January
24,
2020
| 08:00 PM America/New_York
The Quality and Professional Affairs Committee of the Wexner Medical Center Board will meet from 4 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 28, in Room H1225 (Huntington Board Room) at the Ross Heart Hospital, 452 W. 10th Ave. The agenda is as follows: 4 –
January
24,
2020
| 07:50 PM America/New_York
Earlier this week, the Ohio State News team presented the second annual “Coolest Science Story” award to Xiaoying Zhao, a postdoctoral researcher in the university’s Department of Food Science and Technology. Zhao and her team developed an
January
20,
2020
| 05:01 PM America/New_York
Scientists for the first time have developed a single molecule that can absorb sunlight efficiently and also act as a catalyst to transform solar energy into hydrogen, a clean alternative to fuel for things like gas-powered
January
17,
2020
| 04:00 PM America/New_York
Acid reflux drugs that are sometimes recommended to ease stomach problems during cancer treatment may have an unintended side effect: impairment of breast cancer survivors’ memory and concentration.
January
16,
2020
| 09:41 PM America/New_York
The halo that surrounds our Milky Way galaxy is hotter and made up of different proportions of elements than scientists previously thought, new research shows. The findings are the first to show that multiple gases exist in the Milky Way’s halo — or
January
16,
2020
| 05:00 PM America/New_York
Scientists studying fossils collected 35 years ago have identified them as the oldest-known scorpion species, a prehistoric animal from about 437 million years ago. The researchers found that the animal likely had the capacity to breathe in both
January
15,
2020
| 03:28 PM America/New_York
The first animal study of a pig virus’s potential to jump to another species shows that the virus, once introduced to a select group of birds, is easily transmitted to healthy chickens and turkeys.
January
08,
2020
| 07:47 PM America/New_York
The award for coolest Ohio State science story of 2019 goes to a team of researchers who are working on a promising biodegradable alternative to the plastic that covers grocery-store food.
January
07,
2020
| 12:00 PM America/New_York
When college students post about feelings of depression on Facebook, their friends are unlikely to encourage them to seek help, a small study suggests.
January
06,
2020
| 05:01 PM America/New_York
Researchers have developed a way to prop up a struggling immune system to enable its fight against sepsis, a deadly condition resulting from the body’s extreme reaction to infection.
January
02,
2020
| 08:01 PM America/New_York
A research team has developed an open-source data-management system that the scientists hope will solve all of those problems. The researchers outlined their system today in the journal PLOS ONE.