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Blood test for breast cancer now available in Calgary

November 12, 2021

New, non-invasive test developed after clinical research at University of Calgary

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Class of 2021: Meet our fall 2021 UCalgary’s President’s Award winners

November 9, 2021

Inspiring graduates recognized for academic achievement, leadership and contributions to community

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Four UCalgary researchers honoured for excellence in biomechanics, epilepsy and carbon capture

November 2, 2021

Alberta Science and Technology Leadership awards recognize outstanding achievements in research that creates impact

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Schulich alumni use technology to create health-care social impact

October 7, 2021

NanoTess co-founders among winners of Schulich Alumni Awards

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UCalgary collaboration behind innovative ventilator device

October 7, 2021

Low-cost machine can provide personalized oxygen for up to four patients

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Innovation and technology transfer: 2021 Parex Resources Innovation Fellows announced

September 15, 2021

Six UCalgary scholars granted fellowships for research into quality of life for older adults, treatment of chronic pain, parallel reservoir simulators, and more

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Can cough sounds help pre-screen for COVID-19? UCalgary researchers are developing an app for that

August 27, 2021

The multi-disciplinary team has a technical proof-of-concept. Now they need to do a clinical experiment and fine-tune the technology

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A Software Engineer and a Nurse Strike the Match of Innovation

Dr. Mohammad Moshirpour, P.Eng., explains software engineers resemble carpenters: they can build a library, but first they need to know what it’s supposed to look like

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UCalgary iGEM innovators push the boundaries of synthetic biology in the lab and beyond

August 11, 2021

From food systems to planetary health, we celebrate the work of these undergraduates on International Youth Day

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Recipients of Cannon Lachapelle Award in Entrepreneurial Thinking announced

July 23, 2021

This year’s applicants showcased their innovation and perseverance in a difficult year.

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UCalgary team contributes to national research for future pandemics

July 16, 2021

Early warning and response systems proposed under ‘One Health’ model.

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New VID-KIDS app takes help online for mums with postpartum depression

April 29, 2021

Pandemic pivot earns UCalgary’s Linda Duffett-Leger Peak Scholar recognition

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Kinesiology researcher studies rare fractures in post-menopausal women

March 8, 2021

Drug treatment for osteoporosis prevents injury

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Biomedical engineering has a “major” role in Calgary’s economic future

November 12, 2020

Schulich School of Engineering announces a new major in Biomedical Engineering to meet high demand for these skills in Calgary’s growing life-sciences sector

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Neuro Nexus students think collectively to improve mental health

November 27, 2020

Solutions for brain and mental health showcased at 2nd annual competition Nov. 30

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UCalgary researchers leading delivery of 12,000 COVID-19 face shields

May 8, 2020

Cross-disciplinary group led by UCalgary researchers to produce visors for Alberta Health Services for May distribution

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Stem cell breakthrough advances regenerative medicine

September 28, 2020

McCaig Institute for Bone and Joint Health researchers develop a way to produce large quantities of human pluripotent stem cells in bioreactors

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UCalgary biomedical engineers and scientists join international effort to design modern-day iron lung

March 25, 2020

Multidisciplinary team works toward creating an emergency pandemic ventilator

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UCalgary research team develops hand-held device for speedy COVID-19 self-testing

April 6, 2020

Project chosen for federal funding; biosensor test is still months away from full production

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