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Fishing For Answers To Life’s Mysteries

Monday, November 2, 2020
Close up veiw of a gar fishes mouth, showing its teeth. With a blue sky in the background.

Evolutionarily speaking, the spotted gar is a bit of an old soul. That’s why Ingo Braasch, a Michigan State University assistant professor in the Department of Integrative Biology, is…

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Rare Disease Gives Insight into Autism and Epilepsy

Thursday, December 19, 2019
A stethoscope on top of white fabric.

A new study published in Nature Communications on a rare genetic disease provides insights into autism, epilepsy and cognitive impairment. The disorder, tuberous sclerosis, causes benign tumors on…

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NIH Grant Supports Research on Fungal Pathogens

Monday, August 26, 2019
Under scope image of fungal pathogens

Michigan State University plant biologist Frances Trail is part of a team of three scientists to recently receive a National Institutes of Health, or NIH, Research Project Grant…

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Adolescents Are Under Reproductive Coercion

Thursday, August 8, 2019
Mom and Baby

Female adolescents are experiencing relationship abuse at alarming rates, according to a new Michigan State University study that specifically researched reproductive coercion – a form of abuse in…

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Magnetic Leadership and Stellar Coding: MSU’s Chelsea Harris Named Howes Scholar

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Chelsea Harris, a Michigan State University postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Physics and Astronomy, is the recipient of a 2019 Frederick A. Howes Scholar in Computational Science…

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