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Ask the Expert: New COVID Strains and Double Masks

Friday, February 12, 2021
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After the CDC recommended the use of multiple masks to protect from the coronavirus, Peter Gulick, professor of medicine at the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine and infectious disease…

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How Community-Based Education Intersects with Research and Patient Care

Saturday, January 30, 2021
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MSU College of Osteopathic Medicine students are afforded several opportunities to interact with patients during their education. One such opportunity is the Medical Outreach Clinic of McLaren Macomb…

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Vector Platform Technology Used in COVID-19 Vaccine Candidate

Friday, January 8, 2021
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With the first COVID-19 vaccines beginning to be administered, many across the globe are eagerly watching and waiting, wondering when it will be their turn to receive a…

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Spartan Medical Research Journal Provides Opportunities for Scholarly Activity

Wednesday, December 30, 2020
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There’s no shortage of academic journals out there, but in 2016, the founders for the Spartan Medical Research Journal, or SMRJ, realized there wasn’t a centralized place where MSU…

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MSU Researchers Urge Action Now for the Eldercare Demands of the Future

Wednesday, December 16, 2020
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As aging population grows, demand for health care providers increases With an estimated 20% of America’s population to be 65 and older by 2030, Michigan State University researchers…

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Our Immune System And COVID-19

Wednesday, December 16, 2020
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One of the keys to combating COVID-19 and the flu is to understand how our immune system responds to different viruses. Yasser Aldhamen, assistant professor, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics,…

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Team To Develop Risk Assessment Tool For Children Exposed To HIV

Wednesday, October 28, 2020
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Michigan State researchers are developing a risk assessment tool to make sure children who have been exposed to HIV are living their best lives. Because children exposed to…

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MSU Researcher Looks For Specific Causes Of Neuropathy In African Patients

Sunday, October 18, 2020
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For approximately a third of individuals worldwide diagnosed with Distal Symmetric Polyneuropathy, or DSP, there isn’t one specific cause for the disorder. Michigan State University College of Osteopathic…

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New Motion Capture Screening Technology Could Slow Progression Of Arthritis

Wednesday, July 29, 2020
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Most people don’t think about their thumbs very often. But for people living with advancing arthritis, the simplest thumb movements—from grasping a cup to sending a text message—can…

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Expanded Partnership to Eliminate Disparities in Health Care

Tuesday, June 9, 2020
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Henry Ford Health System and Michigan State University have announced the two organizations signed a letter of intent to significantly expand their long-term partnership, a unique primary affiliation…

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