THE LIFE SCIENCES INSTITUTE


The Life Sciences Institute (LSI) at UBC is the largest such institute in Canada and among the best by any metric. Our vision of the LSI is to maintain and improve on its international standing in basic life science research.

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Omics & Phenotyping Portal

Principal Investigators

Dr. Chris Overall wins Proteomass Scientific Society Award 2017

LSI’s Dr. Elizabeth Rideout wins Michael Smith Scholar Award for research on mechanisms of sex differences in fat storage

“Multifunctional Nanoparticles for Medical Imaging and Therapeutics” a Seminar by David Cormode

JOHNSON LAB: Reduced Circulating Insulin Enhances Insulin Sensitivity in Old Mice and Extends Lifespan

Bringing the ASCB to the LSI

2017 Life Sciences Start-Up Competition