Support for Populist Politics “Collapsed” Globally During the COVID Pandemic

Support for populist parties and politicians, as well as agreeing with populist sentiments, declined during the pandemic, according to a “mega dataset” that takes the views of more than half a million people in 109 countries since 2020. The University of Cambridge team says there are clear signs of a turnaround for the “populist wave” … Read more

$2 million NIH MIRA grant will support trailblazing research in UMass Amherst lab – BIOENGINEER.ORG

Jianhan Chen, a professor of chemistry and biochemistry and molecular biology at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, received a five-year $ 2 million National Institute of Health (NIH) scholarship to support research in his computer biophysics lab to better understand the role of intrinsically disordered. proteins (IDP) in biology and human diseases. Jianhan Chen, a … Read more