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Failed bill to limit food marketing to children generated intense industry lobbying: U of T study

March 25, 2021

Researchers at the University of Toronto have found that food industry interactions with government heavily outnumbered non-industry interactions on Bill S-228, also known as the ... Our Community Temerty Faculty of Medicine, Joannah & Brian Lawson Centre for Child Nutrition, Food, Marketing, Nutritional Sciences, Research & Innovation


U of T startup to aid pharmacists with Canada’s vaccine rollout

March 24, 2021

The number of people who have been vaccinated in Canada inches higher with each passing day, but millions more will require shots before the country can escape the pandemic.

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Gene that affects iron metabolism linked to improved performance in athletes, U of T study finds

March 24, 2021

A genetic variation that regulates iron metabolism may enhance athletes’ endurance performance, researchers at the University of Toronto have found.

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Tea, Earl Grey, hot! U of T researchers examine how Alexa, Siri stack up against Star Trek

March 23, 2021

Tea. Earl Grey. Hot. 

If you read that in the voice of Jean-Luc Picard, captain of the Starship Enterprise, this research is for you.

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'A historic moment': National charter on anti-Black racism, Black inclusion in higher ed moves forward

March 22, 2021

Canadian universities and colleges are moving closer to creating a national charter aimed at dismantling anti-Black racism and fostering Black inclusion in the post-secondary sector.  

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U of T researchers' low-cost pinprick test measures COVID-19 immunity in under one hour

March 22, 2021

Igor Stagljar made his career building molecular tools to combat cancer. But when the pandemic hit last March, he aimed his expertise at a new adversary: SARS-CoV-2.

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