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 »

Roller Girls Studied for Bacteria

EUGENE, Ore. — The Emerald City Roller Girls were one of the teams swabbed for research in an University of Oregon bacteria study. Researchers found the roller girls were sharing more than shoves on the court, they were also exchanging bacteria. The Emerald City Roller Girls compete against players from all over the country, which … Continue reading »