December 20, 2014Daily News
Arthur Slutsky awarded researcher of year by CIHR
Ottawa, ON - Dr. Arthur S. Slutsky, vice-president of research at the St. Michael's Hospital in Toronto, has received the 2014 Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Health Researcher of the Year award for his outstanding efforts to...
Dec 12, 2014 3:31PM
Two thousand technical presentations coming to Pittcon
Pittsburgh, PA - Over 2,000 technical presentations are scheduled at Pittcon 2015, covering a wide range of applications such as biotechnology, biomedical, drug discovery, environmental, food science, fuels/energy, genomics, lab management,...
Dec 11, 2014 2:13PM
Major private-academic partnership in biotech venture
Toronto, ON - A new biotech company, Northern Biologics, has been officially unveiled by biotechnology incubator Blueline Bioscience in partnership with the University of Toronto (U of T) and University Health Network's Princess Margaret Cancer...
Dec 10, 2014 11:54AM
Suppressing hormone could help reduce obesity
Hamilton, ON - Researchers from McMaster have identified an important hormone that is elevated in obese people and contributes to obesity and diabetes by inhibiting brown fat activity. Brown adipose tissue — widely known as ‘brown...
Dec 9, 2014 4:43PM