OMRF researchers study cellular phenomena that lead to things like loss of muscle and balance. But what about the other part of the equation?
I first learned about the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation a few years after I arrived in Oklahoma. I’d received a freelance writing assignment from Oklahoma Today magazine, and my editor tasked me with writing a profile of Dr. Jordan Tang. Tang had recently discovered the enzyme believed responsible for Alzheimer’s disease, cloned the enzyme, and then […]
Johnson & Johnson’s coronavirus vaccine may be linked to a rare side effect called Guillain-Barré syndrome. What is this syndrome?
Sometimes, the world of health outside of OMRF’s four walls can be a pretty strange place.
Science has a diversity problem. And so does the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation. In this, our 75th year, we have a rich history to celebrate. But there is one chapter of our story that is sorely lacking: Black scientists. Since we opened our doors, we have never had a Black principal investigator. Principal investigators, or […]
Cities, states, businesses and employers are offering incentives to encourage people to get Covid-19 vaccinations.