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Sep 19, 2016, 12:06 ET Discovery hopes to slow the fast growth of tumour cells

New research describes how a single protein slows down tumour growth EDMONTON, Sept. 19, 2016 /CNW/ - The fight against cancer is a marathon, fought step by step, inch by inch. While breakthroughs...


Mar 18, 2014, 14:13 ET Alberta Diabetes Research Receives a Big Boost

Launch of new Alberta Diabetes Institute: Johnson & Johnson Diabetes Research Fund Call for Proposals EDMONTON, March 18, 2014 /CNW/ - The Alberta Diabetes Institute at the University of Alberta has...


Nov 16, 2010, 12:26 ET U of A medical school gets high marks from accreditation authorities

EDMONTON, Nov. 16 /CNW/ - The accrediting bodies that oversee the quality of medical schools in Canada and the United States have given the University of Alberta med school a solid A. The Committee...


Sep 13, 2010, 16:00 ET U of A researchers on cusp of developing simple blood test to pinpoint which
pregnant women will develop preeclampsia

EDMONTON, Sept. 13 /CNW/ - A team of researchers from the University of Alberta is on the cusp of developing a simple test to accurately predict which women will develop preeclampsia - a condition...