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TRACE week three results suggest one person per 1,000 in Corvallis infected with SARS-CoV-2

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May 26, 2020
CORVALLIS, Ore. – Results from the third weekend of door-to-door sampling by Oregon State University suggest that one person in 1,000 in the Corvallis community had the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19 on May 9-10. … Read full story.
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Oregon State University expands coronavirus prevalence study to Bend

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May 22, 2020
BEND, Ore. – TRACE-COVID-19, the groundbreaking Oregon State University project to determine community prevalence of the novel coronavirus, is expanding to include two days of sampling in Bend. … Read full story.
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Sewer surveillance: OSU researchers to comb Bend’s wastewater for evidence of COVID-19

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May 22, 2020
CORVALLIS, Ore. – Researchers at Oregon State University will look in Bend’s sewer system for genetic evidence of the virus that causes COVID-19 in an effort to help determine the virus’ prevalence in the city. … Read full story.
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Oregon State and partners to receive up to $300 million to lead NOAA institute on climate, ocean research

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May 20, 2020
Oregon State University, the University of Washington and University of Alaska, Fairbanks will receive up to $300 million to lead a new institute focused on climate, ocean and coastal challenges that demand collaboration and sharing of scientific resources. … Read full story.
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Comedy club performances provide insights on how robots, humans connect via humor

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May 18, 2020
Standup comedian Jon the Robot likes to tell his audiences that he does lots of auditions but has a hard time getting bookings. “They always think I’m too robotic,” he deadpans. … Read full story.