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Fishing For Answers To Life’s Mysteries

Monday, November 2, 2020
Close up veiw of a gar fishes mouth, showing its teeth. With a blue sky in the background.

Evolutionarily speaking, the spotted gar is a bit of an old soul. That’s why Ingo Braasch, a Michigan State University assistant professor in the Department of Integrative Biology, is…

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Exploring the Possibilities of Stem Cell Treatments in Humans and Animals

Friday, February 1, 2019
Yuan Wang

Yuan Wang, an assistant professor in the MSU Department of Animal Science, believes stem cells may hold the answer to some of medicine’s biggest questions. Stem cells are…

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Art – Medicine: A Symbiotic Relationship

Friday, March 30, 2018

Elahe Crockett, program director of REPID Program, resented at the Humanities and the Health Sciences Interdisciplinary Forum on March 30, 2018. Interdisciplinary and interprofessional work between the artists, social…

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Cholesterol Crystals: Sure Sign Heart Attack May Loom

Friday, August 18, 2017
George Abela

A new Michigan State University study on 240 emergency room patients shows just how much of a role a person’s cholesterol plays, when in a crystallized state, during…

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Diabetes Detected by a …Dentist?

Monday, May 23, 2016
Close up of a dental calculus removing

A Michigan State University diabetes expert and a local dentist have teamed up to create a screening tool that dental offices can offer patients to determine their risk…

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Could Daylight Savings Time Be a Risk to Diabetics?

Thursday, October 30, 2014
insulin pump

Many have now turned back their alarm clocks as part of the twice-annual ritual of daylight saving time. That means those who remembered got an extra hour of…

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