UofG researchers, students get $11.5 million from NSERC

July 2, 2015

The University of Guelph has received nearly $11.5 million from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) to support the work of 80 faculty, researchers and students.

The awards were announced on June 22, 2015 in Oshawa, Ont., by Ed Holder, federal minister of state (science and technology). Across …

How do geckos regenerate tissue and heal without scarring?

June 29, 2015

Biomedical sciences professor Matt Vickaryous says he doesn’t study geckos, despite having a laboratory full of them.

“I study regeneration and wound healing, and geckos are the model we use to study these phenomena,” he explains. A U of G faculty member since 2008, Vickaryous recently received a …

Hill’s Pet Nutrition Primary Healthcare Centre offers hub for learning

June 23, 2015

The celebration of the Hill’s Pet Nutrition Primary Healthcare Centre’s (PHC) fifth anniversary in June not only marks the building’s opening, it also recognizes this important hub for student veterinary learning, primary healthcare provision and research.

“It’s an experiential learning lab — that’s really the philosophy – where students bring …

Gayle Ecker, Equine Industry Vision Award Winner for 2015

June 19, 2015

Gayle Ecker, director of Equine Guelph, has been awarded the prestigious Equine Industry Vision Award for 2015.

The award, presented at the American Horse Publication Tally-Ho at the Alamo Seminar in San Antonio, Texas on Friday, June 19, 2015, recognizes Ecker’s innovation, vision and commitment to the equine industry.

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