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Why Do Ovarian Cancer Drugs Work for Some Patients but Not Others?

Thursday, May 9, 2019
Why do ovarian cancer drugs work for some patients but not others?

A new class of drugs called PARP inhibitors has successfully slowed the spread of ovarian cancer for some patients, but the treatments are less effective for many others….

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Answering the Call to Michigan’s Lack of Addiction Specialists

Friday, February 22, 2019
Opioid Crisis, addiction, michigan

The number of opioid-related deaths in Michigan has hit an all-time high, requiring the resources of the state’s three major research universities and one of its largest health…

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High Speed Internet could be Key for Medically Underserved Areas

Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Ethernet Cable

Michigan State University researchers suggest improved broadband high-speed internet access in rural areas could support better care for patients in medically underserved areas. In a recent position statement…

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MSU IQ Researcher Working Toward New Cancer Therapies

Thursday, September 27, 2018
Jens Schmidt

Jens Schmidt is a professor of OBGYN in MSU’s acclaimed College of Human Medicine, and he’s also a part of Chris Contag’s IQ team. IQ is the Institute…

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New MSU Foundation Professors Announced

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Foundation Professors

Michigan State University recently named five new MSU Foundation Professors, a designation given to outstanding faculty who demonstrate excellence in research and teaching, while enhancing the prominence of…

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Human Cell Biologist Joins MSU

Friday, May 25, 2018
Jens Schmidt

Jens Schmidt recently joined the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology within the College of Human Medicine as an assistant professor. He also holds a joint research…

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MSU Obstetrician Honored by March of Dimes

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
Lee Anne Roman

Lee Anne Roman, a College of Human Medicine professor of obstetrics, gynecology and reproductive biology, has been honored by the March of Dimes for her many years of…

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Obstetrics Expert Joins MSU

Wednesday, November 1, 2017
Sascha Drewlo

Sascha Drewlo recently joined MSU as associate professor in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology in the College of Human Medicine. His research focuses on the…

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Leader in Endometriosis Research Joins MSU

Friday, August 25, 2017
Stacey Missmer

Stacey Missmer has joined the College of Human Medicine in 2016 as a professor in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology. She is highly regarded for…

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Cows May Offer Clues to Improving Fertility in Women

Thursday, March 2, 2017
James Ireland, professor of animal science, poses in his office on Tuesday November 17, 2015.

A Michigan State University researcher has received a $1.65 million grant that looks to bring a better understanding about fertility treatments in women by studying the effect of…

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