Discovery, Healing, Research at the School of Dentistry, March 8

Explore the range of research conducted at the OHSU School of Dentistry during the school's Annual Research Day. The event includes poster presentations and a keynote address by Utkan Demirci,...

NIH Shared Instrumentation Grant, internal applications due Mar. 31

The Shared Instrumentation Grant Program (S10) provides groups of NIH-supported investigators funds to purchase or upgrade shared equipment costing $50,000 to $600,000. Types of instruments...

OHSU researchers discover a mechanism promoting neural stem cells

A breakthrough study by OHSU scientists demonstrates, for the first time, a mechanism that prevents the formation of new neurons in old brains. The discovery provides a new path for investigation...

OHSU researchers identify structure linked to insulin secretion

It was more than 30 years ago that an ATP-sensitive potassium (KATP ) channel was identified as the key molecular link between glucose metabolism and insulin secretion. The KATP channels...