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OSU Officials Issue Guidelines to Combat Mumps Outbreak

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Ohio State officials recommend nearly everyone attending or working at the University be vaccinated against the mumps virus.
2:57PM
April
21, 2014

Ohio State officials are taking a more aggressive tone in an effort to combat a mumps outbreak on the Columbus campus.

Mumps Outbreak Grows To 189 Cases

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Health officials say the outbreak began on the Ohio State University campus and quickly spread to surrounding areas.
7:18AM
April
11, 2014

Local health agencies in the area say that those infected by the viral illness range in age from 9 months to 70 years. They include 89 Ohio State students.

Central Ohio Mumps Cases Rise; College Vaccine Policies Differ

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6:31PM
April 8, 2014

As of April 8, 163 cases of mumps had been reported in Franklin and Delaware counties.

OSU Mumps Outbreak Spreads To Neighboring Counties

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Those infected range in age from 4 to 58. The cases span from January to this week.
10:48AM
March
28, 2014

Individual cases were reported involving people from Fairfield, Hamilton, Licking and Union counties. Delaware County says it is investigating six suspected cases of mumps.

More OSU Mumps Cases Identified

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Health officials now say 37 people now have the mumps at Ohio State University.
9:46AM
March
20, 2014

Five more cases of mumps are confirmed in the outbreak of the viral infection at Ohio State University, bringing the total to 37.

23 Now Infected In OSU Mumps Outbreak

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Health officials say 23 cases of mumps are confirmed in an outbreak at Ohio State University. Eighteen students and a staff member are among those infected.
8:56AM
March
18, 2014

A Columbus Public Health spokesman says authorities are mapping cases to determine how people became infected and any links between them.

OSU Mumps Outbreak Increases To 13 Cases

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Columbus Public Health confirms 13 cases of mumps among students at Ohio State University.
3:45PM
March
7, 2014

Local health officials say the Ohio State University mumps outbreak continues to afflict more students.

Aaron Craft Prepares For Life After OSU

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Aaron Craft is known as a great defender, which helped him make Grantland's "Most Hated College Basketball Player" bracket.
8:03AM
March 7, 2014

The senior point guard known for his great defense plays his final home game this weekend. For WOSU’s sports podcast “After the Score”, Thomas Bradley and Steve Brown spoke with Craft about his four years at OSU.

New Fuel Standards Could Be Boon For OSU Researchers

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OSU's Center for Automotive Research offers several programs, including a Graduate degree in Automotive Systems Engineering.
8:28AM
March 4, 2014

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has laid out new standards that could mean a big boost for some Ohio State University researchers.

Obama: OSU, EWI To Help Research Lightweight Metals Creation

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EWI, a technology research organization founded in Columbus in 1984
10:31AM
February 26, 2014

President Obama said Tuesday that his administration is creating two new hubs that will link manufacturers with several research universities; one of them Ohio State. The OSU founded technology research organization EWI will also participate.