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Jose Teixeira

Enlarged Prostate Later in Life Could Start in Fetal Development

Monday, March 13, 2017

New research from Michigan State University indicates that embryonic tissue, key to the development of a baby’s gender, could contribute to an enlarged prostate, or BPH, in men…

Luminescent silicon nanocrystals on various substrates, taken during the MSU Science Festival in 2016.

MSU’s Anthony Gets NSF Early Career Award

Monday, March 13, 2017

Rebecca Anthony, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering in Michigan State University’s College of Engineering, has been awarded a five-year, $500,000 National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development…

Black hole

Star Discovered in Closest Known Orbit Around Black Hole

Monday, March 13, 2017

Astronomers have found evidence for a star that whips around a black hole about twice an hour. This may be the tightest orbital dance ever witnessed for a…

Report to Help School Administrators Find Best Programs to Adopt

Thursday, March 9, 2017

It’s no secret the state of education in America is the subject of intense scrutiny. Partisan and non-partisan groups alike are at the ready to weigh in on…

concussion headband sensor

New Concussion Sensor Now Available to Athletes

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Two Michigan State University chemists are bringing their impact sensors to market. The effective, yet inexpensive, headband sensors can be worn by athletes in a variety of sports…

Hongbing Wang

MSU Researchers Find Target for Reducing Autism Symptoms

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Fragile X syndrome is the most common cause of autism. Even though the single gene that’s responsible for it was discovered in 1991, and the disease is detected…