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Using evolution to trap HIV

April 4, 2016 - 10:23am
In an effort to understand how HIV evolves resistance to drugs, an MSU researcher has found that it may be possible to steer the evolution of HIV proteins, and eventually make HIV stop evolving. Chris Adami, professor of microbiology and molecular genetics at MSU, found that in patients who have never taken medications to treat HIV, the virus' proteins don't evolve. However, patients who were on anti-viral drugs saw their viral proteins evolve quickly, and in a very particular way.
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MSU Extension names Jeff Dwyer director

April 4, 2016 - 10:23am
Jeff Dwyer has been named director of MSU Extension, effective immediately.
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