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Exploring How ‘Bad’ Belly Fat Influences Blood Pressure

Monday, April 20, 2015

Michigan State University researchers, who were the first to suggest that high blood pressure could be caused by belly fat hormones “talking” with blood vessels in the abdomen,…

Norepinephrine Transport in Perivascular Adipose Tissue

Friday, April 17, 2015

Graduate student Nadia Ayala-Lopez presents her research on norepinephrine to the MSU Board of Trustees on April 17, 2015

New Paradigms for Solar Energy and Energy Efficiency

Friday, April 17, 2015

Richard Lunt, assistant professor, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, presents “New Paradigms for Solar Energy and Energy Efficiency: Molecular and Organic Excitonics Lab Overview,” to the MSU Board of…

Linton Hall at MSU in fall

MSU’s Recognizes Largest Class of NSF Fellows

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Nineteen National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellows from Michigan State University have been selected for 2015 – the largest class of fellows for MSU since the program began…

Regulating Photosynthesis Key to Increased Efficiency in Plants

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

A team of Michigan State University researchers has discovered a switch that regulates plant photosynthesis – the process that lets plants store solar energy and use it to…

Whiteboard equations

New Department Advances Computational Research, Education

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

A new academic department at Michigan State University will bring together researchers from a variety of disciplines and will serve to advance cutting-edge interdisciplinary science and the training…