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The Forde lab is a biophysics research group affiliated with the departments of Physics, Chemistry and Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, and with the Centre for Cell Biology, Development and Disease at Simon Fraser University.

We have a funded position available for a postdoctoral researcher! See our ad for information about the position and details of how to apply.

To learn more about our group and the work we do, please refer to the links at the top of the page.

You can also check out Nancy describing some of our collagen goals in this video produced by the Canada Foundation for Innovation. En français, c'est ici. In this presentation from December 2020, part of the Biological Physics and Physical Biology (BPPB) seminar series, she presents some of our group's findings about the mechanics of collagen at the single-molecule level.