New research refutes claims that humans are colonized by bacteria before birth

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New stats course helps students develop a data skill set

Unorthodox approach encourages learners to hone workplace-ready skills in finding and analyzing the right information to tackle real-world problems.

Enterprise Square renewal heralds Edmonton’s downtown revitalization

Investment in iconic Bay Building preserves city’s heritage while creating a vibrant hub for innovation.

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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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Michael Houghton reacts to receiving Nobel Prize