Research Priorities

New test paves the way for tailored treatment of deadliest form of ovarian cancer

New test paves the way for tailored treatment of deadliest form of ovarian cancer

UBC faculty of medicine researchers have led an international team in developing a new test to better diagnose different types of ovarian cancer.

8% of school-age children have thought about or attempted suicide

8% of school-age children have thought about or attempted suicide

A new study looks at risk and protective factors associated with childhood suicide.

Genetic variants place Asians at higher risk of side effects to common medications

Genetic variants place Asians at higher risk of side effects to common medications

A new study by UBC medical student Cody Lo reveals just how serious the side effects can be from commonly prescribed drugs for gout through to depression.