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MSU’s Childs Named Director of Genomics Core of RTSF

Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Kevin Childs

Kevin Childs, assistant professor in the Department of Plant Biology, was appointed director of the Research Technology Support Facility (RTSF) Genomics Core at MSU in April. Childs’ current…

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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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Leader in Endometriosis Research Joins MSU

Friday, August 25, 2017
Stacey Missmer

Stacey Missmer has joined the College of Human Medicine in 2016 as a professor in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology. She is highly regarded for…

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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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Epidemiology and Data Specialist Joins Public Health Team

Sunday, August 20, 2017
Vicki Johnson-Lawrence

Vicki Johnson-Lawrence recently joined Michigan State University as an assistant professor in the College of Human Medicine. Johnson-Lawrence, recruited as part of the university’s Global Impact Initiative, is…

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MSU Researchers Study Plants’ Growth/Defense Switch

Monday, July 10, 2017
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A year ago, the lab of Gregg Howe, a Michigan State University Foundation Professor and AgBioResearch scientist, developed a plant that upended a common misconception that plants can…

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Research Offers New Clues to Rare Genetic Disease

Monday, July 3, 2017
Jeff MacKeigan

Tuberous sclerosis complex, or TSC, is considered a rare genetic disease, yet for the estimated 50,000 patients in the United States and almost 2 million individuals worldwide, dealing…

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