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May 23, 2016
Brandizzi Lab awarded an NSF grant for corn research
Brandizzi Lab awarded an NSF grant for corn research

The 3-year multi-institutional project will aim to study and improve how this important crop reacts to extreme environmental stressors such as heat, drought, or high salt content.

Tags: Brandizzi Lab, Awards, Plant resistance
May 17, 2016
Cheryl Kerfeld featured in MSU President's 2015 Report
Cheryl Kerfeld featured in MSU President's 2015 Report

The two-minute short is part of a series showcasing MSU's abilities in anticipating global challenges. Kerfeld's lab focuses on green energy sources and commodities through the bioengineering of microbes.

Tags: Kerfeld Lab, Outreach, Cyanobacteria, Green Energy
May 12, 2016
Undergraduate Research Forum - Part 3/3: Michael Das
Undergraduate Research Forum - Part 3/3: Michael Das

PRL undergraduates had a strong presence at the University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum that took place at the MSU Union on Friday, April 8. Part 3, the final article in this series, profiles Michael Das (Howe Lab).

Tags: Howe Lab, Plant resistance, Undergraduate, Outreach
May 10, 2016
David Kramer lands 2016 Kettering Award
David Kramer lands 2016 Kettering Award

Kramer is the recipient of the prestigious American Society of Plant Biologists 2016 Charles F. Kettering Award for his research into photosynthesis.

Tags: Kramer Lab, Awards, Photosynthesis
May 6, 2016
Undergraduate Research Forum - Part 2/3: Donna Liebelt
Undergraduate Research Forum - Part 2/3: Donna Liebelt

PRL undergraduates had a strong presence at the University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum that took place at the MSU Union on Friday, April 8, even taking away a first prize for a poster presentation. Part 2 of the series introduces Donna Liebelt from the Ducat Lab

Tags: Ducat Lab, Energy, Awards, Undergraduate, Outreach
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