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Health system needs to plan now for adoption of regenerative medicine therapies: U of T researchers

August 17, 2020

Regenerative medicine holds the potential to revolutionize health care, but critical work needs to be done now to ensure the new therapies will be safe, effective, affordable and widely available to patients who need them.

Our Community CCRM, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, Faculty of Medicine, Global, Medicine by Design, Regenerative Medicine, University Health Network
U of T's St. George campus at dusk

U of T ranked first in Canada, 23rd globally in latest Shanghai academic and research rankings

August 17, 2020

The University of Toronto has once again been ranked the top Canadian university and among the top 25 universities in the world in the prestigious Academic Ranking of World Universities.

Global Lens, Our Community Cheryl Regehr, Global, Rankings, Shanghai Ranking Consultancy, U of T Mississauga, U of T Scarborough
Nick Mitrousis in a labcoat and mask

U of T Engineering researchers develop cell injection technique that could help reverse vision loss

August 17, 2020

Researchers from the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering have developed a new method of injecting healthy cells into damaged eyes.

Our Community Institute of Biomedical Engineering, Donnelly Centre for Cellular & Biomolecular Research, Alumni, Chemical Engineering, Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering, Research & Innovation
U of T masks laid out in a room with cardboard boxes. An employee unboxes the mask in the distance.

U of T to distribute 250,000 non-medical masks to community members

August 14, 2020

In an effort to support community members, the University of Toronto will distribute a quarter million non-medical face masks to students, staff, faculty and librarians – two each – starting with essential workers on campus.

Our Community Coronavirus, UTogether, Scott Mabury, Cheryl Regehr, U of T Mississauga, U of T Scarborough

The New Normal with Maydianne Andrade (Ep. 9): Quiet Streets

August 14, 2020

Toronto’s streets have seen fewer cars during the pandemic as the city closed some major roads and expanded the cycling network. Now, there more walkers, cyclists and people sitting at café tables.

City & Culture, Our Community Coronavirus, COVID-19 New Normal, Alumni, Cities, Faculty of Arts & Science, Geography and Planning, U of T Scarborough, University College
Brenna Hamel weightlifting at home using a pipe and backpacks

Triple jumps and chicken coops: Varsity Blues athlete Brenna Hamel stays sharp during COVID-19

August 13, 2020

Like many others, the University of Toronto’s Brenna Hamel found her life turned upside down by the COVID-19 pandemic.  

Our Community Coronavirus, Faculty of Arts & Science, Faculty of Kinesiology & Physical Education, Global, Rotman Commerce, Varsity Blues
Exterior of Deerfield Hall at University of toronto mississauga recreated in minecraft

Students bring U of T Mississauga campus to life in Minecraft's 3D world

August 13, 2020

A group of students at the University of Toronto Mississauga have been working diligently over the past month to recreate, in painstaking detail, a slice of campus in the video game Minecraft.

Our Community Coronavirus, Computer Science, U of T Mississauga, Undergraduate Students
Farah Hamade in Lebanon circa 2019

U of T student creates postcard to support disaster relief in Beirut

August 13, 2020

Farah Hamade woke up and checked her phone the morning of Aug. 4. Her family chat group was crammed with messages: "Is everyone OK? What happened?”

Global Lens, Our Community Lebanon, Biomedical Communications, Graduate Students, U of T Mississauga