Recent News

Montana INBRE-supported research partnership with Salish Kootenai College featured in Flathead Nation's Char-Koosta News
June 9, 2017
A Montana INBRE-supported research partnership between Salish Kootenai College and researchers at MSU's Food & Health Lab was recently featured in The Char-Koosta News - the official news publication of the Flathead Indian Nation.
MSU students present projects at national conference that promotes undergraduate research
May 31, 2017
The students presented their work on a range of projects, including a comparison of urban and rural red fox vocalizations and a study on algae as a potential biofuel. MSU will host the annual conference in 2020, which draws more than 4,000 students.
MSU scientists publish papers in two scientific journals that advance understanding of how bacteria fight viruses
May 10, 2017
MSU senior Joshua Carter and research associate MaryClare Rollins were lead authors of the papers that further research into a biotechnology that can potentially cure genetic diseases.
Montana INBRE celebrates its 2016-2017 MSU student researchers and mentors
April 21, 2017
Unique program collaborations at MSU helped Montana INBRE support more than 100 undergraduate and graduate student researchers at MSU over past year.
MSU student receives prestigious Goldwater Scholarship
April 3, 2017
Bozeman native Maggie Russell received the nation’s premier scholarship for undergraduates in math, natural sciences and engineering. Russell, a junior majoring in cell biology and neuroscience, is researching therapeutics for neurodegenerative diseases.
Montana INBRE investigators receive award for suicide prevention paper
January 19, 2017
Five Montana INBRE investigators to receive a Top Communications Paper award for their work on suicide prevention in eastern Montana.
MSU’s Josh Carter wins Rhodes Scholarship
November 21, 2016
Josh Carter, a senior who will receive twin degrees in both mechanical engineering and microbiology and hails from Watertown, South Dakota, has won a 2017 Rhodes Scholarship to study at Oxford University.
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.
MSU professor Brian Bothner named new director of Montana INBRE
August 16, 2016
Chemistry and biochemistry professor Brian Bothner succeeds Allen Harmsen as director of the program.
Three MSU students receive prestigious Goldwater Scholarships
April 1, 2016
MSU students Josh Carter, Zane Huttinga and John Ryter have received 2016 Goldwater Scholarships, the nation's premier scholarship for undergraduates studying math, natural sciences and engineering.