OSU Studies Ways to Prepare Frozen Blood

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A new way to prepare frozen blood could put Oregon State University on the map. Research at the university could change the way the world’s blood supply is managed. Scientists say frozen blood is good for about 10 years compared to refrigerated blood, which only lasts about six weeks. However, to stabilize … Continue reading »

OSU Discovers Possible ALS Breakthrough

CORVALLIS, Ore. — Researchers at Oregon State University have helped discover a potential therapy for people suffering from Lou Gehrig’s disease. With the help from scientists in Australia and the United Kingdom, OSU researchers say they have discovered that a copper compound – already used for other purposes – may also form the basis for a therapy for Amyotrophic … Continue reading »