New histopathology consultation service

The Histopathology Shared Resource and the Knight Biolibrary are now offering a histopathology consultation service. Services provided include advice on histologic procedures, histopathological...

New resource for researchers: KCVI Epigenetics Consortium

OHSU researchers have established the Knight Cardiovascular Institute Epigenetics Consortium to foster research and education in epigenetics. This team of experts assists investigators with the...

OHSU Researchers: Core Pilot Funds – Update

Update 2 - December 1, 2017:  The University Shared Resources program would like to thank those who applied for FY2018 USR Pilot Fund Grants. They received nearly double the number of...

OHSU Researchers: Core Pilot Funds now available

The OHSU University Shared Resources program and the Senior Vice President for Research Office are soliciting grant applications for the USR Core Pilot Fund Grants program. Individual award amounts...

Motor neurons aren’t the only site for restoring locomotive function

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis is the most common adult onset motor neuron disease for which there is no cure or treatment that significantly extends life. ALS causes the death of neurons that...

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...

Participate in FASEB survey on shared research resources

You're invited to participate in a national survey on research cores. Much of the life-changing research conducted at OHSU is made possible by the university's more than 20 research cores. Crucial...