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MSU Scientists One Million ‘Hops’ Closer to Ending a Disease Endemic in Cattle

Wednesday, March 17, 2021
A cow licking her calf in the field.

Many people have never heard of Brucellosis, but farmers and ranchers in the United States forced to cull animals that test positive for the disease and people infected…

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Monitoring Campus for the Novel Coronavirus

Sunday, March 14, 2021

Associate professor Jade Mitchell and doctoral student Ryan Julien play a critical role in analyzing public health implications and informing decision-making. As a risk assessment researcher, Jade Mitchell has analyzed…

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MSU Named Top 10 Agriculture and Forestry College in New Report

Wednesday, March 10, 2021
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Michigan State University is one of the top 10 agriculture colleges worldwide, according to the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Ranking by Subject report released in March. QS,…

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MSU Researchers Receive USDA Grant to Evaluate Blueberry Pest Management Strategies

Friday, February 19, 2021
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An MSU research team received a $325,000 grant to examine the effectiveness and cost of new blueberry pest management approaches. A team of researchers from Michigan State University…

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MSU’s Lenski Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Friday, February 12, 2021
Glass beakers with a black background.

During his ground-breaking E. coli Long-Term Evolution Project (LTEE), Michigan State University experimental evolutionary biologist Richard Lenski has witnessed the beginning and end of more than one lifetime—73,000 bacterial lifetimes and counting,…

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Reintroducing Arctic Grayling to Michigan Streams

Thursday, February 11, 2021
Foamy water on a beach

Through the Michigan Arctic Grayling Initiative, MSU researchers are teaming with nearly 50 partners to bring back the treasured fish species. Researchers in Michigan State University’s Department of Fisheries…

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Livestock Workers Face High MRSA Risk

Thursday, January 14, 2021
Piglets in a enclosure.

MSU researchers reveal surprisingly high risk levels, share precautions that work against MRSA — and COVID-19 For Michigan State University’s Felicia Wu, the surprise isn’t that people who…

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Wu Named Fellow Of The Society For Risk Analysis

Thursday, December 17, 2020

Felicia Wu, John A. Hannah Distinguished Professor in the Michigan State University (MSU) departments of Food Science and Human Nutrition, and Agriculture, Food and Resource Economics, has been named a…

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Plant Science In A New Light

Thursday, December 17, 2020
Researcher in a greenhouse with pink light

Michigan State’s research greenhouses are bringing in LED technology, an eye-catching, pink upgrade that saves energy and money. What do you get when you mix some green and…

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NASA Funds International Team Of MSU And African Institutions For Global Carbon Research

Tuesday, December 8, 2020
Forest in China

The NASA Land-Cover and Land-Use Change Program (LCLUC) has awarded $650,000 to a team of researchers from MSU and six African institutions for a project that will examine the role…

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