UO Students Present Ideas for New Condom

EUGENE, Ore. — Some students at the University of Oregon are presenting their ideas Tuesday night on how they plan to make the next generation condom, inspired by a proposal from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. About 20 teams of undergraduate students are displaying their work this term on how they can improve the … Continue reading »

Researchers Use Grant to Improve Condoms

EUGENE, Ore. — Researchers at the University of Oregon are taking on a task of creating a better condom. They received a $100,000 from the Grand Challenges Explorations grant through the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Dr. Richard Chartoff and his team say they will try to develop a new material for condoms. They say … Continue reading »