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The Source of Stem Cells Points to Two Proteins

Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Stem Cells

Mammalian embryos are unlike those of any other organism as they must grow within the mother’s body. While other animal embryos grow outside the mother, their embryonic cells…

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Anil Jain Earns Distinguished Fellowship

Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Anil Jain

Anil Jain, Michigan State University computer science and engineering professor, has been named a Fellow of The World Academy of Sciences, or TWAS, for a lifetime of perspectives…

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MSU Initiative Awarded for Raising Environmental Awareness

Friday, December 7, 2018
CAL Mapping

An initiative aimed at raising environmental awareness and engagement in Monroe, Michigan, born out of a collaboration with Michigan State University’s College of Arts and Letters, is now…

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7 MSU Ag-Bio Researchers Among Most Highly Sited

Friday, December 7, 2018
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Seven Michigan State University researchers have been recognized in the Highly Cited Researchers List, an annual compilation of the global leaders in scientific influence by Clarivate Analytics. The…

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MSU Engineering Celebrates 25 years of Design Day

Friday, December 7, 2018
Engineering Building

The Michigan State University College of Engineering celebrated a quarter-century of student creativity and innovation on Dec. 7, during 25 Years of Design Day– an event that has become…

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Hunting for Rare Isotopes

Friday, December 7, 2018
Isotopes

Artemis Spyrou, MSU associate professor of nuclear physics, wrote this piece for The Conversation, an independent collaboration between editors and academics that provides informed news analysis and commentary…

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MSU Professor Honored for Advances in Math, Mentoring Students

Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Chalk Board with Math

Efstratia, or Effie, Kalfagianni, Michigan State University professor of mathematics, was named a fellow of the American Mathematical Society, or AMS, for 2019. Established in 1888, the AMS…

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Grant Expands Policy Education

Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Berkey Hall

Michigan State University’s Institute for Public Policy and Social Research, or IPPSR, will expand its role as a hub for critical policy leadership, education and learning with a…

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Fasting For Lab Tests Isn’t Good for Patients with Diabetes

Friday, November 30, 2018
Photo of test tubes being filled

Fasting before getting your blood drawn for cholesterol tests is common practice, but new research from Michigan State University shows it is a contributing factor of low blood…

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FRIB Hosts Free Public Talk and Piano Recital Featuring Harvard Professor Noam Elkies

Friday, November 30, 2018
Elkies teaching piano

The community is invited to two free upcoming events at FRIB featuring Harvard University Professor of Mathematics Noam Elkies. First, a public talk on “Canonical Forms: A Mathematician’s…

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