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Testing A New Way To Tackle Cancer

Friday, April 2, 2021
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Michigan State University, Spectrum Health and Lansing-based company Niowave have teamed up to develop a new strategy to fight cancer A potential new weapon against cancer is entering…

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Ph.D. Student has a Passion for Science and Storytelling

Thursday, February 25, 2021
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Chelsie Boodoo is a graduate student who is majoring in biomedical engineering. She is interested in biosecurity and shares a passion for mixing science and storytelling. She was…

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Reid Bush is Among Medical and Biological Engineering Elite

Tuesday, February 23, 2021
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Tamara Reid Bush of Michigan State University has been elected a Fellow of the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE), joining the top 2 percent of…

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Bhattacharya Receives $2.35M NIH Grant To Study Impacts of Toxins On Gene Activation

Friday, August 14, 2020
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Michigan State University has landed a $2.35 million National Institutes for Health R01 grant to investigate the effect of environmental pollutants and toxins on activation of genes that…

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Riggins Receives NIH Blueprint D-Span Award

Tuesday, June 30, 2020
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Biomedical Engineering PhD candidate Ti’Air Riggins has been awarded the NIH Blueprint Diversity Specialized Predoctoral to Postdoctoral Advancement in Neuroscience Award (F99/K00). This award supports graduate students from diverse…

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Purcell Earns NSF CAREER Award to Improve Performance of Brain Implants

Wednesday, February 5, 2020
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A biomedical engineer at Michigan State University will use a National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award to improve the biocompatibility and performance of brain implants….

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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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Local and Systemic Immunomodulation for Regenerative Medicine

Monday, March 27, 2017

University of Michigan’s Lonnie Shea reveals the work he’s done pertaining to regenerative medicine and his research in developing technologies for cell based therapies. Presented on March 27,…

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