Features

Health emergency

Canadian researchers have once again stepped up to the plate, developing new and innovative ways to prevent, treat and vaccinate against the Zika virus.

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The Canadian vaccine

Dr. Marie-Paule Kieny presented the interim results of a VSV-ZEBOV clinical trial at a press conference. A single dose of the experimental Ebola vaccine.

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Are stem cells patentable?

Some stem cells are patentable, and some are not, and it varies from place to place. A look at a few jurisdictions: Europe, the U.S. and Canada.

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The Rise of Ag Bio

There is an increasing demand among consumers for more sustainable practices in agriculture and less dependence on chemicals to control pests and weeds.

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Diabetes deadlock

Promising treatments and biotechnological innovations have emerged in recent years that hold out hope of a more lasting solution for those with Diabetes.

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