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Black Women Contend With Superwoman Persona

Monday, September 30, 2019
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Black women in America often feel pressured to act like Superwoman to cope with the stress of race- and gender-based discrimination in their daily lives, which can have…

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Gallant Using NSF Grant to Explore Variation in Electric Fish Shock Duration

Monday, September 30, 2019

The electric pulses emitted by electric fish can be quite variable in their duration: and as it turns out the reason can be quite “shocking.” Jason Gallant, assistant professor…

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MSU Scientists Testing a Faster Way to Detect Chronic Wasting Disease

Monday, September 30, 2019
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Michigan State University and Michigan Department of Natural Resources scientists are testing a faster, more accurate way to screen and diagnose chronic wasting disease, or CWD, in deer….

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Study Suggests French Ban On Food Additive May Be Premature

Friday, September 27, 2019
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Michigan State University and University of Nebraska Medical Center researchers are refuting an earlier French government-funded study that claims titanium dioxide, a common food additive used worldwide, causes…

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MSU Researchers Lead Team that Observes Exotic Radioactive Decay Process

Thursday, September 26, 2019
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Researchers from the National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory (NSCL) at Michigan State University (MSU) and TRIUMF (Canada’s national particle accelerator) have observed a rare nuclear decay. Namely, the team…

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MSU Faculty Named ASPET Fellows

Thursday, September 26, 2019
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Three people with ties to Michigan State University and the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology have been named to the 2019 inaugural class of Fellows of the American Society of…

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‘Red State Blues’ Reveals How Political Parties Haven’t Changed Policies

Wednesday, September 25, 2019
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The political divide between Democrats and Republicans seems to be the most contentious in recent years but in his latest book, “Red State Blues,” Michigan State University political…

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$1.2M NIH Grant Puts Health in the Hands of Students, Community

Wednesday, September 25, 2019
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What controls your health? It’s a complicated question, but middle schoolers in the City of Flint and Genesee county area are able to answer that question, and more,…

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Nanotechnology Improves Chemotherapy Delivery

Wednesday, September 25, 2019
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Michigan State University scientists have invented a new way to monitor chemotherapy concentrations, which is more effective in keeping patients’ treatments within the crucial therapeutic window. With new…

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MSU Conservation and Business Researchers Partner To Disrupt Wildlife Trafficking

Tuesday, September 24, 2019
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Faculty from Michigan State University will join forces and combine wildlife trafficking and supply chain management expertise to reduce global crime with far-reaching impacts. The team will combine…

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