Renee Reijo Pera's lab in the Molecular Bioscience facility.
MSU and Stanford study: Ancient viral molecules essential for human development
November 24, 2015
Top stem cell scientists at Montana State University and Stanford University have shown that certain noncoding RNA molecules, which are genetic remnants of an ancient virus, play a critical role in balancing decisions in early human development. Read more...
MSU professor Bern Kohler
MSU chemistry professor named fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
November 24, 2015
Bern Kohler, a Montana State University professor who is known for his groundbreaking research as well as his dedication to students, has been elected a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Read more...
Montanan who became ambassador to Russia to receive MSU honorary doctorate
November 23, 2015
Michael McFaul will receive an honorary doctorate degree from MSU during fall commencement on Saturday, Dec. 12.  Read more...
Robertson Glacier.
MSU professors study chemical process that sustains microbial life under glaciers
November 23, 2015
Research by MSU professors and others appearing in Nature Geoscience has found that the grinding action of glaciers and ice sheets against silicate rocks, when combined with water, releases enough hydrogen gas to sustain methanogenic archaea. Read more...
Free mental health wellness fair set Dec. 3 at MSU
November 23, 2015
A free mental health wellness fair will be held Dec. 3 at both MSU’s Alumni Legacy Lounge and Danforth Chapel. Read more...
MSU Extension invites public to hear nationally recognized climate science experts during Dec. 8-10 conference
November 23, 2015
The public is invited to attend keynote addresses by Bob Inglis, former U.S. Representative from South Carolina, and Michael Mann, distinguished professor of meteorology and director of the Earth System Science Center at Pennsylvania State. Read more...
Can the Griz.
Record amount of food donated to Gallatin Valley Food Bank through ‘Can the Griz’
November 23, 2015
This year, MSU and the Bozeman community donated 194,750 pounds of food plus $65,523 to the Gallatin Valley Food Bank. The donations will help the food bank provide food to families in the community for several months. Read more...
Pilar Manrique
Free lecture on health impact of viruses on human gut bacteria set for Dec. 1 at MSU
November 18, 2015
An MSU doctorate student in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology and recipient of a 2014 Kopriva Graduate Fellowship will lecture on the health impact of viruses that infect bacteria found in the human gut. Read more...
Can the Griz.
Can the Griz food drive concludes Nov. 21, with more donations needed
November 18, 2015
With just a few days remaining in the Can the Griz food drive, organizers say more donations are needed to offset large donations to UM. Read more...
MSU business students and representatives from Gallatin Valley Land Trust.
MSU business students raise more than $5,500 for local non-profits
November 17, 2015
The students were participating in the “Entreprentice Challenge,” part of an upper-division class on entrepreneurship in the MSU Jake Jabs College of Business and Entrepreneurship. Read more...

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