JDRF and the University of Alberta work to one day make insulin injections a thing of the past

JDRF Canada awards $824,164 (USD) to Gregory Korbutt to explore new devices that will improve survival of transplanted insulin-producing (islet) cells used to treat type 1 diabetes (T1D)

This week's Vitals: Five FoMD researchers honoured with prestigious national designations

Meet these outstanding achievers and find out what new directions they plan to take next

UAlberta staffers lauded for lending students a hand

From career advice and course scheduling to help with theory and textbooks, this year’s staff award winners are leaders at supporting learners.

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