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Research News

  • Dr Jacqui Pettersen
    Tuesday, March 7, 2017
    Taking higher doses of Vitamin D, especially if you live in an area with long winters, can significantly improve your brain function. In a new study, Dr. Jacqueline Pettersen, a cognitive/behavioural neurologist with the Northern Medical Program compared two groups... more
  • 2016 iGem students from the Synthetic Biology Club
    Thursday, February 9, 2017
    The MRSA bacteria strain is known to health professionals as a super bug. It’s a big problem in North American hospitals and is resistant to even the strongest antibiotics. Students in the Synthetic Biology Club at the University of Northern British Columbia... more
  • Russ Callaghan
    Friday, January 20, 2017
    A new study from the Northern Medical Program (NMP) has found that tobacco-related illnesses accounted for a surprisingly large number of deaths among individuals diagnosed with alcohol- and drug-use disorders. People hospitalized with alcohol- or drug-use disorders were at... more