UBC researchers find radiation not necessary for some patients with low-risk breast cancer
August 17, 2023The new approach would spare patients of radiation and its side effects, while improving access for those who need radiation therapy most. Read More >

Ordinary care in extraordinary times
August 16, 2023UBC Faculty of Medicine community members are lending their support to Ukraine. Read More >

Baby’s brain development may be linked to their gut bacteria
August 16, 2023New UBC research showed that certain microbes were associated with performance in tests of early cognitive development. Read More >

UBC researchers identify cells that cause initial airway destruction in COPD patients’ lungs
August 15, 2023By understanding the cells involved in small airway loss, the researchers hope to develop more effective treatments and preventative measures for COPD. Read More >

UBC researchers receive $7M to advance diabetes research
August 10, 2023The projects will develop precision medicine approaches for the treatment of type 1 diabetes. Read More >

Faculty of medicine members among 2023 Order of B.C. recipients
August 9, 2023Drs. Penny Ballem, Jane Buxton and Pieter Cullis have been appointed to the Order of B.C., the province’s highest honour. Read More >

Dr. Steven Miller awarded 2023 James H. Graham Award of Merit
August 4, 2023The award for outstanding career achievements is from The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Read More >

Faculty of medicine researchers leading 42 projects awarded CIHR Spring 2023 grants
August 3, 2023The projects address key health challenges like cancer, respiratory health, spinal cord injury and more. Read More >

Modern antidepressants may reduce risk of relapse for patients with bipolar depression
August 3, 2023UBC researchers led an international clinical trial that promises to change how bipolar depression is managed globally. Read More >

Faculty of Medicine scientists, spin-off companies among Life Sciences BC 2023 award winners
July 28, 2023The awards recognize the individuals and organizations that are enriching B.C.’s dynamic life sciences sector. Read More >

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