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Ohio State News (medical)

2021
September
20,
2021
| 11:47 AM America/New_York
Missing out on the recommended seven or more hours of sleep per night could lead to more opportunities to make poorer snacking choices than those made by people who meet shut-eye guidelines, a new study suggests. ...
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September
16,
2021
| 12:13 PM America/New_York
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is one of the first in the nation – and the only hospital in Ohio – to use new portable, real-time magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technology to evaluate and treat stroke patients’ brains at their beds...
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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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September
14,
2021
| 12:03 PM America/New_York
The natural world served as the inspiration for the Ohio State University scientists whose microscope images were announced Monday (Sept. 13) among the top 20 winners in the 2021 Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition. ...
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September
14,
2021
| 07:16 AM America/New_York
The 15 minutes it took one Columbus family to get tested for COVID-19 meant the difference between taking their unknowingly infected 7-year-old son to a birthday party, as planned, or going straight back home to set up a telehealth appointment with h...
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September
09,
2021
| 14:49 PM America/New_York
Scientists have found a new chemical process to turn a stinky, toxic gas into a clean-burning fuel. ...
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September
09,
2021
| 13:40 PM America/New_York
To continue to pursue the ambitious goals we have set, I am pleased to share that I am appointing Mr. Mark Larmore, chief financial officer of the medical center and vice president of health sciences, and Dr. Andrew Thomas, chief clinical officer and...
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September
09,
2021
| 10:56 AM America/New_York
A new study in animal models shows that the presence of a cancer tumor alone can lead to cardiac damage, and suggests the culprits are molecules called free radicals interacting with specific cells in the heart. ...
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September
08,
2021
| 13:41 PM America/New_York
Student loan debt affected people’s ability to pay their bills and meet their basic needs during the Great Recession – and the burden of that debt was disproportionately placed on Black and Latino families, a new study has found. ...
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September
01,
2021
| 14:26 PM America/New_York
President Kristina M. Johnson sent the following message to the university community today (Sept. 1). ...
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August
31,
2021
| 06:37 AM America/New_York
Scientists are less likely to adopt important new ideas in biomedicine introduced by women researchers, a new study has found. ...
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August
26,
2021
| 13:22 PM America/New_York
Researchers are collecting dust from 50 buildings on The Ohio State University campus this fall to monitor the prevalence of COVID-19 and track the virus’s variants. Their analyses and experiments are designed to help the university understand where ...
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August
24,
2021
| 08:37 AM America/New_York
People who are HIV positive and living in high tuberculosis-transmission regions of the world are much more likely to finish a TB-prevention regimen lasting just three months – half as long as the standard treatment, a large clinical trial in Africa ...
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August
18,
2021
| 08:19 AM America/New_York
A new study comparing adolescent suicide rates with the availability of mental health services has found that more resources may contribute to fewer suicides, but don’t appear to have any role in reducing suicides involving firearms. ...
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August
17,
2021
| 14:51 PM America/New_York
In any other year, a groundbreaking ceremony would have marked the start of construction on the new $1.79 billion inpatient hospital at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in October. But during the COVID-19 pandemic, that wasn’t possible...
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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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August
03,
2021
| 11:06 AM America/New_York
A different kind of design for absorbing vibrations could help better soundproof walls and make vehicles more streamlined, a new study shows. ...
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August
02,
2021
| 08:50 AM America/New_York
A common farm weed could make a “greener” jet fuel with fewer production-related environmental impacts than other biofuels, a new study indicates. ...
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July
26,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
The Ohio State University and Kroger are teaming up to help Buckeyes tackle COVID-19 by getting vaccinated. ...
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July
21,
2021
| 14:44 PM America/New_York
Exoskeletons – wearable devices used by workers on assembly lines or in warehouses to alleviate stress on their lower backs – may compete with valuable resources in the brain while people work, canceling out the physical benefits of wearing them, a n...
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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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July
20,
2021
| 08:36 AM America/New_York
Scientists who study glacier ice have found viruses nearly 15,000 years old in two ice samples taken from the Tibetan Plateau in China. Most of those viruses, which survived because they had remained frozen, are unlike any viruses that have been cata...
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July
20,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
An international group of researchers representing thousands of coral scientists across the globe is calling for new commitments and actions by the world’s policymakers to protect and restore coral reefs. In a paper presented today at the Internation...
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June
29,
2021
| 09:21 AM America/New_York
The vast majority of American adults eat a dietary pattern that falls short of meeting national dietary guidelines for cancer prevention, a new study shows. ...
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June
23,
2021
| 07:14 AM America/New_York
Americans consistently believe that poor African Americans are more likely to move up the economic ladder than they actually are, a new study shows. ...
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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
15,
2021
| 07:45 AM America/New_York
Adults who skip breakfast are likely to miss out on key nutrients that are most abundant in the foods that make up morning meals, a new study suggests. ...
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June
11,
2021
| 08:06 AM America/New_York
The team of neurologists and neurosurgeons at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and its Neurological Institute are among the first in the nation to implant a new deep-brain stimulation (DBS) device that will help improve the quality of ...
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May
27,
2021
| 17:22 PM America/New_York
A cardiac MRI of athletes who had COVID-19 is seven times more effective in detecting inflammation of the heart than symptom-based testing, according to a study led by researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and College of Medi...
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May
27,
2021
| 14:03 PM America/New_York
An estimated one in seven Ohio women of adult, reproductive age has visited a crisis pregnancy center, a new study has found. ...
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