Assistant Professor Nima Tabatabaei from the Lassonde School of Engineering, along with his team of researchers at the Hybrid Biomedical Optics Laboratory, have developed and tested a patent-pending technology for fast, on-site detection and quantification of THC — the psychoactive substance of cannabis — in saliva.
The Odessa Prize for the Study of Canada recognizes the best essay written in either English or French in a fourth-year undergraduate course at York University on a topic relevant to the study of Canada. The winner will receive $1,000.
Researchers investigate the ongoing failure to monitor and prevent risks to seabirds posed by the offshore oil industry in Newfoundland and Labrador. This groundbreaking work will be of interest to policy-makers, biologists, environmentalists and oil-industry stakeholders.