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A passion for research yields a prestigious NSERC Banting Fellowship for Dr Ebrahim Lari of the Buck lab.

Congratulations to Dr Ebrahim Lari of Professor Leslie Buck’s lab, who has been awarded a prestigious NSERC Banting Fellowship, the first to be awarded to a CSB post-doctoral fellow. His research investigates the mechanism of anoxia tolerance in cells of western painted turtle . Professor Buck explains that “In the short term, Ebi’s work is … Read More

Prof. Shelley Lumba has been awarded a New Frontiers in Research Fund grant

We’re very happy to announce that Prof. Shelley Lumba is one of the recipients of the inaugural Exploration Grant from the New Frontiers in Research Fund (NFRF), a new federal fund which is aimed at providing opportunities for early career researchers to conduct high-risk, high-reward interdisciplinary research. Shelley, along with her collaborators Prof. Lewis Kay … Read More

Congratulations to Prof. Ashley Bruce and Prof. Alan Moses on their promotion to Full Professor

It is our pleasure to announce that Ashley Bruce and Alan Moses have been promoted to Full Professor in the Department of Cell and Systems Biology as of July 1, 2019. Professor Bruce uses a combination of cellular, molecular and embryological techniques to study how morphogenesis and embryonic tissue patterning are linked in the zebrafish. … Read More