Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) are re-emerging as an environmental pollutant of concern. PAHs, found at Superfund sites and urban settings, are formed in the burning of carbon-based energy sources, e.g., diesel, gasoline, coal, petroleum and in cooking or tobacco smoke. Learn more about PAHs

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OSU Toxicology Research Highlighted

Jul 21, 2014

THE POLLUTION INSIDE US Toxicologists examine the chemicals of modern life. By: Peg Herring, Oregon’s Agricultural Progress Original Article Forty years ago, chemical pollution was the stuff that spewed from tailpipes, smokestacks, and sewers. Rivers burned, fish died, and forests withered under acid rain until Congress passed strict laws to curb the flood of manmade… Continue reading  Read full story.

5th Graders Experience All Aspects of Zebrafish Research

May 15, 2014

A field trip for 28 local 5th graders from Hoover Elementary School was held at the Sinnhuber Aquatic Research Laboratory (SARL) on May 12, 2014.¬† SARL, directed by Dr. Robert Tanguay, is a large state- of- the -art zebrafish facility used greatly for OSU SRP Project 3 - Systems Approach to Define Toxicity of Complex… Continue reading  Read full story.

Community-based Tribal Exposure Research Shared at the Contemporary NW Tribal Health Conference

May 14, 2014

Diana Rohlman, CEC Program Coordinator, presented at the Contemporary Northwest Tribal Health Conference. The conference was hosted at the World Trade Center in Portland, Oregon on March 28-29, 2014. View Presentation Evolution of a Robust Tribal-University Research Partnership to Investigate Tribal Exposures and Build Scientific Capacity¬† The Northwest Portland Area Indian Board posted all of… Continue reading  Read full story.