Research aids understanding of how the “blood-brain barrier” is breached in bacterial meningitis
SFU researcher Lisa Craig is part of an international team that has uncovered new details about a microbe that invades the brain, sometimes with fatal results. learn more →
B.C.-led salmon genome collaboration published in Nature
SFU professor Willie Davidson is part of an international research team shedding new light on genome evolution. learn more →
Dr. Kovalyova receives the Kobo Emerging Writer Prize
The three winners of the second-annual Kobo Emerging Writer Prize have been announced in Toronto. learn more →
New cancer-fighting funds to help patients with aggressive non-Hodgkin lymphoma
Professor Ryan Morin hopes to develop a simple diagnostic blood test to replace the continual biopsies patients must undergo to track the cancer's mutations during treatment. learn more →
MBB Adjunct Dr. Granville in news on anti-aging secret
Scientist identifies genetic key to blocking sun-induced aging in skin cells learn more →
Mentorship helps high school student land international award
Thanks to the mentorship of two SFU researchers, 16-year-old Nicole Ticea has received major endorsement and confirmation that international supporters share her dream of improving HIV diagnosis in developing countries. learn more →
December 6, 2016
SFU researchers work to fine-tune collagen growth
MBB Postdoc Tuba Altindal is one of the co-authors.
October 4, 2016
Understanding how the "blood-brain barrier" is breached in bacterial meningitis
Simon Fraser University researcher Lisa Craig is part of an international team that has uncovered...
September 15, 2016
Researchers develop new health research data-sharing resource
Two Simon Fraser University professors are close to realizing their vision of...
September 12, 2016
MBB alum and Vancouver writer Kristi Charish puts the magic back in zombies (The Province)
Vancouver writer Kristi Charish got the idea for her latest novel from...
July 13, 2016
SFU to help advance HIV cure research with NIH funding
Nearly 37 million people in the world live with HIV/AIDS and, since its discovery, 39 million have died...