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Event to mark 100th anniversary of U of T's discovery of insulin and map future of diabetes care

March 26, 2021

The University of Toronto will co-host a public celebration this spring on the impact of insulin, one of several Insulin100 events that will mark the centenary year of a discovery that has saved the... Global Lens, Our Community Insulin 100, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Banting & Best, Diabetes, Mount Sinai Hospital, Research & Innovation, Sir Frederick Banting, St. Michael's Hospital


Anti-Asian discrimination on the rise in Canada, U of T researchers find

March 25, 2021

Anti-Asian discrimination is on the rise in Canada, with reports of discriminatory incidents more than tripling over the last year.

Breaking Research, Our Community Anti-Asian Racism, Coronavirus, China, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Research & Innovation, U of T Mississauga

The New Normal with Maydianne Andrade (Ep. 18): One year later

March 25, 2021

For some, it was the last time they remember hugging a friend or a colleague, the last time they were with a class, in a crowd or with a group, the last time they took public transit without thinking about risk.

Our Community Coronavirus, COVID-19 New Normal, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Alumni, Joseph Wong, U of T Scarborough, Undergraduate Students
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Failed bill to limit food marketing to children generated intense industry lobbying: U of T study

March 25, 2021

Researchers at the University of Toronto have found that food industry interactions with government heavily outnumbered non-industry interactions on Bill S-228, also known as the ... Our Community Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Joannah & Brian Lawson Centre for Child Nutrition, Food, Marketing, Nutritional Sciences, Research & Innovation


U of T startup to aid pharmacists with Canada’s vaccine rollout

March 24, 2021

The number of people who have been vaccinated in Canada inches higher with each passing day, but millions more will require shots before the country can escape the pandemic.

Our Community Coronavirus, UTogether, Alumni, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, Faculty of Dentistry, Health Innovation Hub, Startups, ThisIsThePlace

Gene that affects iron metabolism linked to improved performance in athletes, U of T study finds

March 24, 2021

A genetic variation that regulates iron metabolism may enhance athletes’ endurance performance, researchers at the University of Toronto have found.

Breaking Research, Our Community Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Athletes, Faculty of Information, Graduate Students, Nutritional Sciences, Research & Innovation, Sports
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Tea, Earl Grey, hot! U of T researchers examine how Alexa, Siri stack up against Star Trek

March 23, 2021

Tea. Earl Grey. Hot. 

If you read that in the voice of Jean-Luc Picard, captain of the Starship Enterprise, this research is for you.

Breaking Research, Our Community Artificial Intelligence, Television, U of T Mississauga