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Study of Latinos Investigation of Neurocognitive Aging

Friday, September 11, 2015

Hector Gonzalez, associate professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, presents an overview of the SOL-INCA research study to the MSU Board of Trustees on September 11, 2015. The study will analyze…

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$5.67M Grant Helps Researchers Identify Early Alzheimer’s

Thursday, September 10, 2015

A new Michigan State University study, aimed at identifying early signs of Alzheimer’s disease among Latinos and Hispanics, could help delay or even prevent its onset thanks to…

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Sachdev to Lead New MSU Division of Neuromuscular Medicine

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

Amit Sachdev has joined Michigan State University to become the first director of the new Division of Neuromuscular Medicine within the Department of Neurology and Ophthalmology. Sachdev, who…

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Helping Toddlers’ Understand Emotion Key to Development

Tuesday, September 1, 2015
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Child Health day, Oct. 5, 2015 The simple parenting strategy of helping toddlers understand emotion may reduce behavioral problems later on, finds a federally funded study led by…

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Voice/Speech Disorders Pioneer Named MSU Foundation Professor

Monday, August 31, 2015
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Dimitar Deliyski, a pioneer and international leader in the field of voice and speech disorders, has been awarded the designation of MSU Foundation Professor, the first for the…

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Proteins ‘Practice’ Before Changing Chromosomes

Wednesday, August 26, 2015
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In the biochemical game of genetics, it was thought that the proteins controlling gene regulation in animals were either spectators or players. But in research appearing in the…

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Smart Phone Not a Smart Choice When Facing Depression

Tuesday, August 25, 2015
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Depressed people who turn to their smart phones for relief may only be making things worse. A team of researchers, that included the dean of Michigan State University’s…

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Helping Dogs (and Humans) Heal

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Doctors in Michigan State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine and College of Human Medicine teamed up to perform an uncommon cleft palate surgery on a dog, using a…

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Science-Backed Brain Game Eases Distraction, Anxiety

Wednesday, August 12, 2015
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Researchers have created a surprisingly simple yet targeted brain game that reduces anxiety by helping people focus in an increasingly distracting world. In a study led by Michigan…

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Latest Technology Advances MSU Soil Research

Wednesday, August 5, 2015
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Earlier this year, a state-of-the-art liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometer (LC-MS/MS) was installed in the laboratory of Michigan State University (MSU) Plant Soil and Microbial Sciences associate professor Hui…

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