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Monday, December 14, 2015

Professor Richard Oakley wins the 2016 E.W.R Steacie Award

Prof. Richard Oakley

The Canadian Society for Chemistry has awarded Professor Richard Oakley the 2016 E.W.R Steacie Award.

This award is presented to a scientist who has made a distinguished contribution to the field of chemistry while working in Canada.

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

New insights into protein structure could change the future of biomedicine

Professor Elizabeth Meiering.

Researchers at the University of Waterloo have discovered a new way to create designer proteins that have the potential to transform biotechnology and personalized medicines.

Monday, November 16, 2015

TSN highlights new saliva drug test developed by Waterloo chemists

This weekend, TSN highlighted a new saliva drug test developed by Waterloo chemists that's faster and cheaper than traditional urine tests. 

TSN's video, Cheating the Game - Part 1, discusses the rising use of steroids in Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) football and new methods to test performance enhancing drugs. 

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Biochemistry student creates bonds between research and co-op

Sarah Bickers

For 3B Biochemistry student Sarah Bickers, her future aspirations after graduation weren’t always crystal clear. Thanks to her co-op work term at the McMahon Lab, she now has a better sense of what the type of work she enjoys – while making an impact in chemistry research.

Monday, October 26, 2015

Waterloo professor among world’s most influential analytical scientists

Professor Janusz Pawliszyn

Chemistry Professor Janusz Pawliszyn was named the 14th most influential person in analytical science by Analytical Scientist’s 2015 Power List released last week.

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