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June 26, 2015 Pharmacy alumnus helps find new uses for existing drugs Gary Tin.

Like many other tools, sometimes prescription drugs can be used for more than one purpose. University of Waterloo scientists and industry partner Cyclica discovered that a commonly known antidepressant may be useful in fighting some of the symptoms of Alzheimer's disease.

June 22, 2015 Prof. Nekkar Rao receives an Early Researcher Award Early Researcher Award recipients

Seven Waterloo Science research projects received a financial boost thanks to provincial research funding announced on at the University of Waterloo on Thursday June 18.

June 15, 2015 Avocados may hold the answer to beating leukemia Professor Paul Spagnuolo

Rich, creamy, nutritious and now cancer fighting. New research reveals that molecules derived from avocados could be effective in treating a form of cancer.