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High Pesticide Exposure Among Farmers Linked to Poor Sense of Smell Later

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A Michigan State University study is the first to show an association between unusually high pesticide exposure and poor sense of smell among aging farmers. The research examined…

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New Exhibition Addresses Environmental Issues, Sustainability, Water and Land rights

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

The lineage of thinking around the interconnectivity and complexity of whole Earth systems form the basis for artist Oscar Tuazon’s current conceptual and material research. His forthcoming exhibition…

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Ornithologist Named Editor of Prestigious Journal

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Catherine Lindell, Michigan State University ornithologist, was named the 15th editor in chief of The Condor: Ornithological Applications, one of two peer-reviewed journals published by the American Ornithological Society, or…

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Singh Named Visiting Fellow at Oxford University

Monday, January 14, 2019

Professor of English Jyotsna Singh, Professor of Renaissance Literature in the Department of English, has been elected Visiting Fellow at Oxford University – St. Catherine’s College. She will…

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FRIB Invites Public to Saturday Morning Physics Talks

Monday, January 14, 2019

The Facility for Rare Isotope Beams (FRIB) at MSU is hosting four speakers for the first season of FRIB Saturday Morning Physics, a new part of the Advanced…

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Professor Earns USDA NIFA Grant to Research Consumer Acceptance of Gene-Edited Food

Monday, January 14, 2019

Vincenzina Caputo has been awarded a three year, $498,476 grant to study consumer choice behavior and demand for gene-edited foods using a neuro-economics approach. The grant comes from…

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Gene Therapy Could Eliminate Drug Side Effect in Parkinson’s Patients

Friday, January 11, 2019

A Michigan State University researcher has received a $2.8 million federal grant to develop a gene therapy that could reduce and possibly eliminate a frustrating side effect of…