Since October 11th, Stamps Health Services has identified 121 cases of an unknown gastrointestinal illness (infection affecting the stomach and/or intestines). An unusual number of students reported symptoms of vomiting and diarrhea, with some students also reporting fever and body aches.
A protein shaped like a "Y" makes scientists do a double-take and may change the way they think about a protein sometimes implicated in glaucoma. The Y is a centerpiece in myocilin, binding four other components nicknamed propellers together like balloons on strings. The Y may also make them stick to things instead of floating freely as was previously believed for years.
It’s officially homecoming weekend, meaning traditional events like the Mini 500 Race, the Freshmen Cake Race, and the Ramblin’ Wreck Parade will soon take place.
Attend these events and more in preparation for the big game on Saturday.