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Atomic-level defense secrets revealed
Atomic-level defense secrets revealed

Just as nations around the globe carefully guard their defense secrets, so do plants. New research, however, has revealed the molecular secrets of plants’ defense mechanisms at the atomic level.

NatSci graduate students receive Ford Foundation Fellowships

Two MSU College of Natural Science graduate students are recipients of prestigious 2015 Ford Foundation Fellowships.

Unlocking mints' secrets could advance medicine, spices, more
Unlocking mints' secrets could advance medicine, spices, more

Michigan State University's Robin Buell has netted a $5.1 million National Science Foundation grant to explore the diverse world of mints.

Fall Seminar Course on Biotechnology, Synthetic Biology and Metabolic Engineering
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