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U of A researchers have uncovered a new class of drugs that provide antiviral prevention and treatment against a wide range of RNA viruses — a discovery that could help us be ready when future pandemics hit. (Photo: John Ulan)
Health And Wellness, Research

New class of antivirals works against broad range of RNA viruses including SARS-CoV-2: study

We need these drugs to prevent or treat future viral outbreaks, says lead researcher.

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Ronni Dixie (left) with her nephew and liver donor Anthony Germain. Dixie says the self-care habits she’s developed through the EMPOWER program have changed her life for the better. (Photo: Supplied)
Health And Wellness, Research

Beyond treatment: online wellness program ‘a game-changer,’ say patients

Participants living with chronic conditions adopt new daily coping and movement habits after taking the 12-week EMPOWER program.

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An image created by the AI art generator Dall-E 2 in response to the prompt, "Create a painting or drawing or collage that shows the racial and gender bias found in Dall-E 2 generated images" (Photo: Patti Pente)
Research, Science and Technology, Society and Culture

AI art generators have a place in K-12 classrooms, say researchers

Treating the technology like a creative collaborator could help students think critically about its ethical implications.

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