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In the News

Hear from UBC experts, learn more about work on the frontlines, and discover the latest research helping to combat the global outbreak:

Travel restrictions significantly reduced COVID-19 cases entering Canada — but insufficient to prevent new outbreaks

UBC researchers led the first national-level genomic analysis of COVID-19 epidemiology in Canada.

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Faculty of medicine researchers awarded more than $36m through CIHR project grants

Project topics include the overdose and COVID-19 crises and COPD.

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Your second COVID-19 booster is on the way — but when?

Infectious disease expert Dr. Horacio Bach answers questions about second booster shots for COVID-19.

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Dr. Pieter Cullis awarded 2022 Tang Prize for contributions to COVID-19 mRNA vaccines

The prize recognizes decades of work by Dr. Cullis and UBC colleagues in developing lipid nanoparticle technology.

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Access to safer supply rapidly increased during COVID-19

New clinical guidelines and policy changes across Canada helped drive scale-up in prescribing services.

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