Causal link found between food allergies and changes to infant gut bacteria due to method of childbirth, mother’s ethnicity

Babies born by caesarean section to mothers of Asian descent are eight times more likely to develop peanut allergy by age three, study shows.

Innovative fitness program encourages kids with heart disease or transplants to train safely at home

U of A cardiologists, computing scientists team up to build video game-based MedBIKE fitness program for pediatric heart patients.

U of A researchers aim to prevent muscle wasting that causes many cancer deaths

Project delves into how one growth hormone contributes to the problem and whether drugs can stop it.

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Michael Houghton Awarded 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine

University of Alberta virologist awarded Nobel Prize

Michael Houghton wins Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine along with Harvey J. Alter and Charles M. Rice for the discovery of the hepatitis C (HCV) virus.

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U of A Nobel winner’s impact extends from personal to global


COVID-19 has ‘created a new paradigm for developing vaccines,’ says U of A Nobel winner


Michael Houghton reacts to receiving Nobel Prize