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Ohio State News (college-vetmed)

2021
November
09,
2021
| 08:55 AM America/New_York
New research suggests there may someday be a role for ibuprofen in providing older adults with lasting immunity against RSV, a virus commonly associated with infants and young kids that also rivals the flu as a dangerous wintertime infection for the ...
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October
26,
2021
| 14:14 PM America/New_York
Exposure to the heavy metal cadmium is known to irritate the stomach and lungs or cause kidney disease, but new research links another health issue to inadvertently ingesting low doses of the pollutant: high activation of the antibodies that cause an...
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October
19,
2021
| 16:45 PM America/New_York
For demonstrating an outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion, five health sciences graduate programs at The Ohio State University received the 2021 Health Professions Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into D...
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October
18,
2021
| 11:19 AM America/New_York
About a decade ago, Ohio State University researcher Wondwossen Gebreyes and his team discovered the molecular mechanisms that play a role in triggering bacterial antibiotic resistance. The researchers identified microbes that, after becoming toleran...
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September
14,
2021
| 14:01 PM America/New_York
A family of proteins best known for their role in diminishing HIV infectivity may have the goods to outwit other emerging and re-emerging viruses, scientists have found. ...
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August
11,
2021
| 07:51 AM America/New_York
A simple addition to injected COVID-19 vaccines could enhance their effectiveness and provide “border protection” immunity in areas like the nose and mouth to supplement antibodies in the bloodstream, new research suggests. ...
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July
21,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
The parasites that cause severe malaria are well-known for the sinister ways they infect humans, but new research may lead to drugs that could block one of their most reliable weapons: interference with the immune response. ...
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June
22,
2021
| 08:15 AM America/New_York
Scientists are pursuing a new strategy in the protracted fight against the SARS-CoV-2 virus by engineering nanobodies that can neutralize virus variants in two different ways. ...
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June
11,
2021
| 12:53 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine has opened the doors to the Frank Stanton Veterinary Spectrum of Care Clinic, one of the first primary care clinics of its kind designed to prepare students while serving as a new home to the e...
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April
28,
2021
| 10:17 AM America/New_York
Tiny molecules called nanobodies, which can be designed to mimic antibody structures and functions, may be the key to blocking a tick-borne bacterial infection that remains out of reach of almost all antibiotics, new research suggests. ...
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April
27,
2021
| 08:12 AM America/New_York
A new treatment is among the first known to reduce the severity of acute respiratory distress syndrome caused by the flu in animals, according to a new study. ...
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April
16,
2021
| 16:54 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University Global One Health initiative (GOHi) has been awarded $5.61 million in funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to fight the COVID-19 pandemic and bolster Ethiopia’s public health system capacity for ...
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March
09,
2021
| 16:12 PM America/New_York
A new SARS-CoV-2 vaccine candidate, developed by giving a key protein’s gene a ride into the body while encased in a measles vaccine, has been shown to produce a strong immune response and prevent SARS-CoV-2 infection and lung disease in multiple ani...
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February
22,
2021
| 11:14 AM America/New_York
Fool the novel coronavirus once and it can’t cause infection of cells, new research suggests. ...
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2020
November
24,
2020
| 11:10 AM America/New_York
Eleven Ohio State University investigators have been named to the 2020 class of Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). ...
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October
19,
2020
| 10:23 AM America/New_York
Scientists at The Ohio State University have developed a new lab testing procedure for the detection of antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 that gives results more quickly than existing assays and specifically identifies so-called “neutralizing” antibodies...
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October
02,
2020
| 14:44 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University colleges of medicine, nursing, optometry and veterinary medicine are being honored for their outstanding commitment to diversity and inclusion. ...
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April
18,
2020
| 15:30 PM America/New_York
The anxiety of trying to stay safe through the COVID-19 pandemic is not reserved only for the humans enduring stay-at-home orders and social isolation. Pets might be anxious, too. ...
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March
25,
2020
| 07:30 AM America/New_York
A recent study suggests that even organized efforts to clean surfaces can fall short, a reminder for us all that keeping our surroundings clean may require some additional work. ...
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February
04,
2020
| 10:03 AM America/New_York
Scientists in Australia, announced Jan. 29 that they were able to grow the Wuhan coronavirus from a patient sample in the laboratory. This was the first time the virus had been grown in a lab outside China. This is good news, since it will allow rese...
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February
03,
2020
| 11:03 AM America/New_York
By figuring out how a common virus hides from the immune system, scientists have identified a potential vaccine to prevent sometimes-deadly respiratory infections in humans. ...
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2019
December
18,
2019
| 09:57 AM America/New_York
Experts at The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center and The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center say that partnering with your pet when implementing healthy habits can be a great way to find motivation and make you both happier and ...
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December
11,
2019
| 14:18 PM America/New_York
An Ohio State University professor who has developed a respiratory virus vaccine for pigs now licensed and used by the pork industry has been named a Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI). ...
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November
20,
2019
| 10:54 AM America/New_York
A program at The Ohio State University Veterinary Medical Center recognizes the importance of human-animal bonds and provides grief support for pet owners facing tough decisions for their animal. ...
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October
09,
2019
| 05:00 AM America/New_York
A vaccine for the common and sometimes deadly RSV (respiratory syncytial virus) has been elusive, but scientists say a new discovery puts them much closer to success. ...
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October
07,
2019
| 10:18 AM America/New_York
Millions of people embrace new diet and nutrition trends every day, but experts from The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine urge people not to assume what works for them will also work for their pets. ...
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August
23,
2019
| 12:44 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University is taking the next step on a proposed Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Center that will blend innovative technology and hands-on learning in conjunction with the university’s strategic plan. ...
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August
12,
2019
| 10:34 AM America/New_York
For researchers with The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine, the work to identify new flu strains and increase the effectiveness of the flu vaccine begins in an unlikely place – pig barns at state and county fairs nationwide. ...
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July
23,
2019
| 08:50 AM America/New_York
Getting up close – and a little dirty – with farm animals just might help us fend off illness, say researchers who’ve further demonstrated the benefits of early exposure to a wide variety of environmental bacteria. ...
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April
04,
2019
| 07:00 AM America/New_York
New research is detailing how environmental stressors, including heavy metals, brought on by human activity are harming coastal green sea turtle populations – work that researchers hope will inform conservation efforts going forward. In a study th...
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