MSU freshman learns research ropes in flu lab

Lucas Ferguson prepares a sterile saline solution for researchers in Dr. Henry Wan’s influenza lab at the Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine. Ferguson, an MSU freshman, began learning laboratory basics in the faculty-student research program while he was still a senior at the Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science. (Photo by MSU College of Veterinary Medicine/Tom Thompson)

Health & Wellness Section 2014

By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Ag Communications

 

MISSISSIPPI STATE – Lucas Ferguson is a little different from most other Mississippi State University freshmen.

Ferguson, a Batesville native, got a head start on his goal to … Read more

Imaging partnership benefits two- and four-legged patients

Dr. Andy Shores and Dr. Jennifer Gambino, both with the Mississippi State University College of Veterinary Medicine, examine a patient’s MRI. (MSU College of Veterinary Medicine/Tom Thompson)

Health & Wellness Section 2014

By Karen Templeton

MSU College of Veterinary Medicine

A special partnership focused on using imaging technology to treat brain tumors in cats and dogs shows promise for treating human patients.

Researchers at Veterinary Specialty Center, … Read more

MSU professors work with parents for healthy families

Mississippi State University faculty Lori Elmore-Staton and MSU Extension Service family life specialist Cassandra Kirkland discuss sleep strategies with Santee Ezell of Starkville at a family health workshop hosted by the Brickfire Project. (Photo by MSU Ag Communications/Scott Corey)

Health & Wellness Section 2014

By Keri Collins Lewis

MSU Ag Communications

 

MISSISSIPPI STATE – Getting enough sleep can significantly improve a child’s readiness for school and general well-being.

Mississippi State University researchers recently took on a project at … Read more