OU Team Develops New Antibiotic Formulation To Fight MRSA and Other Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

A University of Oklahoma team of chemists has developed a new antibiotic formulation to fight the sometimes deadly staph infection caused by methicillin-resistant S. aureus or MRSA and other antibiotic-resistant infectious bacteria. The new drug to treat MRSA combines traditional Food and Drug Administration-approved antibiotics, such as methicillin, with the polymer BPEI. Charles Rice, principal […] Read more »

WDT Named in Silicon Review’s Top 10 Fastest Growing Data Analytics Companies

“Founded in 2000, Weather Decision Technologies serves organizations with higher resolution and more accurate global weather analytics at a price point amenable by all.” Improved weather analytics and weather risk communication provides individuals, businesses and communities the capability to prepare for dangerous storms, saving lives and minimizing damage to infrastructure.WDT’s analytics also help companies leverage […] Read more »

Partners Celebration

Dear Colleagues – We cordially invite you to attend the 8th Annual Partners Celebration at the National Weather Center on Thursday November 15th from 4:00pm – 7:00pm. Please join us for this wonderful event as we celebrate the successful relationships and research activity taking place on our innovative research campus. Your attendance will make this […] Read more »

Stephenson Researchers Help Decipher Tomato (Video)

University of Oklahoma scientists and others from more than a dozen countries joined together to sequence the tomato genome and, ultimately, improve the nation’s $2 billion tomato crop.  The Tomato Genomics Consortium directed the research effort, which was supported in the United States by the National Science Foundation and the USDA’s Agriculture Research Services. The […] Read more »