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Insulin 100: U of T researchers work on novel drug therapies for diabetes, other illnesses

April 16, 2021

In the 100 years since Frederick Banting and Charles Best discovered insulin as a treatment for diabetes, the process of drug discovery has changed radically – from la

Our Community Insulin 100, Diabetes, Insulin, Leslie Dan Faculty of Pharmacy, Research & Innovation
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U of T community roundtable focuses on anti-Asian racism

April 16, 2021

The University of Toronto’s Faculty of Arts & Science recently hosted a Community Roundtable on Anti-Asian Racism and Intersectional Violence webinar in the wake of the March 16 shootings that killed six Asian women during an attack on spas... Our Community Anti-Asian Racism, Cities, Faculty of Arts & Science, Women and Gender Studies

U of T students part of first Canadian team to win prestigious urban design competition

April 16, 2021

A team of Canadian students, including two from the University of Toronto, recently took home top prize in the Urban Land Institute/ Gerald D.

Global Lens, Our Community Cities, Global, John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Sustainability
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U of T and Max Planck Society establish centre to study neural science and technology

April 15, 2021

The University of Toronto has joined forces with Germany’s Max Planck Society, one of the world’s foremost scientific institutions, to establish a centre for the study of neural science and technology.

Global Lens, Our Community Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Germany, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, Global, Meric Gertler, Research & Innovation, Ted Sargent, University Health Network
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Amid third wave, U of T’s Homer Tien takes over province’s COVID-19 vaccine task force: CBC

April 15, 2021

Homer Tien, an associate professor in University of Toronto’s department of surgery in the Temerty Faculty of Medicine,... Our Community Coronavirus, Sunnybrook Health Sciences, Temerty Faculty of Medicine

The New Normal with Maydianne Andrade (Ep. 19 part two): Scapegoat

April 15, 2021

For University of Toronto students Gigi Hoi and Alfonso Ralph Mendoza Manalo, one of the first steps in dealing with anti-Asian racism is having difficult, honest conversations.

Our Community Anti-Asian Racism, COVID-19 New Normal, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Faculty of Arts & Science, Graduate Students, U of T Scarborough, Undergraduate Students
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Commemorative stamp marks 100th anniversary of U of T’s discovery of insulin

April 15, 2021

Among the treasures in the University of Toronto’s archives are letters from grateful diabetic patients and their families addressed to Frederick Banting, who, along with Charles Best, J. J.

Our Community Insulin 100, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Banting & Best, Diabetes, Insulin, Physiology
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Elementary school children can learn concepts that stump adults: U of T study

April 14, 2021

Story time took on a new twist in a recent study by Samuel Ronfard, a researcher at University of Toronto Mississauga.

Breaking Research, Our Community Psychology, Research & Innovation, U of T Mississauga
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U of T supports launch of WHO’s vision for global diabetes prevention and management

April 14, 2021

The World Health Organization (WHO) has launched a comprehensive vision for the management and prevention of diabetes at a Global Diabetes Summit hosted by the WHO and the Government of Canada with the collaboration of... Global Lens, Our Community Insulin 100, Diabetes, Meric Gertler, U of T Mississauga

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