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Congratulations to Prof. Jennifer Mitchell on being awarded the Dorothy Shoichet Women Faculty in Science Award of Excellence

November 7, 2016

Prof. Jennifer Mitchell is the recipient of the inaugural Dorothy Shoichet Women Faculty in Science Award of Excellence. Prof. Molly S. Shoichet, PhD, FRSC, O. Ont. has established this award in honour of her mother, an honorary  degree recipient, for female faculty in any of the physical or life sciences, computer sciences or mathematics within … Read More

Welcome to our newest CSB faculty members!

October 12, 2016

The Department of Cell & Systems Biology warmly welcomes 3 new faculty members to the department: – Dr. John Calarco (Assistant Professor, Tenure-stream): Mechanisms and function of alternative pre-mRNA splicing in generating physiologically diverse neurons in C. elegans. – Dr. Arneet Saltzman (Assistant Professor, CLTA): Chromatin regulation of cell fate decisions in the nervous system in C. … Read More

Professor Nick Provart is awarded Genome Canada Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Grant

September 16, 2016

Congratulations to Professor Nick Provart for his successful Genome Canada Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Competition grant. Nick’s grant was one of only eight proposals to Ontario researchers funded this round. ePlants Pipeline and Navigator for Accessing and Integrating Multi-Level ‘Omics Data for 15 Agronomically Important Species for Hypothesis Generation Project leader: Nicholas Provart, University of … Read More