New device encases delicate cells into protective microgels
May 8, 2019A new study from researchers at UBC Okanagan takes a big step towards making a device that can encapsulate cells much faster, cheaper and more effective.
‘Seeing the light’ behind radiation therapy Researchers have developed a system they say may improve the ability to maximize radiation doses to cancer tissues while minimizing exposure to healthy ones.
New heart valve aimed at high-risk patients
April 1, 2019Researchers at UBC have created the first-ever nanocomposite biomaterial heart-valve developed to reduce or eliminate complications related to heart transplants.