This drawing shows plans for the Integris Edmond Medical Center, which is to be east of Interstate 35 and north of Henderson Hills Baptist Church.

Advancements in Health

The field of medicine lives and breathes innovation. It’s what creates breakthroughs and medical miracles. And it’s happening in Oklahoma. In what may be one of the strongest efforts to advance health care, we’re seeing new medical facilities rise, such as those in Edmond and Norman, along with the University of Oklahoma’s cancer center and the research tower of Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation. Meanwhile, smaller groups labor to make a difference, too.

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Advancements in Health Articles

  • 'All thanks to the fish' — How tiny fish help unlock secrets of cancer

    FROM THE OKLAHOMA MEDICAL RESEARCH FOUNDATION | Published: Sun, Apr 26, 2015

    If you didn’t know better, you might confuse the fish-tank-filled room on the fourth floor of the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation for an aquarium. Or a pet store. But the 10,000 or so zebrafish that occupy the hundreds of tanks in OMRF’s Oklahoma City campus are not pets. The creatures,...





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