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MSU Doctor to Use $8.5M Grant to Fight Malaria in Malawi

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Terrie Taylor with patients

Continuing her crusade against malaria, Terrie E. Taylor is once again on the hunt to find out why this deadly disease is still going strong in the African…

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NIH Awards MSU Researcher $8.4M to Develop First Malaria Treatments

Thursday, January 26, 2017
Terrie Taylor with patients

While the world waits for a vaccine against the ancient disease malaria, Terrie E. Taylor is working to save the lives of children who are currently afflicted by…

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Taylor Receives Ben Kean Award for Tropical Medicine

Tuesday, January 3, 2017
Atlanta, GA . November 13, 2016. ASTMH meeting in Atlanta . Photo by Michael A. Schwarz

Terrie Taylor, internationally recognized malaria expert in the College of Osteopathic Medicine at Michigan State University, was recently awarded the Ben Kean Medal by the American Society of…

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Improving Grain Legume Production with New Ag Technology

Thursday, August 4, 2016
David Kramer

David Kramer, Michigan State University (MSU) Hannah Distinguished Professor in Photosynthesis and Bioenergetics and colleague Kelvin Kamfwa at the University of Zambia have teamed up in a three-year…

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Doctoral Student Awarded USAID Fellowship to Study in Malawi

Monday, June 13, 2016
Silberg Malawi

Timothy Silberg, doctoral student in the Department of Community Sustainability (CSUS), was selected for a 2016 Graduate Research Fellowship Grant through the U.S. Borlaug Fellows in Global Food…

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Dr. Terrie Taylor Battles Malaria

Wednesday, April 1, 2015
Terrie Taylor with patients

Terrie Taylor’s battle against malaria, which she refers to as the “Voldemort of parasites,” has been waged since 1986. An internationally recognized scientist and physician, Terrie spends six…

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MSU Research History: Cause of Cerebral Malaria Fatalities

Thursday, March 19, 2015

2015 – Terrie Taylor, University Distinguished Professor, Tropical Medicine, Department of Osteopathic Medical Specialties, and her team publish their discovery about what causes children to die of cerebral malaria….

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Discovery Will Lead to Life Saving Treatments for Pediatric Malaria

Thursday, March 19, 2015
Child in crib being treated for malaria

Child Health Day, Oct. 5, 2015   Malaria kills a child every minute. While medical researchers have successfully developed effective drugs to kill the malaria parasite, efforts to…

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