Research

Bringing a new cancer drug to market

Bringing a new cancer drug to market

Two decades ago, Poul Sorensen made a discovery that would lead to the development of a cancer drug that shrinks many different kinds of tumours.

UBC researchers find gene signature that predicts outcome after spinal cord injury

UBC researchers find gene signature that predicts outcome after spinal cord injury

The authors, including MD/PhD students, integrated data from decades of small-scale studies using a systems biology approach.

Lowering levels of Huntington disease-causing protein restores cognitive function in mice

Lowering levels of Huntington disease-causing protein restores cognitive function in mice

After receiving pieces of DNA called antisense oligonucleotides, the mice also became less anxious and depressed.