OMRF scientist Courtney Griffin, Ph.D., will head the premier research organization in her field.
More accurately called gastroenteritis, contagious stomach illness is most often caused by two viruses, rotavirus or norovirus.
Research yields new information about the life-threatening disease
Using 3D Models to Tackle Respiratory Illness Respiratory syncytial virus is the leading cause of pneumonia worldwide. It takes a particularly heavy toll on children, infecting more than half in the first year of life and nearly 100 percent by age 2. “RSV causes more frequent and more severe infections in infants, compared to adults, […]