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About Research at Mason

From astronomers using radio telescopes to inventory other galaxies to molecular biologists delving into the mysteries of human cellular life, research is thriving at Mason. A Level 2 Carnegie Classified research institution, Mason is ranked at 170 in the country among more than 600 universities nationwide. Last year, Mason was awarded $90 million in sponsored research and will soon surpass $100 million annually.

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Neuroscientist Kim Blackwell’s research is devoted to the study of learning and memory, specifically the mechanisms behind long-term memory storage. She is currently looking for alternate ways to treat Parkinson’s disease.

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