The demanding task of isolating and growing anaerobe microorganisms has become simplified and more accurate with the development of commercial PRAS media and has achieved the status of Best Practice in evidence-based microbiology.
FIGHTING for SCIENCE
The past year-and-a-half has seen unprecedented protests by scientists across Canada.
University gets biofuel
The University of British Columbia became Canada’s first university to produce both heat and electricity from renewable bioenergy using a gas engine.
Canine cancer study aims at improving survival for humans and dogs
Toronto, ON - A multidisciplinary University of Saskatchewan research team will treat dogs with drug-resistant lymphoma to uncover the reasons for this resistance and to identify ways to reverse it. Although scientists have identified the...
Apr 17, 2014 11:02AM
Neurodegenerative disorder research gets $28.5M in funding
Toronto, ON - The Ontario Brain Institute says it is providing $19 million in new funds over the next five years on the Ontario Neurodegenerative Disease Research Initiative Integrated Discovery Program (ONDRI). Partner institutions will...
Apr 17, 2014 10:39AM
$30.4M in CFI funding supports research infrastructure
Hamilton, ON - The Canada Foundation for Innovation has announced $30.4 million in funding through the John R. Evans Leaders Fund. A total of 149 facilities at 32 universities across the country are receiving the funding.
Apr 14, 2014 6:05PM
Biomedical research centre receives $4M funding
Hamilton, ON – Funding of $4 million is being provided to the McMaster-Fraunhofer Project Centre for Biomedical Engineering and Advanced Manufacturing (BEAM) by the Ontario government. The joint project is anticipated to create up to 100...
Apr 14, 2014 5:50PM
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