Research Highlights

Barcode Cracking

U of G computer scientists and biologists create software to help catalogue our world’s species.

Drink Up

New methods to assess groundwater contamination will help keep our drinking water safe.

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Playing it Smart

U of G researchers create artificial intelligence models that ‘learn’ to solve math puzzles.

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Shape-Shifting DNA

U of G researchers develop new way to detect food contaminants that is simpler and cheaper.

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Protein Puzzles

U of G researchers follow the unfolding of cellular proteins to find out what makes them stable.

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Chip Away Costs

Finding a better, cheaper way to make microchips that can be used as diagnostic tools.

Playing it Safe

Researchers keep online gaming safe by learning how and where to find evidence of cyber-crimes.

Colourful star explosion

Rules of Attraction

Researchers calculate the weight of neutron stars, the strongest magnets in the universe.

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On the Surface

New life-like model of cell membrane will enable a better look at cell surface proteins.

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Let Them Eat Bread

University of Guelph researchers modify starch to slow its digestion and prevent a post-meal blood sugar spike.

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