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NIH Grant to Study How Omega-3 Fatty Acid Stops Lupus

Thursday, June 1, 2017
James Pestka, Jack Harkema and Jenifer Fenton

Michigan State University scientists have received a $2.3 million, five-year National Institutes of Health grant to help uncover why an omega-3 fatty acid, known as DHA, is so…

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Public Skeptical of Research If Tied to a Company

Monday, May 8, 2017
John Besley, Aaron McCright, Kevin Elliot and Norbert Kaminski

When it comes to research warning us about the latest health risks or touting the latest cure, a new Michigan State University study indicates that many people won’t…

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Animal Models of Air Pollutant-Induced Non-Atopic Asthma and Rhinitis

Monday, March 27, 2017

Michigan State University’s Jack Harkema describes what he’s learned from monkeys, rats and mice pertaining to his research on air pollutant-induced asthma. Presented on March 27, 2017.

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Melatonin Boost a Key to Fighting Breast Cancer

Tuesday, August 23, 2016
David Arnosti

Melatonin, a hormone produced in the human brain, appears to suppress the growth of breast cancer tumors. Researchers at Michigan State University published this finding in the current…

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New Director Named for MSU Ingredient Safety Center

Monday, July 27, 2015
man with MSU logo

Michael P. Holsapple has been named director of the Center for Research on Ingredient Safety (CRIS) at Michigan State University. CRIS is an independent, academic, science-based center within…

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