Science Market Update

Predicting Brain Tumors in Columbus

Posted by Sam Asher on Thu, Oct 01, 2015

We’ve recently seen some compelling results when it comes to destroying brain tumors. A UCLA team blasted tumors with nanoparticles and a Washington University team shut down stem cells in the tumors to prevent them from regenerating. But what if we saw the tumors forming so far in advance that we didn’t need to blast them or worry about their regeneration? A breakthrough from Ohio State University proposes a way to forecast brain tumors long before their onset.

Read More

Tags: Ohio State University, 2015, BioResearch Product Faire Event, Columbus, OH, OhStu

Growing a Brain at Ohio State

Posted by Sam Asher on Thu, Aug 20, 2015

Growing human organs outside of the body is more reality than science fiction these days. We have seen researchers reproduce a human heart from bicep muscle cells at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester and grow stomachs and intestines in the labs of the University of Cincinnati. Now The Ohio State University is taking on the challenge of recreating the human brain.

Read More

Tags: Ohio State University, 2015, BioResearch Product Faire Event, Columbus, OH, OhStu

Cincinnati Researcher Awarded $1.8M to Further Breast Cancer Research

Posted by Laura Braden on Tue, Jul 28, 2015

Breast cancer is one of the most common forms cancer, with about 230,000 new cases in women and 2,300 new cases in men diagnosed each year. Many researchers around the world are dedicated to studying breast cancer, to find new treatment methods and gain better understandings of how this cancer is caused, how it grows, and how it can be stopped. Research ranges from trying to starve breast cancer tumors to studying how specific proteins are involved with the cancer. 

Read More

Tags: Midwest, University of Cincinnati, breast cancer, 2015, BioResearch Product Faire Event, Cincinnati, OH, UCinci, MED1, HER2

University of Cincinnati Opens $6M Hybrid Operating Room

Posted by Sam Asher on Thu, Jul 09, 2015

We often discuss research breakthroughs in heart health, like Ohio State’s gene therapy discovered earlier this year. To carry out such procedures requires state of the art equipment. It is with this mentality that the University of Cincinnati has opened an expanded, upgraded, “hybrid” operating room at their Medical Center.

Read More

Tags: University of Cincinnati, 2015, BioResearch Product Faire Event, Cincinnati, OH, UCinci

$10M Donated to Ohio State to Establish New Center for Brain Health

Posted by Laura Braden on Mon, Jun 22, 2015

With the assistance of a recent $10 million contribution to Ohio State University, donors Stan and Joan Ross are helping to establish the Stanley D. and Joan H. Ross Center for Brain Health and Performance. Once open, this center will coincide with the Brain and Spine Hospital currently being constructed at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center that is slated to open in 2016. (Image courtesy of Nheyob via Wikimedia Commons). 

Read More

Tags: Midwest, Ohio State University, 2015, BioResearch Product Faire Event, Columbus, OH, OhStu, New research center, Wexner Medical Center, Brain Health and Performance

Cleaning Oil Spills With Lotus Leaves at Ohio State

Posted by Sam Asher on Thu, May 28, 2015

Read More

Tags: Ohio State University, 2015, BioResearch Product Faire Event, Columbus, OH, OhStu

Ohio State's New Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Chemistry Building Now Open

Posted by Laura Braden on Mon, May 04, 2015

The newest addition to the Ohio State University Campus - the new Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Chemistry Building - held its grand opening earlier this month, on April 10, 2015. Located at the heart of the science and engineering portion of campus, the new building greaty expands laboratory and research space. 

Read More

Tags: Midwest, Ohio State University, 2015, BioResearch Product Faire Event, Columbus, OH, OhStu, new Building

Cincinnati Researchers Awarded $4.6M Grant For Intestinal Disease Study

Posted by Sam Asher on Thu, Apr 30, 2015

A team of bioresearchers working at the University of Cincinnati has earned a $4.6 million grant to fund their studies on diarrheal disease. Their novel approach involves growing human stomachs and intestinal tissue outside of the body in order to test treatments without putting humans at risk.

Read More

Tags: University of Cincinnati, 2015, BioResearch Product Faire Event, Cincinnati, OH, UCinci

U.Cincinnati Receives $14 Million in Funding for Neuroscience Institute

Posted by Laura Braden on Fri, Apr 24, 2015

Over the past 15 years, the Neuroscience Institute at the University of Cincinnati has grown immensely. Starting out with only a few researchers and physicians, the center has continuously grown in amount of faculty members, and funding received. Since its founding, more than $60 million has been donated to the institute, helping it become the leading neuroscience research and care center in the Cincinnati area.

Read More

Tags: Midwest, Ohio, University of Cincinnati, 2015, Neuroscience, BioResearch Product Faire Event, Cincinnati, OH, UCinci, new funding

OSU Researchers Give Tumor Cells a Fatal Overdose

Posted by Sam Asher on Thu, Apr 09, 2015

In the past year, we have seen some excellent progress in the field of breast cancer. Researchers at the University of Texas found a way to reduce breast cancer recurrence, and five University of Cincinnati researchers won grants for their advances in the field. Now Ohio State University has earned its time in the spotlight with a new drug that reverses tumor growth.

Read More

Tags: Ohio State University, 2015, BioResearch Product Faire Event, Columbus, OH, OhStu

Connect With Us   Like Us on Facebook   Follow Us on Twitter   See our latest photos!   Join Us on Google +   Find Us on LinkedIn   Pin our latest stories!

Subscribe to Company News