Genetics

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Student uses a pipet to extract DNA with other students looking on.

Fish Market Survey

Senior biology students use a DNA barcoding kit to test local grocery store fish samples, and discover if the fish they bought is mislabeled and part of food fraud!
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Fish Market Survey

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Helping Patients through Drug Discovery

Learn how researchers from Amgen are developing new drugs for cancer.
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Helping Patients through Drug Discovery

Elena Rivkin

Elena Rivkin

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Business Analyst & Team Leader
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Elena Rivkin

Yellow fever virus

Where Did Viruses Come From?

Viruses are not living things - so where did they come from? Scientists have proposed three different hypotheses.
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Where Did Viruses Come From?

Bob Hanner

Bob Hanner

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Professor
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Bob Hanner

Sylvie Cloutier | Chercheuse scientifique – généticienne moléculaire

Sylvie Cloutier

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Research Scientist
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Sylvie Cloutier

Mahadeo Sukhai

Mahadeo Sukhai

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Head of Research and Chief Accessibility Officer
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Mahadeo Sukhai

Kara Layton sous l'eau en habit de plongée sous-marine

Kara Layton

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Postdoctoral Fellow
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Kara Layton

Calico cat

The Science Behind the Calico Cat's Colours

The patchwork fur colour of Calico and tortoiseshell cats is an interesting case of genetics, heredity and sex-linked traits.
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The Science Behind the Calico Cat's Colours

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Fizza Fatima

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Research Assistant
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Fizza Fatima

Mitosis of kidney cells © Ian P Newton & Paul L Appleton [CC BY-SA 4.0], Wikimedia Commons

What is Mitosis?

Mitosis is an important part of cell division that helps organisms grow and repair themselves.
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What is Mitosis?

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Elena Kuzmin

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Postdoctoral Fellow
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Elena Kuzmin

Thomas Graham

Thomas Graham

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Professor
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Thomas Graham

Thomas Merritt | Full Professor

Thomas Merritt (Video)

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Full Professor in Genomics and Bioinformatics
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Thomas Merritt (Video)