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Discovery Will Lead to Life Saving Treatments for Pediatric Malaria

Thursday, March 19, 2015
Child in crib being treated for malaria

Child Health Day, Oct. 5, 2015   Malaria kills a child every minute. While medical researchers have successfully developed effective drugs to kill the malaria parasite, efforts to…

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Updates in Genome Editing

Sunday, March 15, 2015
DNA model

MSU research faculty along with guest speaker Patrick D. Hsu of Editas Medicine, participated in an event February 9, 2015, to discuss new research in genome editing. Below…

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Promising Treatment for Alzheimer’s Moves Toward Clinical Trials

Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Side view brain vascular system

A promising new natural treatment for Alzheimer’s disease is moving toward clinical trials. This will be a major step forward as there is nothing on the market that…

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Work-Family Conflict Linked to Verbal Abuse

Monday, March 9, 2015

People whose family life regularly interferes with their job are more likely to become emotionally exhausted and, in turn, verbally abusive to co-workers and loved ones, a new…

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Honoring Literary Neuroscience

Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Researcher Natalie Phillips

Natalie Phillips, assistant professor of English at Michigan State University, has been awarded a Digital Innovation Fellowship by the American Council of Learned Societies.One of only seven scholars…

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Magnetic Resonance and Physiology

Saturday, February 28, 2015

Robert Wiseman

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Solving Knotty Problems

Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Professor Matt Hedden

Matthew Hedden, assistant professor of mathematics at MSU, has a passion for knots. While most of us see a knotty problem as . . . well, a problem…

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‘Mr. Right Now’ Better than Waiting for ‘Mr. Right’

Saturday, February 14, 2015
A couple stroll through Beal Garden during an autumn rain.

Evolutionary researchers have determined that settling for “Mr. Okay” is a better evolutionary strategy than waiting for “Mr. Perfect.” When studying the evolution of risk aversion Michigan State…

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Recent Advances in CRISPR-Cas9 Genome Engineering Technologies

Monday, February 9, 2015

Patrick D. Hsu – http://scholar.harvard.edu/patrickhsu

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Cholesterol ‘Crystals’ Damage Arteries

Monday, February 9, 2015

Thanks to the work of George S. Abela, MD, MSc, MBA, professor at Michigan State University, and his colleagues, there are new advances in the war against heart…

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