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MSU Awarded NSF Grant For Science DMZ

Wednesday, September 16, 2020
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From addressing climate change to developing drug treatments, data is key to finding solutions to many global problems. Thanks to a National Science Foundation grant of nearly half…

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New Process To Identify Existing Drugs For Potential COVID-19 Treatments

Friday, April 10, 2020
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In late January, as the world watched the growing COVID-19 epidemic with increasing unease, a Michigan State University laboratory, which specializes in the use of artificial intelligence and…

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Optical Tweezers Help in Quest for Better Cancer Treatments

Tuesday, March 3, 2020
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Stem cells involved in replenishing human tissues and blood depend on an enzyme known as telomerase to continue working throughout our lives. When telomerase malfunctions, it can lead…

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New Bile Discovery Will Rewrite Textbooks

Wednesday, February 26, 2020
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Forget what you know about bile because that’s about to change, thanks to a new discovery made by Michigan State University and published in the current issue of…

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Lin Named a Cottrell Scholar

Wednesday, February 26, 2020
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Michigan State University high-energy particle theorist Huey-Wen Lin has been named a Research Corporation for Science Advancement, or RCSA, 2020 Cottrell Scholar. Lin, a jointly appointed assistant professor of high energy…

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New Website Stimulates Cancer Research Synergies at MSU

Friday, February 21, 2020
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Michigan State University has unveiled a new website highlighting the vast amount of cancer research being conducted throughout the university. The site, cancer.msu.edu, features the research of 95 faculty…

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Thinking Beyond the Box: MSU Leads in Packaging Science

Friday, February 7, 2020

When it comes to finding solutions for a better tomorrow, Michigan State University Spartans have been thinking beyond the box — and designing better boxes — for more…

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Attacking Cystic Fibrosis at its Roots

Tuesday, November 19, 2019
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Breakthroughs in cystic fibrosis are finally happening. While the latest CF headlines tout a new genetic treatment that targets its underlying cause, a major challenge still remains: How…

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MSU’s Liangliang Sun Earns NSF Early CAREER Award

Friday, October 4, 2019
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Michigan State University chemist Liangliang Sun has received a 5-year, $670,000 National Science Foundation (NSF) Early CAREER Award to develop a novel mass spectrometry-based analytical method to identify…

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NASA Recognizes MSU CGCEO Faculty with Grant Awards

Monday, September 23, 2019
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Faculty from the Michigan State University’s Center for Global Change and Earth Observations (CGCEO) recently secured funding from NASA’s Land-Cover/Land-Use Change (LCLUC) Program for four projects studying the…

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