CFI awards funding to five York University projects

TORONTO, July 29, 2015 ­­– Five York University researchers have received a total of $566,757 in funding from the Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) to support their research projects. Carol Bucking, assistant professor in the Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, will receive $125,000 for a Centre for Integrative Laboratory and Field Physiology. The Centre […]

Two York University researchers awarded CIHR operating grants

TORONTO, July 28, 2015 – The Canadian Institutes of Health Research will provide almost $1.4 million in operating grants to two York University researchers Emanuel Rosonina, assistant professor, Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, will receive $514,265 for his research on regulation of gene expression by protein sumoylation (SUMO). Many proteins involved in neurodegenerative disease are […]

Impress: Visage facial re-mix experience at York U during the Games

Interactive fun. Intellectual challenge. Social engineering. Sophisticated computational code. TORONTO, July 22, 2015 – With athletes and fans from dozens of countries in the Americas converging for the Pan Am/Parapan Am Games in Toronto this summer, four York University students have combined their skills in computer science and artistic expression to create an interactive installation […]

York U experts available to comment on Pan Am Games-related topics

TORONTO, June 15, 2015 – With the Year of Sport in Canada well underway, sports fever is catching on across the country. Thousands of athletes are already here to practice and perform in major international sporting events scheduled throughout the summer. Several York University experts are available for comment, discussion and interviews on various topics […]