Kansas Alumni magazine

Issue No. 5, 2017

Kansas Alumni magazine, issue no. 5, 2017

The Protein in the Freezer

A bioscience researcher tackles one of public health’s most pressing problems: how to defeat drug-resistant bacteria and restore the healing power of antibiotics.
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By Steven Hill

Hold the corner

The new Health Education Building is a grand addition to the Medical Center neighborhood, and a giant step forward in KU’s training of students for the medical professions.
By Chris Lazzarino

Ready to Ride

Lawrence Unchained saves old bikes from the scrap heap, and gives riders—from kids to commuters—the skills to keep them rolling.
By Heather Biele


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