Canadian scientists from York University will meet with Brazilian researchers from Feb. 1 to 2 in Sao Paulo for an international collaboration in the battle to control many diseases, including West Nile Virus and Dengue Fever.
The five new faculty members bring a diverse array of research to the Faculty of Science and Engineering, including how the ear processes sound, nanotechnology, theoretical physics, probability and climate change.Read more
The protein sirtuin-1 plays an important role in regulating the body’s metabolism and generating energy for muscle contraction, according to a new study by York researchers.
In a study published in the December issue of PLOS ONE, York neuroscientist Georg Zoidl looked at how fundamental communication processes function in the brain and what genes are critical to an adaptability to learn.
The agreement will help maximize the impact of faculty research using clear language research summaries or ResearchSnapshots.
Labour environmentalists and academics will discuss the challenges and creative strategies for labour leadership on global warming as part of the Work in a Warming World panel discussion Friday.
Obese adults who follow lifestyle-based diet programs can significantly improve their health, and some even see improvements without shedding the pounds, according to a new study out of York University.
Innovation York’s new industry-liaison stream offers a single point of contact for researchers and trainees seeking industry partners and for companies seeking academic partners.
Laurence Harris, director of York’s Centre for Vision Research, will use the funds to build state-of-the-art display systems to investigate peripheral vision and how it is affected by disease and aging.Read more
The York-based journal contemplates the transformation of publicly funded education in parallel to student struggles in Quebec.