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From Feed to Fever: Kansas State University Researcher Studies Risk of African Swine Fever in Feed

A Kansas State University researcher is studying the risk of African swine fever virus in feed and developing ways to prevent the spread of the disease to the U.S.
27-Mar-2018 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites


Kansas State University Researchers Make Breakthrough Toward Understanding Glyphosate Resistance in Pigweeds

MANHATTAN, Kan. – Kansas State University researchers have discovered how weeds develop resistance to the popular herbicide glyphosate, a finding that could have broad future implications in agriculture and many other industries. Their work is...
12-Mar-2018 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Compound in Red Wine, Chocolate Prevents Smallpox Virus Cousins From Replicating

The secret to stopping some viruses from making people sick might be hidden in red wine and chocolate — but that doesn't mean having more bonbons and vino is in order, Kansas State University researchers say.
1-Mar-2018 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Development of Human-Animal Health Research Platform Moves Forward

1Data, a collaborative human and animal health project that will save lives and improve the quality of life for people and animals, is finalizing development of its research database and increasing project staff. The project is about a year ahead of...
26-Jan-2018 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites


Couples 'Money Talk' Curriculum Reduces Stress, Increases Happiness, Researcher Says

A five-week curriculum to get couples talking about money is increasing couples' happiness and reducing stress, according to a Kansas State University financial planning researcher. Sonya Lutter, associate professor of family studies and human...
20-Dec-2017 8:05 AM EST Add to Favorites


A $1.8 Million NIH Grant to Help Tiny Gene Regulator Research at Kansas State University

A teeny, tiny worm and a $1.8 million National Institutes of Health grant may help a Kansas State University researcher understand how the smallest molecules can have big effects on gene expression. Using microscopic worms as a model system, Anna...
13-Dec-2017 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Kansas State University Research Creates Way to Protect Pigs From PRRS During Reproduction

The latest work from Raymond "Bob" Rowland, Kansas State University professor of diagnostic medicine and pathobiology, is helping to eradicate the devastating PRRS virus.
29-Nov-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Veterinarian Says the Same Food Safety Rules That Apply to Humans Also Apply to Pets

Like to give your furry friend tidbits of human food on Thanksgiving? A Kansas State University veterinarian shares several food safety tips on how to keep people and their pets healthy this holiday season.
17-Nov-2017 10:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Super Start: How to Prepare Children, Teens for New School Year and Transitions

The first several days of school will plant roots for the rest of the academic year, say education professors at Kansas State University.
15-Aug-2017 11:05 AM EDT


Total Eclipse of the Sun: Kansas State University Expert Offers Tips to Safely View Aug. 21 Solar Eclipse

Kansas State University physicist Chris Sorensen offers tips to safely watch the Aug. 21 total solar eclipse, both inside and outside the path of totality.
11-Aug-2017 9:05 AM EDT

Smart Debt: Financial Planner Says Debt Can Be Helpful if Used Carefully

Household debt has reached an all-time high in the U.S. according to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, but a financial planner at Kansas State University said debt isn't always bad.
20-Jul-2017 5:05 PM EDT


Summer Savings: Travel Expert Shares Ways to Save on Vacations

Summer vacations don't have to break the bank, according to Kansas State University's Kristin Malek, assistant professor of hospitality management, who shares some easy ways to save on airfare, lodging, activities and food.
30-May-2017 10:05 AM EDT


Good News for Grilling: Black Pepper Helps Limit Cancerous Compounds in Meat, Study Shows

A Kansas State University researcher recently discovered that a commonly used spice is a champion at reducing carcinogenic compounds in grilled meats.
16-May-2017 9:45 AM EDT


Keep the Learning Going: Educator Offers Parents Tips for Helping Kids Retain Information Over Summer Break

A Kansas State University education expert offers methods parents can use to help their children retain what they've learned through the summer and all year long.
15-May-2017 9:05 AM EDT


Supporting Spouses: Family Studies Expert Advocates Showing Appreciation for Military Spouses

A Kansas State University expert on military families says most military spouses experience a lifestyle of constant adjustment.
8-May-2017 9:05 AM EDT


Pedal Power: Expert Says Communities Need to Stay Up to Speed on Bicycle Infrastructure

A Kansas State University planner says communities should consider becoming more bicycle-friendly.
1-May-2017 9:05 AM EDT

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