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University of Oklahoma researchers are studying the microbiomes of roadkill for natural products, Chemistry World reports.

Microbe and metabolite patterns in gut samples from Cheyenne and Arapaho individuals shared features with those previously reported in inflammatory bowel disease.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The University of Oklahoma and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University will use a $3 million donation from the Price Family Foundation to create an anaerobic structural biology program.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center has opened a new genetics lab that will incorporate clinical genetic testing and research aimed at better diagnosing and treating childhood diseases.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Archeological samples of human feces dating back more than a thousand years indicate that ancestral human gut microbiomes more closely resemble the gut microbiomes of m

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Four researchers at the University of Oklahoma have won a $9.7 million Centers of Biomedical Research Excellence grant from the National Institutes of Health to support the growth and competitiveness of the university's structural biology science programs, OU said on W

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Researchers from China and the US will sequence 100 human adenoviruses, including ones that cause respiratory, gastrointestinal, and ocular diseases, under a partnership announced today.

The University of Oklahoma will use a $3 million grant from the Department of Energy to study the soil microbe communities in the Alaskan tundra and in Oklahoma grasslands.

The University of Oklahoma's Advanced Center for Genome Technology has received a $7.5 million grant from the National Science Foundation to support its work on the tomato genome sequencing project.

The $1.5 million in grants to OU will fund studies of a water flea and sulfate-reducing bacteria.

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