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November 2, 2017 — CLS

Research on soil acidity could lead to new wheat varieties

Most experts agree food production will need to double by the time Earth’s population grows to nine billion people by 2050. This is a challenge that...
October 18, 2017 — CLS

AREVA and Canadian Light Source Study Environmental Impact of Uranium Mines

One of Saskatchewan’s longest running uranium operators is working with the Canadian Light Source to ensure its operations are sustainable now and...
October 17, 2017 — CLS

Using Barley Straw Researchers Explore Ways to Remove Antibiotics Polluting Lakes and Rivers

Pre-treated barley straw is showing promise as an environmentally-friendly material that could be used to help soak up certain types of antibiotics...
October 5, 2017 — CLS

Cystic Fibrosis Scientists Discover Abnormal Response to Lung Infections

The inability to clear bacteria from the lungs is the result of a lack of healthy mucus secreted in the airways of those with cystic fibrosis,...
September 13, 2017 — CLS

Regenerating Heart Muscle

Scientist combines medicine and engineering to repair a damaged heart Saskatoon, Sask. – Regenerating heart muscle tissue using a 3D printer – once...
August 30, 2017 — CLS

Researchers Develop Technique to Reuse Carbon Dioxide and Methane, Slowing Climate Change

Reusing carbon dioxide (CO2) and methane waste emissions from industrial sources is closer to reality thanks to recent findings from a project...
July 6, 2017 — CLS

Fighting Back: Researchers Develop New Approach to Weaken the Ability of Some Viruses to Evade the Immune System

Saskatoon, Sask. – Middle East Respiratory Syndrome virus, Crimean Congo Hemorrhagic fever virus and a number of other viruses have the ability to...
June 28, 2017 — CLS

Researchers Make Connection Between the Oceans' Organic Carbon and Iron

Concordia University researchers have a better understanding of why the world’s oceans are the largest carbon sink as a result of organic carbon...
June 28, 2017 — CLS

3D Imaging Seeks to Explain Reason for Higher DNA Yields From Smaller Bones

Bones tell a person’s story long after they have passed away and researchers are learning that even the tiniest of bones shouldn’t be overlooked. “...
May 18, 2017 — CLS

Protecting Fisheries from Disease: Understanding Infectious Salmon Anemia Virus Entry

Saskatoon, Sask. – Research led by University of Toronto graduate student Jonathan Cook and his supervisor Dr. Jeffrey Lee, employing X-ray...