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CIFAR Research Workshops: Call for Proposals

For more than three decades, CIFAR’s global research programs have connected many of the world’s best minds – across borders...

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Alan Bernstein awarded 2017 Henry G. Friesen International Prize in Health Research

CIFAR President & CEO Dr. Alan Bernstein has been awarded the 2017 Henry G. Friesen International Prize in Health Research...

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Government of Canada renews investment in CIFAR, funds AI initiative

In Budget 2017 the Government of Canada announced it will renew and enhance its funding for CIFAR, investing $35 million...

Social Interactions, Identity & Well Being | News

World Happiness Report ranks Canada 7th happiest country in the world

Canada is the seventh happiest country in the world, according to the 2017 World Happiness Report edited by CIFAR Co-Director John...

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CIFAR moves to MaRS and an exciting new era begins

A few unpacked boxes still lie here and there, and wires dangle from an unfinished light fixture or two. And...

Humans & the Microbiome | News

Yeast found in the gut linked to asthma

Yeast has joined the list of gut microbes that play a role in driving diseases like asthma. In a study...

Quantum Information Science | News

Physicists discover a way to increase the resolution of microscopes and telescopes

Physicists have found a way to increase the resolution of microscopes and telescopes beyond long-accepted limitations by tapping into previously...

Child & Brain Development | News

Study finds potential ‘master key’ to brain plasticity

Why is it that even well into adulthood we prefer the music we listened to as young adults? And how...

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