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News & Events
Weather Microphones Could Prevent More Deaths from Severe Storms
WALKER COUNTY, Ga. – Researchers at the University of Mississippi’s National Center for Physical Acoustics have developed low-cost, high-fidelity technology that could help better detect tornadoes by using special microphones. Continue reading. (WRBC Chattanooga)
Nemus Bioscience Announces Licensing Agreement with the University of Mississippi
COSTA MESA, Cal. – NEMUS Bioscience, Inc. (OTCQB: NMUS) announced that the company had signed a licensing agreement with the University of Mississippi (UM) for a platform of cannabinoid-based molecules (UM5070) for potential anti-infective use against bacteria, viruses, and fungi. Continue reading. (Corporate Partner News)
UM Student’s Tutoring Agency is Big Winner at Delta Pitch Competition
OXFORD, Miss. – A University of Mississippi accountancy student with a growing tutoring agency was the big winner Thursday (Sept. 29) during the Delta Regional Authority Delta Pitch competition at the UM Innovation Center at Insight Park. Continue reading. (Ole Miss News)