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Electron microscope gives Penn State researchers powerful tool for discovery

The FEI Titan/Krios transmission electron microscope (TEM) is helping to solidify Penn State's role as a leader in research

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Microbiome Researchers

Unique cohort will support student exploration of agricultural microbiomes

Faculty in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences are spearheading an initiative that will provide selected doctoral students with the opportunity for extensive study in the emerging field of agricultural microbiome research.

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Excercising Woman

Researcher to study the effect of exercise on breast cancer metastases

Connie Rogers, associate professor of nutrition and physiology in the Department of Nutritional Sciences at Penn State, has been awarded a scientific research grant by the American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR).

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