Alayna Caffrey
Human immune response against a common environmental mold the focus of Oct. 5 Kopriva lecture
September 13, 2016
A free public lecture about the human immune response against the common mold Aspergillus fumigatus will be given on Wednesday, Oct. 5, at Montana State University. Read more...
Michael Coryell Receives NIH Fellowship
MSU graduate student wins prestigious National Institutes of Health award
September 12, 2016
MSU graduate student Michael Coryell has received an award from the National Institutes of Health that will provide him with research training and funds to support his work on how microbiomes in the human gut protect against arsenic toxicity. Read more...
Honey bee
MSU graduate students present research on viruses and pathogens affecting bees at pollinator conference
September 7, 2016
Three Montana State University graduate students recently presented their research about viruses and pathogens affecting bees at one of the premier gatherings concerning the health of honey bees and other pollinators. Read more...
Pilar Manrique
MSU researchers noted for approach to studying bacteria and viruses that live in human gut
September 2, 2016
MSU scientists who study bacterial communities and viruses associated with health published their findings in the Aug. 29 issue of Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. The research was also featured recently on NPR. Read more...
Michelle Flenniken studies honey bee pathogens under a microscope in her lab in the department of Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology. MSU photo by Kelly Gorham
MSU researchers spread the buzz about bee viruses
August 24, 2016
MSU Assistant Professor Michelle Flenniken and graduate students publish an article about honey bee viruses in the scholarly journal, PLoS Pathogens. Flenniken's lab is at the forefront of research into honey bee viruses. Read more...
Allen Harmsen
MSU and partners awarded $20 million grant ­­to address Native health disparities in Montana and Alaska
August 16, 2016
The grant from the National Institutes of Health will fund a new program aimed at building research capacity and addressing health disparities. MSU professor Allen Harmsen will co-lead the program. Read more...
Jared Nigg
MSU graduate awarded NSF fellowship to study disease affecting world’s citrus crops
August 8, 2016
A 2014 graduate of MSU’s Department of Microbiology and Immunology has been awarded a National Science Fellowship to continue his research of citrus greening disease. Read more...
Photo of a sampling site in the Great Salt Lake in Utah.
Railroad spanning Great Salt Lake helps MSU scientists understand origins of reef-like structures
July 11, 2016
MSU faculty and students co-author paper to be published in summer issue of Geobiology. Their findings further the understanding of reef-like structures in Utah’s Great Salt Lake. Read more...
Melody Lindsay
MSU scientist wins NASA fellowship to explore early life on Earth, other planets
June 27, 2016
Melody Lindsay, an MSU graduate student in microbiology and immunology, has won a NASA fellowship to continue her research in Yellowstone National Park. Read more...
Researchers at Little Big Horn College.
MSU, Little Big Horn College researchers receive grant to address well water issues on Crow Reservation
June 23, 2016
Researchers will use the approximately $500,000 grant to continue home well water testing, conduct surveys about well water uses and well head protection, and educate well owners about the quality of their well water and any associated health risks.  Read more...

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