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OSU-invented silicone wristbands improve detection of environmental pollutants

May 21, 2018
A new OSU study shows that chemical-absorbing wristbands are very good at linking external chemical exposure—the substances that go into a person’s body—with the chemicals formed inside the body itself as it metabolizes these “parent” pollutants.

By Chris Branam | News Story

Blue Zones project aims to bolster health in four Oregon communities

Sep 27, 2017
Program based on five regions of the world where people live a long, productive life

By Kym Pokorny | News Story

OSU study: New chemical could yield therapy to prevent Type 1 diabetes

Jan 7, 2016
A chemical nicknamed BBQ halted destruction of insulin-producing cells in diabetic mice

By Gail Wells | News Story