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Mass Spec/Proteomics Researcher Joins MSU

Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Liangliang Sun

Liangliang Sun recently joined MSU as an assistant professor in the Department of Chemistry. The focus of his research is on the development of highly sensitive, high throughput…

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Applied and Computational Topology Researcher Joins MSU

Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Elizabeth Munch

Elizabeth Munch was recently appointed as an assistant professor in the Department of Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering and in the Department of Mathematics. Munch’s current appointment is…

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Bioinformatics Scientist Joins MSU

Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Jianrong Wang

Jianrong Wang recently joined MSU as an assistant professor in the Department of Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering. His interdisciplinary research is in the fields of bioinformatics, machine learning,…

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High-Performance Supercomputing Scientist Joins MSU

Wednesday, August 30, 2017
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Huey-Wen Lin recently joined MSU as an assistant professor with joint appointments in the Departments of Physics and Astronomy and Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering She has an…

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MSU Scientists Tracking Evolution of Specialized Plant Molecule

Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Robert Last

Michigan State University’s Robert Last studies tomatoes. Specifically, he researches their hair, or trichomes. His most recent study focused on a single type of molecule in trichomes –…

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MSU Collaboration with Nigerian Doctor Impacts Infant Mortality

Wednesday, August 23, 2017
A student in Manning's lab is working on testing the molecular epidemiology of GBS collected from mothers and their newborn babies at multiple hospitals in Nigeria.

A doctor in Nigeria and a professor at Michigan State University have teamed up to reduce infant mortality in the African nation. In the U.S., September is National…

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Theoretical Particle Physicist Joins MSU

Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Alexei Bazavov

Alexei Bazavov recently joined MSU as an assistant professor with joint appointments in the Departments of Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering, and Physics and Astronomy. Bazavov is a…

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Earth Sciences Group Taps MSU’s Dorfman for National Lecture Series

Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Susannah Dorfman

Susannah Dorfman, MSU geoscientist, has been named a Consortium for Materials Properties Research in Earth Sciences (COMPRES) Distinguished Lecturer for the 2017/18 academic year. Established in 2008, the…

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MSU Researcher Finds Bees’ Enemy Has Genetic Weakness

Monday, August 14, 2017
Varroa mites on bees

Seemingly indestructible Varroa mites have decimated honeybee populations and are a primary cause of colony collapse disorder, or CCD. Michigan State University scientists have found genetic holes in…

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Puzzling Pockets of Rock Deep in Earth’s Mantle

Wednesday, August 2, 2017
diagram of Earth's core

Michigan State University and Arizona State University geoscientists have used computer modeling to find an explanation for how pockets of mushy rock have accumulated at the boundary between…

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