The Centre for Biomedical Research (CBR) is a collaborative group of scientists and clinicians investigating problems related to human health and disease. The CBR is a multidisciplinary unit with an emphasis on genetics, molecular biology, and biotechnology. The centre was created to promote interdisciplinary basic and translational biomedical research. There are seven important research clusters within the CBR: biological technology, infection and immunity, cell signaling, genetics, cardiovascular, neuroscience and developmental biology. Our members span several UVic departments, the UVic Division of Medical Sciences, the Vancouver Island Health Authority and the BC Cancer Agency.
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Tuesday, 17 February 2015
"The importance of being Kermit: Frogs as sentinels of environmental and human health."
by Caren Helbing,
University of Victoria
Hermann's Jazz Club
753 View St
Start time: 6:30 pm
Doors open at 5:30
Light appetizers provided and menu items available to order.
DATE: Tuesday March 3, 2015
LOCATION: UVic MacLaurin Building, David Lam Auditorium A144 Parking Lot 6 (Map of Uvic)
The Centre for Biomedical Research at the University of Victoria, is a collaborative collective of scientists, clinicians, and research trainees investigating important problems related to human health and medical application.
At 3:00 - 4:30 Join us for an engaging and fast-paced Pecha Kucha-style event highlighting biomedical research (e.g. genetics, molecular biology, neuroscience, medicinal chemistry and biomedical engineering) at UVic and delivered by graduate students.
At 4:45 - 6:00 Visit with UVic biomedical researchers to discuss scientific posters while having refreshments and snacks.
or call 250- 472-4067
More UVic IdeaFest events: http://www.uvic.ca/ideafest/
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By. E. Paul Zehr and Illustrated by Kris Pearn
The Department of Biology and the Centre for Biomedical Research
“Factors involved in the development of excitatory synapses: a zebrafish perspective"
Dr. Dr. Declan Ali
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta
Friday, December 5, 2014
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