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A Future in Plastics 8
UNT scientists use cutting-edge polymeric research to
improve everyday objects.
By Kelley Reese
The Power of the Pen 11
Jerry Nash's book examines the revolutionary writings of
16th-century feminist author Hdlisenne de Crenne.
By Nancy Kolsti
The Aging of the Brain 16
Researchers work to delay or prevent a modern-day
epidemic - Alzheimer's disease.
By James Naples
Secrets of the Heart 20
Burggren's cardiac research aims to
correct human heart defects.
By Cathy Cashio
Tissue Engineering 26
Scientists develop bioengineered cells and tissue that could
change the face of medicine.
By James Naples
Economic Indicators 29
The Center for Economic Development and Research
provides economic insight for Texas cities and businesses.
By Rufus Coleman
On the cover: UNT biologist Warren Burggren studies
the developing hearts of animal embryos to learn
more about the human heart. The large size of the
embryo in an emu egg makes its cardiovascular sys-
tem easier to observe. See story on page 20.
www.unt.edu/resource 2001 Vol. 13
4 Chancellor's Note
Research throughout the UNT
5 News Briefs
Reports of research on campus -
from an opera premiere to natural
14 Alumni Spotlight
Three graduates who are helping
to improve technology and our
Federal, state and private
sponsors of UNT System research
24 Faculty Books
Recent publications by UNT
32 Research and Service
Campus centers, institutes and
32 Faculty Portraits
Dedicated researchers making a
37 End Notes
Critical research and the biotech
Here’s what’s next.
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