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News & Events




A comprehensive list of all announcements including awards, publications and media mentions can be found here.

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The LSI sponsors a number of innovative research and community events including the Public Talks, CSI@the LSI, Research Days and Special Seminars/Workshops/Symposia, and student awards, as well as supports topical research events and programs that enhance our research environment.

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Latest Announcements

2022 Michael Smith Health Research BC awardees announced

Old drugs hint at new ways to beat chronic pain

Dr. Reini Kappelhoff’s sustainability efforts featured in UBC News story on glove recycling initiatives

Receptor FIBCD1 newly identified in neurodevelopmental disorders

New CoVarRR-Net funding supports LSI research in new and emerging treatments for SARS-CoV-2 infection

UK and European heat wave’s impacts on bees prompts Newsweek to interview Dr. Alison McAfee

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