As the state's only academic health center, OHSU's breakthrough research leads to new cures, new standards of care, and a better understanding of the basic science that drives biomedical discovery. Read about research at OHSU
OHSU associate professor and Portland VA research biologist, Marina Guizzetti, Ph.D., with the the Department of Behavioral Neuroscience, focuses on the neurodevelopmental effects of alcohol on the developing brain, specifically looking at Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders. Find out more about her research and what brought her to OHSU here.
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A cure for HIV: How does it work?
For 15 years, Louis Picker, M.D., has been working on a vaccine to stop the spread of HIV, which affects more than 35
million people worldwide. The vaccine has proven effective in primate studies,
and the next step is testing it on humans. With clinical trials set to start in
2016, Dr. Picker is moving full-steam ahead to stop the devastating disease
from taking more lives. But how does the vaccine work? This video explains.
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