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Study Finds Gunshot Injuries in Children are Disproportionately More Severe, Deadly and Costly Than Any Other Source of Childhood Injury

Gunshot injuries are a leading cause of death and injury in children and adolescents in the United States; they rank second only to motor vehicle crashes as a cause of death for children ages 15 to 19

October 14, 2013  — A research team led by Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) and the University of California, Davis, reveals that childhood gunshot injuries, while uncommon, are more severe, require more major surgery, have greater mortality and higher per-patient costs than any oth

Taking on the Knights' $1 billion cancer challenge

Oregon Health & Science University shares preliminary details of a 10-year research vision for its Knight Cancer Institute

September 24, 2013 – Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) and its Knight Cancer Institute plan to take on Phil and Penny Knight's challenge to raise a cumulative $1 billion in two years to build a next-generation research program that will expand upon its exploration of

REVISED: OHSU researchers were issued a record 26 U.S. patents in fiscal year 2013

Numbers represent university's success in working with private industry on its scientific research, discoveries

The original version of this news release distributed Sept. 20, 2013, included an incorrect figure in the second bullet point for the number of "commercialization” agreements OHSU signed in fiscal year 2013. There were 81 commercialization agreements, as the first paragraph states.


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