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Babies prefer a familiar tune – even if it’s sung by a stranger: U of T study

August 16, 2021

Early life for infants is surrounded by music and song. But does it matter who is doing the singing?

Breaking Research, Our Community Research & Innovation, U of T Scarborough

U of T researcher uses VR to improve mental health of urban refugees, displaced youth

August 13, 2021

Carmen Logie put on a virtual reality headset for the first time three years ago. She watched a short film about a Liberian woman’s experience in the Ebola epidemic.

Our Community Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, Global, Mental Health, Virtual Reality
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Low-glycemic diet reduces cardiometabolic risks for people with diabetes: U of T study

August 12, 2021

A low-glycemic diet results in small but important improvements in cardiometabolic risk factors, including blood sugar levels and body weight, for people with diabetes, according to a University of Toronto study analyzing multiple clinical trials... Breaking Research, Our Community Insulin 100, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Alumni, Diabetes, Nutritional Sciences, Research & Innovation


U of T's Medicine by Design helps unite international researchers working to map every human cell

August 11, 2021

The Human Genome Project, a large-scale international effort to determine the complete DNA sequence that defines the human body, took more than 12 years to complete and involved thousands of researchers.

Our Community Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Donnelly Centre for Cellular & Biomolecular Research, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, Medicine by Design, Research & Innovation, University Health Network
Irena Creed

Irena Creed named U of T Scarborough's vice-principal, research and innovation

August 10, 2021

Irena Creed, an internationally renowned ecosystem scientist, has been appointed the University of Toronto Scarborough’s new vice-principal, research and innovation (VPRI).

Our Community Alumni, Research & Innovation, U of T Scarborough

His journey featured in a Hollywood film, Lesra Martin helps recognize students who improve Black lives

August 10, 2021

At age 15, Lesra Martin was poor, illiterate and navigating a tough inner-city New York neighbourhood.

Dance, Diversity and Inclusion, Alumni, Black, Faculty of Arts & Science, Innis College