Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

March 31, 2016
David M. Kramer is the recipient of the prestigious American Society of Plant Biologists 2016 Charles F. Kettering Award.
David M. Kramer is the recipient of the prestigious American Society of Plant Biologists 2016 Charles F. Kettering Award.
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March 24, 2016
Brad Pitt's and fruit flies' cowlicks controlled by cancer protein
Brad Pitt's and fruit flies' cowlicks controlled by cancer protein

Dr. Sandhya Payankaulam in the Arnosti lab.

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March 18, 2016
Lessons from the mouse embryo
Lessons from the mouse embryo
Tags: Ralston Lab News
March 17, 2016
MSU discovers a new kind of stem cell
MSU discovers a new kind of stem cell
Tags: Ralston Lab News
March 17, 2016
Rising stars: MSU assistant professors doing stellar research
Rising stars: MSU assistant professors doing stellar research
Tags: Parent Lab News, Hu Lab News
March 15, 2016
Students create 3-D protein models
Students create 3-D protein models
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February 26, 2016
Dr. Min-Hao Kuo shows cells with higher fat content outlive lean cells
Dr. Min-Hao Kuo shows cells with higher fat content outlive lean cells

These results support the phenomenon known as the “obesity paradox”  - the concept that shows overweight people have the lowest all-cause mortality rates while fit people have mortality rates comparable to those categorized as slightly obese.

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February 26, 2016
Plant Scientist Gregg Howe Named MSU Foundation Professor
Plant Scientist Gregg Howe Named MSU Foundation Professor

Howe, a professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and a researcher in the MSU-Department of Energy Plant Research Laboratory, studies how plants defend themselves in response to insects and other environmental stresses.

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February 23, 2016
Amy Ralston awaded Presidential Early Career Award
Amy Ralston awaded Presidential Early Career Award
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December 28, 2015
Endowed chairs lead to big ideas
Endowed chairs lead to big ideas
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October 15, 2015
NatSci scientist receives grant to kick-start her research
NatSci scientist receives grant to kick-start her research
Tags: Parent Lab News
August 24, 2015
Batting practice in the genome
Batting practice in the genome
Tags: Arnosti Lab News
January 29, 2015
First-ever view of protein structure may lead to better anxiety drugs
First-ever view of protein structure may lead to better anxiety drugs
Tags: Ferguson-Miller Lab News
October 31, 2014
Identifying the source of stem cells
Identifying the source of stem cells
Tags: Ralston Lab News