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Central American tropical forests are beginning to disappear at an alarming rate and narcotrafficking may contribute

Recent News

OSU News Release
09/20/2017

Communication breakdowns between care facilities can pave the way for outbreaks of infection, according to research on the spread of an extensively drug-resistant bacterium.

OSU News Release
09/19/2017

Researchers at Oregon State University have identified a pair of proteins that show promise as the basis for a gonorrhea vaccine.

09/18/2017

Scientists at have taken an important step toward gene therapy for deaf patients by developing a way to better study a large protein essential for hearing and finding a truncated version of it.

OSU News Release
09/12/2017

Sperm whales have long been known to be highly social creatures and a new study confirms that when a group of them travel, they tend to hang pretty close together. But when it comes to chowing down, it appears they prefer to dine alone.

09/11/2017

Medicare spent more than $1 billion over a five-year period on a high-priced drug that has not been proven more effective for a collection of inflammatory conditions than much less expensive corticosteroids.