Dopamine conducts special ensembles

A new study reports novel ways that dopamine cells influence the function of the prefrontal cortex of the brain.  Anyone who has savored a bite of chocolate or glanced at each new blinking...

Grady, shown at two-weeks-old

Preserving the choice to have a family

There is new hope that kids at risk of medically induced infertility may reproduce as adults. In a first, researchers have reported in a non-human primate model that immature testicular tissue can...

Imperfect embryos can bring positive IVF outcomes

A new study in nonhuman primates finds abnormal embryos can result in successful in vitro fertilization. The chromosomal abnormality aneuploidy, in which cells have more or fewer than 46...

Michael Hutchens and Mahaba Eiwaz

New heart-kidney molecular signal identified

An OHSU-Pacific Northwest National Laboratory collaboration is key to a new identification of molecular signals specific to heart injury. Cardiovascular disease is one of the most common reasons...

The 2018 MedTech Alliance Showcase takes place on Thursday, Nov 1.

2018 MedTech Alliance Showcase, Nov. 1

The 2018 MedTech Alliance Showcase, hosted by Technology Transfer and Business Development, highlights the most promising early-stage breakthroughs at OHSU. This year, four inventors will have 10...