Enormous quantities of greenhouse gases (GHG) exist within Arctic ice and frozen soils, so with the threat of global warming, a clear understanding of the relationship between GHG in the atmosphere and in the ice/soil is vital because melting...
Pharmaceutical small molecule crystallization
A new technology, called eXalt, enables evaporative crystallization studies to be performed. In particular, eXalt allows for multiple small molecule actives to be crystallized from multiple different solvents all at the same time, at the same...
New microscopes boost SFU lab's capabilities
Simon Fraser University’s multi-million-dollar Centre for Soft Materials, that opened earlier this year, says it now has the most advanced suite of microscopes in Western Canada with the recent installation of a suite of high-end electron...
New therapeutic target could prevent the invasion of cancer cells
Montreal, QC - A team of researchers at the IRCM, led by Jean-François Côté, have discovered a potential new therapeutic target to prevent the invasion of cancer cells, which could have a significant impact on breast cancer...
Oct 30, 2014 12:04PM
Bold steps forward for Canada in new Stem Cell Action Plan
Ottawa, ON - A coalition of Canadian stem cell advocates, researchers and charities has launched an aggressive Action Plan for Canada to lead the way in developing up to 10 breakthrough therapies by 2025.
Oct 30, 2014 11:50AM
$27M funding for 70 research projects at UBC
Vancouver, BC - The University of British Columbia (UBC) has received $26.9 million toward 70 research infrastructure projects from the BC Knowledge Development Fund.
Oct 30, 2014 11:31AM
Breast cancer researcher wins 2014 Aubrey J. Tingle Prize
Vancouver, BC - Dr. Samuel Aparicio has been named the winner of the fifth annual Aubrey J. Tingle Prize. Dr. Aparicio’s research encompasses the fields of cancer genomics, mouse genetic models, high-throughput screens, and translational...
Oct 30, 2014 11:23AM
Get the Flash Player to see this video.
Shipping of biological substances: what you need to know.
Full list of health & safety legislation
See what's new in health & safety legislation
Business Information Group Network: