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Announcing the winners of the Research 180 Video Competition

Announcing the winners of the Research 180 Video Competition

Written by: Abby Wolfe, Canadian Blood Services Originally posted on the Canadian Blood Services Research, Education, and Discovery (R.E.D.) blog and republished with permission https://www.blood.ca/en/research/our-research-stories/research-education-discovery/announcing-winners-research-180-video This year, Canadian Blood Services offered the Research 180 Video Competition in partnership with the Centre for Blood Research at the University of British Columbia. In this twist on the […]

Dr. Natalie Strynadka awarded University Killam Professor, UBC’s highest faculty honour

Dr. Natalie Strynadka awarded University Killam Professor, UBC’s highest faculty honour

Dr. Natalie Strynadka, a professor in the faculty of medicine’s department of biochemistry and molecular biology, has been awarded with UBC’s highest honourconferred on a faculty member. The University Killam Professorship recognizes exceptional teachers and researchers who are leaders in their fields, and who have received international recognition for their talents and achievements. Dr. Strynadka’s […]

CBR 2023 New Year Social

CBR 2023 New Year Social

We held the 2023 New Year Social! A Thursday afternoon well-spent with great people, beverages, and food! Thank you to everyone who attended! Date & Time: Thursday January 26, 2023 | 4:00PM Location: LSC 4th Floor Pod  

A day in the life of a platelet scientist

A day in the life of a platelet scientist

Through photos and writing, follow a day in the life of a platelet scientist. Steven Jiang, a MSc student from the Kim Lab, shares his work.

New Treatment Option for a Deadly Muscle Disease: An Arduous Journey for the Advancement of Medicine

New Treatment Option for a Deadly Muscle Disease: An Arduous Journey for the Advancement of Medicine

Dr. Farshad Babaeijandaghi and the Rossi Lab have discovered a new drug that could help treat Duchenne’s muscular dystrophy.

An Interview with Dr. Parvin Bolourani, CBR Education Program Manager

An Interview with Dr. Parvin Bolourani, CBR Education Program Manager

Meet Dr. Parvin Bolourani, the CBR’s Education Program Manager.

Snapshots, Sketches, Science: CBR Cover Art Contest, November 2022

Snapshots, Sketches, Science: CBR Cover Art Contest, November 2022

For the November 2022 CBR Cover Art Contest, members submitted both illustrations and images to share their labwork.

CBR Travel Awards: Attending the 2022 Gordon Research Seminar and Conference

CBR Travel Awards: Attending the 2022 Gordon Research Seminar and Conference

Supported by a CBR Travel Award, Peter Grin attended a conference in Italy and presented his research on the SARS-CoV-2 main protease.

CBR Travel Awards: IASP World Congress on Pain 2022

CBR Travel Awards: IASP World Congress on Pain 2022

PhD student Tetiana Povshedna presented a poster on experiences of chronic pain among women living with HIV and HIV-negative women.

Recipients of the Logan Boulet Humanitarian Award 2021 holding the award. (Left to right: Daniel Luo, Dr. Erika Siren, Dr. Jayachandran Kizhakkedathu)

CBR scientists recognized for impact on advancing organ transplantation research, receive 2 community awards

Kizhakkedathu Lab researchers were recently honoured with two awards, for the impact of their work on advancing organ transplant technologies