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FinnGen: An Example of a Large Public-Private Partnership

Sunday, November 11, 2018

Dr. Aarno Palotie visited Michigan State University on October 31, 2018, to provide an overview of the FinnGen research project. FinnGen aims to collect the genomic data of…

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Understanding Viruses for Improved Human Health

Thursday, November 8, 2018

In Kristin Parent’s world of studying viruses that infect bacteria, she knows if there’s a host, there’s also a virus that can infect it. What she and her…

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Organisms with Small Genomes, Cells Found Thriving in Hot Soils

Monday, November 5, 2018
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As our planet warms, what life will survive and thrive? If the coal fire-fueled soils around Centralia, Pennsylvania, are any indication, organisms with smaller genomes and cells may…

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MSU Campus Transforming into Advanced Mobility Ecosystem

Thursday, November 1, 2018
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Michigan State University is transforming its 5,200-acre campus into a live, connected ecosystem to drive mobility research and development to advance smart-vehicle technology and better understand the human…

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Scientists Find New Methods to Control Bacterial Factories for Biotech Aims

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
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Michigan State University scientists have announced a breakthrough in manipulating miniature factories, found in bacteria, that hold much promise in the biotech field. The factories, or bacterial microcompartments,…

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