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A team led by researchers at the University of Minnesota, including MSI PI Patrick Kelly (associate professor, Physics and Astrono


Two MSI PIs are among the interdisciplinary research group that have received a $21M grant from the National Institutes of Health to study vagus nerve stimulation (VNS).

Social Science

MSI PI Nidhi Kohli (professor, Educational Psychology) and colleagues in the School of Public Health have received a $2.5


Several MSI PIs from the School of Physics and Astronomy and their colleagues and students are constructing two sets of extremely fast telescopes that will

Veterinary Medicine

Chronic wasting disease (CWD) is a fatal neurological disease affecting deer in Minnesota and elsewhere.


An interdisciplinary team led by MSI PI Matthew Clark (associate professor, Horticultural Science) has been awarded a $10 m


In a recent paper appearing in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA, MSI PIs Chris Ellison (professor,


Nitrous oxide is a potent greenhouse gas.


Octopuses are excellent hunters, using their eight arms to capture prey.

Ecology and Environment

An interdisciplinary collaboration between University of Minnesota researchers and other universities has recently been awarded a $2.8 million grant from the National Sci