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Where You Live can Affect Your Health

Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Rick Sadler

A new Michigan State University study is reinforcing the thought that where you live can affect your health. The study, now published in the journal Social Science & Medicine,…

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Neuroblastoma Researcher Investigates Promising New Treatment

Tuesday, July 24, 2018
Andrea Bachmann

The St. Baldrick’s Foundation, the largest private funder of childhood cancer research grants, has awarded a nearly $100,000 grant to support a Michigan State University scientist’s study of…

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Moving Skin Cancer Research Forward

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Michigan State University researchers are racing to the finish line in the fight against skin cancer. The MSU College of Human Medicine’s annual Gran Fondo cycling event in…

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Junk Food Around Schools Prevalent in Poorer, Urban Areas

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Rick Sadler

Schools in urban areas with high levels of socioeconomic distress are exposed to a disproportionate amount of junk food, according to a recent study co-authored by a Michigan…

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Professor Awarded Fellowship to Advance Public Health

Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Rick Sadler

Richard Sadler, an assistant professor of public health at Michigan State University, has been awarded a Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health fellowship. Sadler’s current research focus…

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Increasing Knowledge of Tropical Diseases in Malawi

Monday, June 18, 2018

Emerging infectious diseases such as the Zika virus and multi-drug resistant infections are reminders that infectious diseases are anything but historical footnotes. Although some infectious diseases have been…

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About 30 Percent of New Heroin Users Become Dependent in the First Year

Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Smoke Addition Drugs

It’s estimated that 300 to 520 people start using heroin each day in the United States. A new Michigan State University study now shows that about one-third of…

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Integrative Bioscience Researcher Joins MSU

Friday, June 1, 2018
Jeremy Prokop

Jeremy Prokop recently joined the Department of Pediatrics and Human Development as an assistant professor. Jeremy Prokop’s lab focuses on integrative biosciences for understanding genes and genetic variants,…

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Improving Communication Among Surgeons

Friday, June 1, 2018
Cheryl Anderson

Michigan State University researcher Cheryl Anderson has found a better way for veteran surgeons to provide feedback to their aspiring surgeon counterparts during their residencies. In a new…

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Bioinformatics Researcher Joins College of Human Medicine

Thursday, May 31, 2018
Bin Chen

Bin Chen recently joined the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology as an Assistant Professor. The goal of Dr. Bin Chen’s lab is to develop computational methods and tools…

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