Tropini lab in the Vancouver Sun
Newsworthy research stories, accomplishments, and spotlights from the department
Lupus Research Alliance
Lupus Research Alliance Grants Lupus Innovation Awards to Nine Intl Researchers
Congratulations Dr. Maria Tokuyama on being one of nine researchers awarded for pushing the boundaries of Lupus research.
Jefferies lab
Jefferies lab demonstrates potential of a novel cell-based immunotherapy for cancer
A new study from the Jefferies lab (MSL, MedGen, MBIM, CBR) highlights a promising, novel avenue for cancer immunotherapy using Type 2 innate lymphoid cells.
Student Awards 2024
MBIM students win prestigious awards during spring term!
Congratulations to Loujain Bilal (UBC Science Excellence in Service Award), Nicholas Viegas (UBC Wesbrook Scholar, Premier Undergrad Scholarship), and Abishek Wadhwa (NanoMedicines Innovation Network Award).
Kirsty McIntyre
Welcome Dr. Kirsty McIntyre, our new Science Education Specialist!
Kirsty is excited to meet and collaborate with faculty and staff to co-develop the curriculum in response to increasing student numbers and a renewed focus on data science in the program.
Lisa Beare with people from MBIM in the new lab space
BC Government investment funds expansion of MBIM undergrad program
On Thursday March 21, we hosted the Honourable Lisa Beare (BC’s Minister of Post-Secondary Education and Future Skills) to highlight the expansion of our undergrad program in the Biological Sciences Building.
World TB Day
Av-Gay, Eltis and Sun labs share how their research contributes to fight against TB
For World Tuberculosis (TB) Day, researchers from the Av-Gay, Eltis and Sun labs share how their research contributes to the fight against TB.