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University students present research at national conference

Two Missouri State University students will present papers at the Conference for Undergraduate Women in the Physical Sciences in Lincoln, Nebraska. Karolina Kosinska, chemistry major, will present her paper titled “RNA-seq Analysis in Carbon Nanostructure-Exposed Arabidopsis Thaliana Plants.” Amelia Chiles, biology major, will present her paper titled “Physiological Impact of Engineered Carbon Nanostructures on Plants […]

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Maroon Minute honors NIH grant recipients

The National Institutes of Health’s National Cancer Institute recently renewed a three-year grant for anti-cancer research to four Missouri State University faculty.

The four researchers are:

  • Dr. Robert Delong, associate professor of biomedical sciences
  • Dr. Richard Garrad, professor of biomedical sciences
  • Dr. Kartik Ghosh, professor of physics, astronomy and materials science and
  • Dr. Adam Wanekaya, associate professor of chemistry
 

Maroon Minutes highlight Missouri State University’s points of pride: the accomplishments of our faculty, staff, students and supporters. Each Maroon Minute first airs during a home football or basketball game.

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Research team explores skin cancer treatment

Skin cancer is the most common of all cancers. According to the American Cancer Society, approximately 76,690 new cases of melanoma have been diagnosed in the United States in 2013. Dr. Robert Delong, associate professor of biomedical sciences at Missouri State University, is committed to finding a better treatment solution.

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