Archives: antibiotic resistance
Saturday, August 27, 2016
Alex Wong, Department of Biology By Ariel Root Bacteria were among the first life forms to appear on Earth, and can be found in virtually every corner across the planet. Some bacteria perform important roles in the environmental ecosystem, whereas others help us digest food or absorb nutrients. Still other bacteria can cause life-threatening...
Thursday, July 16, 2015
Success at CIHR
Congratulations to four member of the CHAIM Centre who were successful in this year's competitions at the Canadian Institutes for Health Research! Alex Wong, from the Dept. of Biology, was the recipient of a CIHR New Investigators Salary Award to support his research on antibiotic resistance and bacterial adaptation. While antibiotics have been...