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MSU Research Lends Insight as More Farms Worldwide Adopt Precision Agriculture Practices

Friday, August 30, 2019
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MSU Researcher Lends Insight as More and More Farms Worldwide Adopt Precision Practices. Marc Hasenick isn’t interested in labels. He’s not concerned with being called “innovative” or “progressive.”…

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Using Game Technology To Treat Cognitively Impaired Children In Africa

Wednesday, August 28, 2019
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Using a game designed for sub-Saharan Africa, Michigan State University researchers are rehabilitating children who suffer from cognitive impairment after surviving life-threatening diseases such as malaria and HIV….

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Hospitality Business Associate Professor Takes On International Leadership Role

Tuesday, August 27, 2019
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Jeff Beck, associate professor in The School of Hospitality Business, was recently named International Council on Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Education’s 73rd president. “I will be representing The School…

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Could Marriage Stave Off Dementia?

Tuesday, August 27, 2019
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Dementia and marital status could be linked, according to a new Michigan State University study that found married people are less likely to experience dementia as they age….

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10-Cent Tuberculosis Test Allows For Earlier Treatment

Tuesday, August 27, 2019
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News of a cure for the deadliest strain of tuberculosis is making headlines around the world. However, before treatment can begin, TB must first be diagnosed. Early detection has been…

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Sun Selected as an Emerging Investigator

Monday, August 26, 2019
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Professor Liangliang Sun and his research group have made important progress in developing novel mass spectrometry-based analytical tools with extremely high sensitivity and high capacity for comprehensive characterization…

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NIH Grant Supports Research on Fungal Pathogens

Monday, August 26, 2019
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Michigan State University plant biologist Frances Trail is part of a team of three scientists to recently receive a National Institutes of Health, or NIH, Research Project Grant…

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NIH Grant Funds Study to Improve Detroit’s Health Through Nature

Monday, August 26, 2019
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Faculty from Michigan State University received a $3.3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health for an experiment to improve the health of Detroit’s residents by cultivating…

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MSU Leads $2 Million Grant on Outdoor Science Learning

Friday, August 23, 2019
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New research from Michigan State University will develop methods to show teachers how learning science can be situated outside of the classroom. Gail Richmond, a professor in the…

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MSU Affiliates Elected to Board of U.S. Society for Ecological Economics

Wednesday, August 21, 2019
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Michigan State University faculty members and students from the Department of Community Sustainability and the Department of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics have been elected to the United…

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