UM Today UM Today University of Manitoba UM Today UM Today UM Today

medical microbiology News Archive

Dr Frank Plummer 2016-canada-gairdner-awards

Insight into groundbreaking research on World AIDS Day

December 1, 2016 — 
Distinguished Professor Frank Plummer recognized for groundbreaking research with 2016 Canada Gairdner Wightman Award

, , , , , ,

Dr. Frank Plummer

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Infectious disease research pioneer Frank Plummer to present Annual Gairdner Lecture

October 7, 2016 — 
Dr. Frank Plummer, winner of the prestigious 2016 Canada Gairdner Wightman Award, to present the annual Gairdner lecture on Oct. 12

, , , ,

a cartoon drug stands next to a destoryed bacterium

ACSH: Hybrid Antibiotic Created With Molecular ‘Rope’ Kills Resistant Bacteria

October 5, 2016 — 
'Out-of-the-box thinking was displayed yet again by a team of scientists from the University of Manitoba'

, , , ,

Colin Graydon

Get to know our 2016 Vanier Scholars – Colin Graydon

October 3, 2016 — 
“Our lab’s tech was sitting in the desk next to me when I read the news, so I jumped up and hugged him. He was very confused. After that, I sent texts to my family and close friends. Many exclamation marks and capital letters were used.”

, , , , ,

a stethoscope warps around the globe

Bacteria making HIV prevention drugs less effective in African women, UM team finds

August 12, 2016 — 
A team of international researchers, including U of M's Adam Burgener, presented evidence from their findings

, , ,

Nicki and Bryce Douglas at the alumni event held in Toronto on November 19, 2015

Alumni gather at special reception held in Toronto

November 20, 2015 — 
Nearly 100 University of Manitoba alumni living in the Greater Toronto Area for an evening of stories, music, and one big announcement

, , , , ,

James Blanchard

Program science approach useful in combatting a range of health and social issues

November 17, 2015 — 
Dr. James Blanchard is bridging the health equity gaps by taking a “program science” approach to the problem.

, , , ,

Gary Kobinger studies ebola

Advancing the fight against Ebola

November 3, 2015 — 
'It's a monumental achievement in the field'

, ,

Phlebotomus papatasi, the sand fly // Photo: Frank Collins

New research may lead to vaccine for parasitic disease

October 26, 2015 — 
Breakthrough discovery of vaccine candidate to protect against leishmaniasis

, , , ,

Dr. Jude Uzonna

Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

New research may lead to vaccine for parasitic disease

October 23, 2015 — 
Promising research from the University of Manitoba is raising new hopes in the fight against a pervasive and potentially deadly disease that affects millions around the world and is increasingly expanding to non-traditional locations.

, , ,

© University of Manitoba • Winnipeg, Manitoba • Canada • R3T 2N2

Emergency: 204-474-9341

Top