How To Find The Drugs Of The Future

Meet Dr. Kevin Heyries. He’s the Co-founder of AbCellera, a company focused on pushing the boundaries of biotech research and changing the way we treat diseases. He’s brilliant, insightful and he’s on the edge of one of the most important conversations in the world right now: What’s the future of the drugs our population will need, and how will we…
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The holiday season is upon us, and as research begins to slow towards the end of the year, we too will be taking a short break to prepare for the new year ahead. The Science in the City Vancouver website will be dark for the remainder of the holiday season, but will return as your source for local life science…
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Read the Publication This week we profile a recent publication in Cell Reports from Amanda Haage (fourth from left) and the laboratory of Dr. Guy Tanentzapf (centre) at UBC. Can you provide a brief overview of your lab’s current research focus? Our lab uses cutting edge genetics, imaging, molecular and quantitative approaches to understand how cell junctions contribute to the…
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On Sept. 26, a small group representing both these communities from Canada and the U.S., as well as the government, gathered in Vancouver to identify common values in the arena of stem-cell therapies, and agree on principles to move forward. This historic moment recognized that patients who seek health solutions to their chronic, unmet medical needs deserve our attention and…
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The holiday season is upon us, and as research begins to slow towards the end of the year, we too will be taking a short break to prepare for the new year ahead. Science in the City will be closing down operations for the remainder of the holiday season, but will return as your source for local life science news…
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