Scientists Discover ‘Gene Remixing’ Helps Cells Fight Infection

U of T researchers have discovered that cells change their genetic instructions to defend against infections including Salmonella, Shigella and Listeria. It’s a discovery that may help scientists develop new therapeutics against these bacteria.   
Aug 20 / 2015

Breaking Barriers with Bio-statistics

A new bio-statistics course aims to get black undergraduate med-school hopefuls on the right track by connecting them with Rhodes Scholars and kick-starting their research skills.Aquila Akingbade explains a bi
Aug 19 / 2015

Why We’re Smarter Than Chickens

Toronto researchers have discovered that a single molecular event in our cells could hold the key to how we evolved to become the smartest animal on the planet.
Aug 18 / 2015

Remembering Raynauld Ko

The Faculty of Medicine has lost an outstanding faculty member, clinician and friend. Professor Raynauld (Ray) Ko died on August 11.
Aug 17 / 2015


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Does your child have a fear of needles? Dr. Anna Taddio discusses how to manage this distress and pain #UofTMed:
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Dr. Anna Taddio @Sickkids talks about how to minimize your child's pain while getting vaccinations #UofTMed:
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