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Kaminski Named Director for Center for Research on Ingredient Safety

Sunday, August 18, 2019
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Norbert Kaminski, Ph.D. to serve as director for the Center for Research on Ingredient Safety (CRIS) at Michigan State University (MSU). His appointment comes after successfully serving as…

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Exploring the Role of Cannabis in Treating Serious Disease

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Michigan State University researchers are exploring the role cannabis plays in improving brain health and treating diseases such as HIV/AIDS, Parkinson’s and Alzheimer’s. A pioneer in his field,…

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Critical State Transitions: Towards a Predictive Systems Toxicology

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Sudin Bhattacharya, assistant professor, Departments of Biomedical Engineering and Pharmacology and Toxicology, presents his research in computational toxicology on Feb. 8, 2018. Bhattacharya is also a member of…

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THC May Help HIV Patients Keep Mental Stamina Longer

Monday, December 11, 2017
Norbert Kaminski, director of the center for ntegrated toxicology, discusses his research on Thursday June 20, 2013.

A chemical found in marijuana, known as tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, has been found to potentially slow the process in which mental decline can occur in up to 50…

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NIH Grant to Study How Omega-3 Fatty Acid Stops Lupus

Thursday, June 1, 2017
James Pestka, Jack Harkema and Jenifer Fenton

Michigan State University scientists have received a $2.3 million, five-year National Institutes of Health grant to help uncover why an omega-3 fatty acid, known as DHA, is so…

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Public Skeptical of Research If Tied to a Company

Monday, May 8, 2017
John Besley, Aaron McCright, Kevin Elliot and Norbert Kaminski

When it comes to research warning us about the latest health risks or touting the latest cure, a new Michigan State University study indicates that many people won’t…

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Animal Models of Air Pollutant-Induced Non-Atopic Asthma and Rhinitis

Monday, March 27, 2017

Michigan State University’s Jack Harkema describes what he’s learned from monkeys, rats and mice pertaining to his research on air pollutant-induced asthma. Presented on March 27, 2017.

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Melatonin Boost a Key to Fighting Breast Cancer

Tuesday, August 23, 2016
David Arnosti

Melatonin, a hormone produced in the human brain, appears to suppress the growth of breast cancer tumors. Researchers at Michigan State University published this finding in the current…

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