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Markstein Presents “The Academic Minute” on Public Radio

Today on The Academic Minute, UMass biologist Michele Markstein explores the use of fruit flies in chemotherapy and cancer research.

The Academic Minute features researchers from colleges and universities around the world, keeping listeners abreast of what’s new and exciting in the academy. Hosted by Dr. Lynn Pasquerella, President of Mount Holyoke College, The Academic Minute features a different professor each day, drawing experts from top research institutions. You’ll enjoy updates on groundbreaking scientific research, an explanation of the accidental discovery of chocolate and an analysis of how social media is transforming the workplace, to name a few.