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February 3, 2017 In their own words: The most exciting advances in cancer research

In honor of World Cancer Day on Saturday, we asked our scientists and collaborators a simple question—what do you think is…

November 4, 2016 MSU and VARI investigators working toward slowing progression of Parkinson's

A few years ago, Caryl Sortwell, a Michigan State University College of Human Medicine Parkinson's researcher, was asked by Jeff MacKeigan, a…

September 14, 2015 Van Andel Research Institute, Los Alamos National Laboratory to develop lung cancer model

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (September 14, 2015)—Scientists are developing a new tool to better study one of the deadliest types of lung cancer. A multidisciplinary team,…

May 19, 2014 Van Andel Research Institute cancer study offers a resource on more than 1,000 human genes

Grand Rapids, Mich. (May 19, 2014) – A recent study by Van Andel Research Institute (VARI) scientists promises to be an invaluable resource for disease researchers…

May 14, 2014 Van Andel Research Institute’s Pathway of Hope Initiative achieves important research milestones

Research initiative focused on developing improved treatments for tuberous sclerosis complex patients brings hope on TSC Awareness Day

Grand Rapids, Mich. (May 14,…

December 2, 2013 Fourth student graduates from recently accredited Van Andel Institute Graduate School

Grand Rapids, Mich. (Dec. 2, 2013) – Laura Westrate, a fifth-year student at Van Andel Institute Graduate School (VAIGS), successfully defended her doctoral dissertation on November…

March 14, 2013 Van Andel Institute scientists model complex cancer cell behavior

Cell cannibalism process implicated in human disease determined through collaboration with Los Alamos National Laboratory

Grand Rapids, Mich. (March 14, 2013) – Van Andel Institute…

February 18, 2013 Van Andel Institute Begins "Pathway of Hope" Research Initiative in Rare Tumor Disorder

Grand Rapids, Mich. (February 18, 2013) – Researchers at Van Andel Institute (VAI) have embarked on a multi-faceted initiative to study tuberous sclerosis complex (TSC), a…