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Phil Robertson

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November 24, 2015

This year, four Michigan State University scientists were named AAAS Fellows by the American Association for the Advancement of Science....

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November 10, 2015

John Ralph PhD’82 talks with the easy, garrulous rhythms of his native New Zealand, and often seems amiably close to...

David Ryder

Research Spotlight

October 30, 2015

David Ryder recently shared with us his thoughts about serving as scientific advisor to GLBRC, the past eight years of...

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October 29, 2015

While scientists learn more with each passing study about the way the invisible lives of fungi, bacteria, viruses and other...

John Greenler

Research Spotlight

October 28, 2015

As a boy, wet and muddy to the knees, John Greenler did his share of up-ending rocks in streambeds to...

Federica Brandizzi

Research Spotlight

October 23, 2015

We tend to assume that all botanists have green thumbs. But friends and colleagues stopped giving Federica Brandizzi plants long...

Tina Nielsen

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October 20, 2015

With a personal and professional résumé of titles such as student, teacher, geoscientist, college faculty member, mother and wife, Tina...

Federica Brandizzi

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October 02, 2015

Michigan State University, with support from the MSU Foundation, honored three College of Natural Science faculty members with the designation...

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September 18, 2015

MBI today announced its innovative biomass pretreatment patent (patent no. 9,102,964) has been issued by the USPTO. The granting of...

Chemistry Awards

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September 01, 2015

The American Chemical Society (ACS) has honored three UW-Madison professors with prestigious awards for excellence in research.

Nicholas Abbott, John...

Christoph Benning

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July 24, 2015

EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Christoph Benning, Michigan State University professor of biochemistry and molecular biology, will become the director of...

Dennis Pennington

Research Spotlight

July 16, 2015

Sorghum is a C4 grass that has potential as an annual biofuel crop. Sorghum has typically been planted in Michigan...