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Top Canadian Research Hospitals

Research Infosource has just released the 2014 list of top 40 research hospitals. Not surprisingly, almost 50% of the top hospitals (19 out of 40) are located in Ontario. 217 more words

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Oral Versus Anal: Analyzing the Best Way to Treat Infections Diarrhea

For the last several years the Canadian BioTechnologist has been bringing you news about advances in microbiome biology. Back in August 2009, we reported that Canada had invested millions of dollars in microbiome research by establishing the Canadian Microbiome Initiative (CMI). 302 more words

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The State of Canada's Science Culture

This past August, the Council of Canadian Academies released a comprehensive report on the state of Canada’s science culture. The report presents numerous strengths and weaknesses in Canadians general attitude and engagement in science. 229 more words

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Huge Funding for Cancer Genome Collaboratory

The Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) recently announced more than $1 million in funding for research infrastructure to support powerful new computing tools based at the… 149 more words

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CFI Awards over $23 Million Across Canada

Following fast on the heals of the Canadian Research Chair funding announcements earlier this month, the Canadian Foundation for Innovation (CFI) has awarded $23.4 Million to hundreds of projects across the country. 157 more words

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Canadian researcher discovers 2 new genes linked to intellectual disability

Researchers at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health have discovered two new genes linked to intellectual disability, according to two research studies published concurrently this month in the journals Human Genetics and Human Molecular Genetics. 491 more words

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Big Budget Announcement for Canadian Scientists

Finance Minister Jim Flaherty recently announced the creation of the Canada First Research Excellence Fund which will inject almost $1.5 Billion into Canadian research over the next decade. 110 more words

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