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Study Addresses Health of Latinos in the United States

Monday, June 20, 2016

They are the fastest growing ethnic group in the United States, yet the health of Latinos has been rarely studied. While other ethnic groups, especially white Americans, have…

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Molecular Map Provides Clues to Zinc-Related Diseases

Monday, June 20, 2016
Jian Hu

Mapping the molecular structure where medicine goes to work is a crucial step toward drug discovery against deadly diseases. Researchers at Michigan State University have taken that critical…

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Butler Gets National Council of Teachers Award

Friday, June 17, 2016
Tamara Butler

Tamara Butler, Assistant Professor in the Department of English and African American and African Studies Program, was awarded the 2016 Promising Researcher Award from the National Council of…

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Undergrads Win Top Prize for ‘Faces of Flint’ Documentary

Friday, June 17, 2016
Maria Braganini and Kelley Waterfall

A documentary series capturing the life of Flint residents dealing with water contamination and research on the accessibility and nutrition of dry beans for human consumption have earned…

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Behavioral Economist, Academic Leader Named MSU Foundation Professor

Thursday, June 16, 2016
Rachel Croson

Former National Science Foundation Division Director and economist Rachel Croson has been awarded the designation of MSU Foundation Professor in the Michigan State University College of Social Science. She…

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Microbes to Power!

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Presentation by Gemma Reguera, associate professor of environmental microbiology, Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics and Department of Soil and Mircrobial Science, to the Michigan State University Board…

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Researchers Learn Reproductive Secrets of Destructive Bee Parasite

Wednesday, June 15, 2016
bee parasites

New insights into the reproductive secrets of one of the world’s tiniest and most destructive parasites – the Varroa mite – has scientists edging closer to regulating them….

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‘mHeart’ Monitor Could Help Patients Make Better Life Choices

Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Pang-Ning Tan

A collaboration between a physician at Sparrow Health System in Lansing and Michigan State University researchers will result in a new mobile app that will allow those at…

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Helping Co-Workers Can Wear You Out

Tuesday, June 14, 2016
Russell Johnson

Helping your co-workers too often can lead to mental and emotional exhaustion and hurt your job performance, a new study suggests. Reporting in the Journal of Applied Psychology,…

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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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