Life Sciences Research

Ohio State is brimming with new ideas, new technologies, and new solutions.  Why?  Because research at one of the nation’s largest and most comprehensive research institutions isn't conducted in a vacuum. 

Its collaborative and multidisciplinary – encompassing nearly every field of science and drawing from world-renowned experts from nationally ranked academic programs, one of the nation's premier comprehensive cancer centers, and one of the largest veterinary hospitals in the country. 

It is this size, this breadth and depth that allows "researchers to transcend traditional boundaries and take Ohio State to new heights of creativity and innovation." - Carol Whitacre, vice president of research

Anchored in five areas of scientific investigation – Cancer, Infectious Diseases, Translational Science, Fundamental Science, and Agricultural Science – research at Ohio State isn’t just about discoveryIt’s about changing the world. 

collage of research