Features

PHARMACEUTICALS
September 2018
PHARMACEUTICALS

Early in his career at McMaster University Medical Centre in Hamilton, Ont., while on his way to the cafeteria for coffee, Justin Nodwell regularly walked past the unit for premature babies, watching as jaundiced infants...

ISOTOPES
July/August 2018
ISOTOPES

Even to an untrained eye, the difference between two positron emission tomography (PET) scans of a patient could not be more stark.

PHARMACOLOGY
June ACCN
PHARMACOLOGY

The biotechnology research facility Anandia Laboratories is situated in a three-storey building at an undisclosed location...

Professor Philip Britz-McKibbin
May 2018
PHARMACEUTICALS

The British Columbia Coroners Service Death Review Panel’s report on drug overdose deaths, released last month, was grim and to the point. “The clearest...

BIOTECHNOLOGY
April 2018
BIOTECHNOLOGY

Bacteria were the original forms of life to appear on earth some four billion years ago, while our own tenure on the planet...

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March 2018
MATERIALS

Canada is quietly marking a scientific and technological milestone this spring with the final shutdown of the National Research Universal (NRU)...