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Academic Drug Discovery from the Perspective of a Bacterial Geneticist

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Rob Abramovitch Dept. Microbiology and Molecular Genetics Michigan State University Drug Discovery Interdisciplinary Event May 14, 2015

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MSU Statisticians Identify Florida Cancer Cluster

Wednesday, May 13, 2015
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Higher-than-expected rates of pediatric cancers have been identified in the Miami metro area and an area west of the Everglades in a series of five statistical analyses conducted…

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MSU, Penn Researchers Develop Novel Gene Therapy

Friday, May 8, 2015
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Researchers from Michigan State University and the University of Pennsylvania have new preclinical data that evaluates the efficacy of a gene therapy treatment for achromatopsia, an inherited form of…

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‘Fracture Prints’ Solve Child Abuse Cases

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Child Health Day, Oct. 5, 2015 Much like a finger leaves its own unique print to help identify a person, researchers are now discovering that skull fractures leave…

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MSU Researchers Celebrate National Nurses Week

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

National Nurses Week is Wed., May 6 through Tues., May 12, 2015. MSU’s College of Nursing researchers are known nationally for their work in the management of chronic…

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Project FIT – New Approaches to School Nutrition

Tuesday, May 5, 2015
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Child Health Day, Oct. 5, 2015   A recent project led by Michigan State University researchers has shown that a multicomponent approach could be a valuable method in…

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Foam Water Filter Studied for Remote Global Use

Friday, May 1, 2015

Michigan State University researchers are studying a new foam water filter that significantly reduces dangerous pathogens in drinking water. “The foam filter is the first of its kind to…

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Interface of Plant BioChemistry and Human Health

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Dean DellaPenna, University Distinguished Professor of biochemistry and molecular biology, is a plant physiologist who studies medicinal plant genomics and plant metabolism and micronutrients. He is one of…

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Work-Related Deaths Down, Homicide up

Monday, April 27, 2015

Early figures from an annual Michigan State University report indicate that the number of workplace deaths in Michigan has decreased, but work-related homicides may be rising. An estimated…

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Michigan State’s Top Innovators Honored

Friday, April 24, 2015

From clear solar cells (to be used as windows on cars, buildings and more) to agricultural drones to beer brewed with craft-roasted Michigan chestnuts, Michigan State University students…

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