maryland undergraduate Gemstone team shows how the typical dorm room can be a fire hazard and how to make it safer

MX-2 Space Suit Analogue

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University of Maryland undergraduates Ali Husain, Heather Bradshaw and Adam Mirvis make a splash with their research on the spacesuit of tomorrow in the University of Maryland 's Neutral Buoyancy Research Facility .