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New Insights Into Plant Cell Organelle and Molecule Movement

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Michigan State University scientists have identified a new protein, called TGNap1 (TGN associated protein 1), that they found at a poorly understood plant cell organelle, the Trans-Golgi Network…

Joan Rose

MSU, GVSU Join Forces to Address Water Challenges

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Michigan State University (MSU) and the Robert B. Annis Water Resources Institute (AWRI) of Grand Valley State University (GVSU) have formalized a partnership to collaborate on water-related issues. Leaders…

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Zombie Cells could be Key to Alzheimer’s Susceptibility

Friday, January 25, 2019

The National Institute on Aging has awarded a Michigan State University College of Human Medicine professor a nearly $3 million grant to study how aging increases the risk…

Thomas Holt

Putting Understudied Terrorists under a Microscope

Friday, January 25, 2019

Bombs exploding, hostages were taken and masked gunmen firing machine guns are all types of terrorist attacks we’ve seen. According to new Michigan State University research, it’s the…

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Cleft Palate Gene Mutations now Linked to Spina Bifida

Friday, January 25, 2019

Michigan State University and Children’s National Health System researchers are the first to link mutations in a gene known as “interferon regulatory factor 6,” or IRF6, which cause…

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Researchers Examine Future Challenges for Periodic Table

Thursday, January 24, 2019

During the last decade, six new superheavy elements were added the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements. Recently, the United Nations proclaimed 2019 as the International Year of the…