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Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

Graduate student publishes research on obstructive sleep apnea

Texas State study suggests that snoring does not necessarily translate into poor quality sleep for the snorer

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

Lab mishap temporarily shuts down STAR tech park

Firefighters quickly shut down a malfunctioning vacuum pump that tripped fire alarms at STAR Park, a Texas State University technology research facility on Hunter Road in south San Marcos.

Sunday, August 25th, 2013

Texas State researchers discover unexpected genetic diversity in unisex fish

A new study by Texas State researchers published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) sheds new light on the origins of an intriguing species of unisexual fish known as Amazon mollies.

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012

A&M lands major federal biosecurity contract

A Texas A&M University System-led team has won a major federal contract to develop one of three new national centers — the only one led by a public university system — for developing and manufacturing medicine and...