U of A chemists discover how a plaque-fighting protein protects against Alzheimer’s

Research highlights potential pathway for new treatments for neurodegenerative diseases.

U of A team identifies new approach to tackling heart disease in people with Type 2 diabetes

Pharmacy researcher looks for ways to correct a common but often hidden type of diabetes-related heart failure.

Project to create jet fuel from biowaste gets federal funding boost

Industrial project based on innovative U of A research could provide a supply of renewable fuel while creating a new market for Alberta agricultural and food producers.

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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