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MSU Researchers Receive Grant to Study Blood Clots

Friday, February 6, 2015
two legs, one swollen

Two Michigan State Univeristy researchers in the Department of Osteopathic Medical Specialties have received a nearly $40,000 grant from the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation to…

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First-Ever View of TSPO Protein Structure

Thursday, January 29, 2015
Human image with TSPO protein

When new medicines are invented, the drug may hit the intended target and nullify the symptoms, but nailing a bull’s eye – one that produces zero side effects…

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Cholesterol ‘crystals’ studied for role in heart attack, stroke

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Thanks to the work of George S. Abela, MD, MSc, MBA, professor at Michigan State University, and his colleagues, there are new advances in the war against heart…

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Chris Adami: Finding Life We Can’t Imagine

Friday, December 19, 2014

How do we search for alien life if it’s nothing like the life that we know? At TEDxUIUC Christoph Adami shows how he uses his research into artificial…

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A Poisonous Cure

Friday, December 12, 2014

Take two poisonous mushrooms and call me in the morning. While no doctor would ever write this prescription, toxic fungi may hold the secrets to tackling deadly diseases….

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Scientists Can Boost Healthy Cells During Chemotherapy

Friday, December 12, 2014

It’s well known that chemotherapy helps fight cancer. It’s also known that it wreaks havoc on normal, healthy cells. Michigan State University scientists are closer to discovering a…

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Psychologist Klump Awarded MSU Foundation Professorship

Thursday, December 11, 2014
Professor Kelly Klump

Michigan State University (MSU) professor of psychology Kelly Klump has been named an MSU Foundation Professor. The title is bestowed by MSU, with support from the MSU Foundation….

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Triple Play: Three MSU Colleges Join Forces to Push Limits of Research

Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Beaumont Tower at MSU

When it comes to advancing scientific research, two, or in this case, three, heads are much better than one. Three Michigan State University colleges – communication arts and…

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$1.2 Million Nursing Grant Helps Older Adults Stay Home for Care

Monday, November 3, 2014
Bott Building home of College of Nursing

The College of Nursing has been awarded a $600,000, three-year grant from the Rita & Alex Hillman Foundation through its Innovations in Care program. In addition, the state…

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Kinesiology Ramps Up Research on the Brain-Body Connection

Saturday, November 1, 2014
Young man with electrodes study on head

Note:  The following is a feature story from the College of Education’s New Educator Magazine. Five case studies are available. There have been many changes in the Department…

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