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South Dakota universities get $1 million in research grants

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PIERRE -- The South Dakota Board of Regents says the state's public universities are getting a total of $1 million in research grants aimed at promoting economic development.
    
The South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, the University of South Dakota and South Dakota State University will use $300,000 to work on security and anti-counterfeiting technology.
    
Black Hills State University will use nearly $118,000 for biomedical research equipment, while Dakota State University will get $40,000 for cyber infrastructure.
    
Northern State University will get $42,000 to upgrade chemistry labs and support research.
    
The School of Mines will use $200,000 to upgrade labs for advanced manufacturing
    
SDSU will get $100,000 for an imaging system to visualize molecular and physiological events in living plants and animals.
    
USD will get $200,000 for scientific instruments.


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