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Imaging Expert From Harvard to Lead MSU’s Precision Health Initiative

Anna Moore has joined Michigan State University as the director of the Precision Health Program and assistant dean of the College of Human Medicine. Moore was previously professor…

Latest Research

Children reading

Honing Children’s Language and Literacy skills

Thursday, May 24, 2018

If parents want to help their children develop language and literacy at a young age, reading bedtime stories together isn’t the only key to success. Research from Michigan…

Lemur in a tree

MSU Technology and App Could Help Endangered Primates, Slow Illegal Trafficking

Thursday, May 24, 2018

New facial recognition software and app invented at Michigan State University can help protect endangered primates – more than 60 percent of which face extinction. Golden monkeys have…

Ava Ordman

Professor of Trombone Receives Top Award and Releases Album

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Ava Ordman has never thought of herself as a pioneer in the world of brass performance and teaching. She’s just someone, she says, who decided to play trombone, inspired…

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World-Renowned Art and Science Initiative Opening in Detroit

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Michigan State University is opening an award-winning global art and science initiative in Detroit on June 16 with a theme that pays homage to the city’s reputation and…

Simon Petersen-Jones

Gene Therapy Restores Vision in Dogs May Also Help Humans

Friday, May 18, 2018

A Michigan State University veterinary ophthalmologist has modified a gene therapy that reverses blindness in dogs that have a certain form of a disease known as progressive retinal…

Chris Waters, Michael Maiden, Alessandra Hunt

Ingredient in your Toothpaste May Combat Severe Lung Disease

Thursday, May 17, 2018

A common antibacterial substance found in toothpaste may combat life-threatening diseases such as cystic fibrosis, or CF when combined with an already FDA-approved drug. Michigan State University researchers…