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Three Kinesiology Grads Earn National Honors

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Three graduate students from the Department of Kinesiology recently received honors from the American Kinesiology Association (AKA) and from the department. Andrew Parks, a Kinesiology doctoral student, was…

David Carter

How U.S. Police Can Solve More Homicides

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Only about 65 percent of homicides in the United States are solved – down 15 percent from the mid-1970s – but a new study led by a Michigan…

global climate change map

Human Behavior Influences Effective Policies on Energy, Climate Change

Monday, May 9, 2016

As governments and researchers race to develop policies and technologies to make energy production more sustainable and mitigate climate change, they need to remember that the most-sophisticated endeavors…

David Arnosti: close-up of gene

Do Genes Express Themselves Through Poetry?

Monday, May 9, 2016

A new study from Michigan State University makes inroads in learning to “read” the genome, a key goal of modern biology. The results were published eLife, show that…


Muscle Found to Drive Rare Neurodegenerative Disease

Friday, May 6, 2016

Michigan State University researchers used an old-fashioned neurobiology technique to explore new avenues for treatments to reverse a late-onset neurodegenerative disease that robs men of the capacity to…

Clinical Applications for Radiopharmaceutical Imaging

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Suresh Mukherji, chair of Michigan State University’s Department of Radiology, presents examples of how rare isotopes from the future Facility for Rare Isotope Beams can be used for…