Dan Browning

Reporter | Health Care | Medical Research
Phone: 612-673-4493
Dan Browning covers health care and medical research for the Star Tribune. His areas of expertise include investigative reporting, computer-assisted reporting (i.e., data analysis) and white collar crime.

Recent content from Dan Browning

Cell transplants at U of M could provide cure for diabetes

Several dozen people have gotten a set of groundbreaking experimental treatments, which proved that transplants of insulin-producing cells known as “islet cells’’ can treat — and sometimes cure — Type 1 diabetes.

Updated: May 05, 2013, - 06:39 AM

April 30: U poised to play major role in brain initiative

Sen. Amy Klobuchar on Tuesday urged researchers at the university to show how expenditures on science will save costs and...

Updated: April 30, 2013, - 11:29 PM

Sequestration gouges U of M and Mayo Clinic research budgets

Officials worry that federal sequestration could take a toll on promising medical studies.

Updated: April 15, 2013, - 08:54 AM

Two walkaway Duluth inmates remain on the lam

Site of two recent escapes counts on imates to stay put.

Updated: April 01, 2013, - 09:46 PM

Disbarred lawyer Al Garcia faces sanctions for practicing law

Al Garcia, once a force at Minneapolis City Hall, violated probation restrictions after his release from prison.

Updated: March 26, 2013, - 09:43 PM

Tax scam allegedly run from Minnesota prisons

Investigator says hundreds of bogus returns were filed covering 2006 through 2012. A Stillwater inmate is main focus of inquiry.

Updated: March 25, 2013, - 07:49 PM

Copyright troll lawyer moves to class-action coupon-site cases

Porn copyright lawyer’s clients in coupon lawsuit include his wife and his associates.

Updated: March 22, 2013, - 11:09 PM

St. Cloud Hospital nurse gets 2 years for drug thefts

A former nurse who stole intravenous drugs from at least 25 patients in St. Cloud Hospital and replaced the narcotics...

Updated: March 20, 2013, - 09:01 PM

Journey guitarist sues ex-mother-in-law, former Waseca mayor, for libel

Journey guitarist Neal Schon filed a federal lawsuit in Minneapolis accusing his ex mother-in-law of libeling him in blog posts by suggesting that he has failed to support his ex-wife and their children. She denies the accusation.

Updated: March 19, 2013, - 10:28 PM

3 convicted in Native Mob racketeering case

Prosecutors hope verdict will put a dent in Indian Country crime.

Updated: March 19, 2013, - 08:42 PM

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