Research News


MSI PI Matthew Clark (assistant professor, Horticultural Science) has been named Research Director of the Horticultural Res

Four MSI PIs have received awards from the 2020 Research Infrastructure Investment Program.

Ecology and Environment

A grant from the U of M’s Minnesota Futures program is funding research into chronic wasting disease (CWD), a fa

Brain Science

Thanks to a $35M donation from Minnesota Masonic Charities, the University of Minnesota is assembling a large group of brain researchers and clinicians to form the Masonic Institute for the Develop

Brain Science

Two MSI PIs are co-investigators on a new $15 million grant from the National Institutes of Mental Health to study psychosis.


MSI PI Timothy O’Connell (associate professor, Integrative Biology and Physiology) and his collaborator at Penn State have


The University’s Stem Cell Institute (SCI), an interdisciplinary center that was the first such academic institute in the U.S., celebrates its 20th annive