Impact Stories


Western’s campus has been closed for months, the greenspaces empty and corridors eerily silent. The catalyst for this radical change was COVID-19.

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Motivated by prior research that reports elevator buttons as a huge source of contamination, a new study co-authored by Waterloo Fac

Joel Levine, a professor of biology at U of T Mississauga, and Takao Hensch, professor at Harvard University and the University of Tokyo, will lead

Researchers at McMaster University are investigating how municipalities across the province could begin to test raw sewage for the coronavirus

Research could explain why COVID-19 is mild for some, fatal for others

A new research project at the University of British Columbia may produce new treatment methods for patients with COVID-19 and help prevent

In an age of COVID-19, the phrase “business as usual” has nearly lost all meaning for Canadians who have seen their lives disrupted in myriad ways.

A blood test designed by researchers at the University of Toronto and Sinai Health’s Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Resear

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences researchers determined that scientists must track the genetic diversi