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Development of a Canine Model of SCID

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Katheryn Meek, Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, presents research related to Development of a Canine Model of SCID for the Interdisciplinary Forum on January 21, 2016. More…

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Meeting Future Demands for Food and Energy

Friday, December 18, 2015

University Distinguished Professor Mike Thomashow, MSU-DOE Plant Research Lab, and Department of Plant, Soil and Microbial Sciences and Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, presents to the MSU Board…

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$4.15M Grant to Study How Diet, Sunscreen Increases Breast Cancer Risk

Friday, October 9, 2015

Two Michigan State University researchers have been awarded a five-year, $4.15 million grant to examine how a high-fat diet interacts with a common chemical found in sunscreen and…

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Five Bioeconomy Projects Get Commercialization Funding

Monday, September 21, 2015
field of corn and soybean

Thanks to funding from the Michigan Strategic Fund, plus matching funds from Michigan State University (MSU), several bio-based MSU research projects have been fast-tracked for commercial development. MSU received the…

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Nonprotein Found Essential to Several Enzymes

Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Colorful beakers in lab setting

While examining the chemical reactions of bacterial cells in a lab at Michigan State University, researchers discovered a link between the field of inorganic chemistry and that of the…

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Sheng-Yang He Elected to National Academy of Sciences

Monday, May 4, 2015
Sheng-Yang He standing in greenhouse

A professor at Michigan State University and a leading plant scientist has been elected to the National Academy of Sciences. Sheng-Yang He, a University Distinguished Professor in the…

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MSU Entomologist Studies Insecticide at Molecular Level

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Edward A. (“Ned”) Walker, professor of microbiology and molecular genetics, is a medical entomologist who has dedicated his life to understanding and eradicating malaria and other mosquito-borne illnesses….

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