Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

March 17, 2016
"GO GREEN!" NSF-funded research collaborations advance crop quality efforts
"GO GREEN!" NSF-funded research collaborations advance crop quality efforts
Tags: DellaPenna Lab News, Last Lab News, Takahashi 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
Tags: Kuhn Lab News
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.

Tags: Kuo Lab News
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.

Tags: Howe Lab News
February 23, 2016
Amy Ralston awaded Presidential Early Career Award
Amy Ralston awaded Presidential Early Career Award
Tags: Ralston Lab News
December 28, 2015
Endowed chairs lead to big ideas
Endowed chairs lead to big ideas
Tags: DellaPenna Lab News
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
April 16, 2015
NatSci faculty members honored as MSU Foundation Professors
NatSci faculty members honored as MSU Foundation Professors
Tags: DellaPenna Lab News, Benning Lab News
April 7, 2015
MSU awards four elite professorships to NatSci faculty members
MSU awards four elite professorships to NatSci faculty members
Tags: DellaPenna Lab News, Benning 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
November 25, 2014
NatSci faculty members named AAAS Fellows
NatSci faculty members named AAAS Fellows
Tags: Kroos Lab News
October 31, 2014
Identifying the source of stem cells
Identifying the source of stem cells
Tags: Ralston Lab News