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Professor Molly Shoichet Receives Margolese National Brain Disorders Prize

Four of Canada’s leading scientists in heart, brain and cancer research have been recognized by UBC’s Faculty of Medicine for their scientific accomplishments, and for their potential to make further contributions in their fields.
Oct 16 / 2020

2020 Research Excellence Awards Recognize Efforts to Harness Artificial Intelligence for Cell Biology, Regenerative Medicine

Artificial intelligence-powered data processing is accelerating research across scientific fields and cell biology is no exception. The tedious job of analyzing microscopy images by eye can now be replaced by algorithms, so long as they are properly trained to know what cellular features to look for.
Oct 13 / 2020

Donnelly Investigators Identify Dozens of Genes Enabling Cancer's Evasion of Immune System

A cancer cell surrounded by immune T killer cells (National Institutes of Health).
Sep 23 / 2020