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CNY Biotech Accelerator opens new hub center for industry-university collaborations and precision medicine laboratory for Upstate Medical University
The Upstate MIND is a sparkling new feature of the 60,000-square foot Central New York Biotech Accelerator (CNYBAC), located at 841 East Fayette Street, Syracuse.

Geneticist Mary-Claire King who discovered key gene linked to breast cancer to speak Oct. 28, 29
Mary-Claire King, PhD, who was awarded the National Medal of Science earlier this year, will deliver remarks at two conference sessions.

New research approach leads to new findings in study of mosquito-borne viruses
Researcher uses social-ecological systems approach to gain new info to fight spread of zika and other mosquito-borne diseases.

Cortland Regional Med Center becomes 5th area hospital to partner with Upstate on stroke care
Other hospitals partnering with Upstate telestroke program are Carthage Area Hospital, Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center, River Hospital and Samaritan Medical Center.


Nursing Clinical Skills Workshop

Friday, October 28, 2016
Upstate Medical University


Big Red Thon – Dance Marathon

Saturday, November 5, 2016
Cornell University


Ottothon – Dance Marathon

Sunday, November 6, 2016
Syracuse University


Upstate Foundation Gala

Friday, November 18, 2016
Hotel Syracuse
(Marriott Syracuse Downtown)