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MSU’s Zeldes Produces Documentary about Flint, Mich., ‘Hero’

Monday, October 31, 2016
Geri Alumit Zeldes

Michigan State University journalism professor Geri Alumit Zeldes has produced a documentary on the remarkable life of Hubert Roberts, a Flint, Mich., man who overcame prison time and a life-threatening…

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Faculty Position Posting for Statistical/Quantitative/Computational Genomics

Monday, October 31, 2016
Global Impact logo

As part of MSU’s Global Impact Initiative, Michigan State University is seeking three outstanding researchers in statistical/quantitative/computational genomics to join the faculty at the assistant/associate/full professor level. The…

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MSU Leads in DARPA Grant To Develop Novel Computational Tools

Monday, October 31, 2016
Jose Perea

Michigan State University assistant professor Jose Perea is the principal investigator on a collaborative research project funded by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). A two-year, $1,637,726…

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Wildcat Brains: An Evolutionary Curveball

Monday, October 31, 2016
wild african leopard looking down from a branch of a tree

The brains of wild cats don’t necessarily respond to the same evolutionary pressures as those of their fellow mammals, humans and primates, indicates a surprising new study led…

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Supercomputers Simulate Cell Processes, Lead to New Insights

Monday, October 31, 2016
Michael Feig

Using the largest computer in Japan – one of the most powerful in the world – research led by an MSU scientist has achieved breakthroughs in understanding how…

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Spinal Tap Proven Safe for Malaria Patients

Friday, October 28, 2016
Doug Postels, associate professor of Neurology And Ophthalmology, poses on Wednesday

A Michigan State University researcher is challenging a widely held African belief that a spinal tap, a procedure safely used to treat other diseases, could suck the brain…

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Technological Innovations for Biomedicine

Friday, October 28, 2016

Christina Chan discusses the latest innovations in technology to enhance medical diagnosis and treatment. Presentation to the MSU Board of Trustees October 28, 2016.

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‘Bubble’ Nucleus Discovered at MSU

Friday, October 28, 2016
National Super Conducting Laboratory

Research conducted at the National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory (NSCL) at Michigan State University has shed new light on the structure of the nucleus, that tiny congregation of protons…

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MSU Bio Engineering Facility Promotes Cross-Campus Research

Thursday, October 27, 2016
MSU Bio Engineering Facility

While Michigan State University’s newly opened Bio Engineering Facility will bring together dozens of researchers from across the campus representing a wide range of disciplines, their mission will…

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Designing Drugs at the Atomic Scale with Computer Simulation

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

At the atomic level, the molecules in our bodies are in constant motion, and are undergoing constant change. The motions are incredibly rich; they range from the isomerization…

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