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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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MSU Will Use $5M NIH Grant to Connect Dots Between Pesticides and Parkinson’s

Thursday, February 28, 2019
Crop field for pesticides and Parkinson's

A Michigan State University researcher is hoping to make a connection between pesticides, olfactory impairment and early symptoms of neurodegenerative diseases among aging farmers. Honglei Chen, a professor…

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Gene Expression May Help Direct Targeted Cancer Treatment

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Graphic of genetic code

A Michigan State University breast cancer researcher has shown that effective treatment options can be predicted based on the way certain breast cancer genes act or express themselves….

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Era of Discovery Begins with Groundbreaking of New MSU Research Center

Thursday, June 18, 2015
Rendering MSU Research Center Grand Rapids

A new era of medical discovery began this morning, as ground was broken for the Michigan State University Grand Rapids Research Center. The $88.1 million, six-story, 162,800-square-foot facility…

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MSU Osteopathic Med Student Selected for NIH Scholar Program

Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Stethoscope on table

College of Osteopathic Medicine student Matthew Watson was selected to be a member of the National Institutes of Health Medical Research Scholars Program. Watson, a fourth year osteopathic…

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NIH: Interesting Times, Challenging Times – Sally Rockey

Monday, November 10, 2014

Sally Rockey Deputy Director for Extramural Research National Institutes of Health (NIH) Two separate sessions (Nov. 2013): NIH: Interesting Times, Challenging Times (funding trends, opportunities, structure of NIH, working…

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Nursing Professor Furthers Childhood Obesity Research Thanks to NIH Grant

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Mildred Horodynski, a professor in the College of Nursing, is continuing to expand her research efforts focused on healthy infant feeding and childhood obesity thanks to a more…

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