Canadian scientist briefs U.S. policy-makers on technology to remove carbon dioxide from atmosphere

U of A scientist co-led expert panel on mineral carbonation, briefed U.S. congressional staff on opportunities in the United States.

Nursing professor leading international research to support vulnerable migrant children

Expanded research network in 12 countries will help health-care providers and policy-makers understand the conditions African children face before and after they come to Canada.

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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