Chemistry professor Michael Organ was awarded the prestigious Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) John C. Polanyi Award, for discoveries that are changing chemical manufacturing processes. Read the complete article.
Gwen Bailey, a former doctoral student in the department, won the Alice Wilson Award from the Royal Society of Canada for her outstanding achievements in advancing knowledge and understanding of the past and present.
A team of researchers led by Professor Roberto Chica has devised a way to bypass a long-standing biotechnological limit by engineering "flexible" proteins that can modify their structure to perform a desired function. Read the complete article.
Professor Roberto A. Chica receives a NSERC grant for his Advanced Protein Engineering Training, Internships, Courses and Exhibition (APRENTICE) program, which aims to provide students with comprehensive training in all aspects of modern protein engineering research. Read the complete article.