Posts Tagged ‘Research Resources’

Your help needed with library journal cancellation decisions

Re-posted from Library Notes, by permission. Your help is urgently needed to assist the OHSU Library in deciding which journals OHSU should keep and which ones we should not renew. Every year the OHSU Library evaluates its journal and database subscriptions to ensure the good stewardship of our budget. We analyze a variety of data, including publication and citation counts, usage, cost, and community feedback. The Library adds and cancels journal, database, and book purchases … Read More

Software Licensing & Patents lunch presentation, Aug. 7

Are you curious about the patentability of software? Or interested in learning how to protect and distribute software? Technology Transfer & Business Development will be holding a brown bag session on Software Licensing & Patents on August 7, 2013 in Mac Hall, room 2201, from 12 to 1 p.m. Lunch will be catered (first come, first serve or bring your own). The event will be lead by Arvin Paranjpe, M.S., J.D., technology development manager, and … Read More

Oregon Lab2Market is accepting applications through July 31

This August 13-14 2013, Portland State University (PSU) will host Oregon Lab2Market, a two-day workshop targeting campus innovators and entrepreneurs with early-stage ideas. Through an intensive, experiential workshop, participants will learn to evaluate and shape their concepts for the commercial marketplace. Led by venture capitalists from DFJ Frontier, Lab2Market integrates lectures and exercises to help entrepreneurs critically assess their business idea and refine their elevator pitch. Applicants must commit to attending the both days of the … Read More

Emerging Technology Fund letters of intent due Aug. 30

Letters of intent are due August 30, 2013 for the Emerging Technology Fund program, which provides funds for OHSU faculty members to purchase major equipment or technology needed to conduct state-of-the-art research. Technologies funded by this award could include novel instrumentation previously unavailable at OHSU, as well as upgrading high-end equipment that has become obsolete due to technical advances. Funds may be awarded to a group of investigators; a department, center, or institute; or a … Read More

Liquid nitrogen alarms available at half price for OHSU researchers

Recently, Research Administration and the Facilities & Logistics Research Store worked out a deal for an affordable liquid nitrogen monitoring system that will mitigate risk and support the integrity of your work at half the price of manufacture resale value. How the alarms work The alarms are stand-alone units that are not connected to a monitoring network. When your tank is low on liquid nitrogen, the alarm will give off an audible sound until it … Read More

New: Faculty Guide for Start-Ups Sited at OHSU

If you are thinking about forming a start-up company, be sure to refer to this essential new resource, the Faculty Guide for Start-Ups Sited at OHSU. The guide provides contact information for a list of on-campus units you’ll need to work with, including Technology Transfer & Business Development to discuss intellectual property licenses and business planning, Campus Planning to discuss leases of OHSU space and other logistics, and the Integrity Office to discuss conflicts of … Read More

Updated: Cellular Imaging at the Nanoscale symposium, June 27-28

The symposium Cellular Imaging at the Nanoscale will take place at OHSU on June 27-28, 2013, in the Old Library Auditorium. This event will showcase cutting-edge microscopy technologies that can be used to image biological systems at high resolution. Presentations and discussions will focus on imaging cellular systems in 4D, novel tools and probes for imaging, super-resolution microscopy (SRM), and correlated light and electron microscopy. As of June 21, over 300 attendees have registered for … Read More

OHSU CoreSearch: 800 research resources, 1 search engine

Need do to DNA sequencing? Need to analyze samples by flow cytometry? There are 37 core labs at OHSU that specialize in these areas and more. Now you can easily search for them using the CoreSearch tool, a website developed for OHSU Core Labs by the Library’s Ontology Development Group. CoreSearch uses data from the eagle-i Network, and allowing discovery of over 800 services and instruments offered by OHSU Research Cores & Shared Resources through … Read More

New Advanced Computing Center website

OHSU’s Advanced Computing Center has recently launched its new website. The Advanced Computing Center, or ACC, is designed to supplement services provided by the Information Technology Group. Some of the services they offer include: Consulting Tiered research storage solutions Secure local and remote collaboration options Virtual server environments Application hosting and license management/compliance Co-location and support for research computing systems Secure and public web portals Large suite of open source applications running on a parallel … Read More

OHSU to be one of the first to install new high-resolution mass spectrometer

This July, OHSU’s Proteomics Shared Resource will be adding a high-resolution mass spectrometer called a Thermo Scientific Orbitrap Fusion. OHSU will be one of the first universities in the world to install this new flagship proteomics platform by Thermo. The Orbitrap Fusion will allow OHSU researchers to incorporate the latest technologies in proteomics including tandem mass tags, iTRAQ, and SILAC multiplexing of complex protein samples, as well as improve their detection and quantitation of protein … Read More

Welcome to the Research News Blog

Welcome to the Research News Blog

OHSU Research News is your portal to information about all things research at Oregon Health & Science University. Visit often for updates on events, discoveries, and important funding information.

Read more

Participation Guidelines

Remember: information you share here is public; it isn't medical advice. Need advice or treatment? Contact your healthcare provider directly. Read our Terms of Use and this disclaimer for details.

Categories

Archives