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Big Data Helps Identify Better Way to Research Breast Cancer’s Spread

Big data helps identify better way to research breast cancer’s spread

Scientists are using a lot of genomic data to identify medical issues sooner in patients, but they’re also using it to assist their scientific counterparts in researching diseases…

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MSU received $247K U.S. Forest Service grant to develop tool for cross-laminated timber in commercial building construction

MSU Received $247K U.S. Forest Service Grant for Commercial Building Construction

Thursday, June 20, 2019

The Michigan State University Construction Management program in the School of Planning, Design, and Construction (SPDC) was selected by the U.S. Forest Service to develop a construction time…

New MSU agreement will exchange graduate students and research in Seoul

New MSU Agreement will Exchange Graduate Students and Research in Seoul

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

There was “exciting science” between Michigan State University and Chung-Ang University at the 20th anniversary of the Korea Tissue Engineering & Regenerative Medicine Conference in Seoul, Korea, in…

Improving LGBTQ+ lives through health care

Improving LGBTQ+ Lives Through Health Care

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

For many in the LGBTQ+ community, accessing healthcare services proves to be a challenge as many providers aren’t equipped to treat their needs. Deirdre Shires, assistant professor in…

Looking for Latinx in social studies: Santiago honored for research, mentorship

Looking for Latinx in Social Studies: Santiago Honored for Research, Mentorship

Monday, June 17, 2019

Maribel Santiago, assistant professor of teacher education, has been honored with two awards that acknowledge her career, research, and leadership. In May 2019, Santiago was awarded a National…

Overdose, suicide among leading reasons for deaths of new moms

Overdose, Suicide Among Leading Reasons for Deaths of New Moms

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Overdoses and suicides were among the most common reasons for mothers dying within a year of giving birth in California, according to a new study from Michigan State…

Understanding and improving LGBTQ+ health

Understanding and Improving LGBTQ+ Health

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

For many LGBTQ+ Americans, access to healthcare can be negatively impacted by their sexual minority or gender diverse identity. Hui Liu, professor of sociology in the College of…