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Three-Minute Thesis- University of Manitoba

Three Minute Thesis (3MT) is an annual competition for graduate students in a thesis-based program. The University of Manitoba 3MT is part of an overall strategy to highlight our graduate students, promote UM research and connect with the community.

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U of M alumni engaged in detecting coronavirus

A bioinformation services company run by a trio of University of Manitoba science alumni has been instrumental in bringing same-day COVID-19 tests of asymptomatic individuals to the province.

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Medical Cannabis Continues to Work its Magic

The Delta 9 Lifestyle Cannabis Clinic opened its doors at 478 River Avenue in Winnipeg for medical patients on July 1, 2017. The demand for clinic services increased substantially when cannabis was legalized.

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Talking Talent Across the Biotech Ecosystem

the events of 2020 have demonstrated the need to establish a resilient economy. Now as countries seek to tackle the economic realities the pandemic has brought, competition for investment, job creation and economic diversification have intensified.

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WRHA takes delivery of made-in-Manitoba N95 masks

The Winnipeg Regional Health Authority has received its first shipment of N95 respirator masks that were manufactured by a Winnipeg company, Precision ADM. It hopes to send out 20,000 masks to frontline workers by the end of the month.

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Dynacare super site opens in east Winnipeg

The Regent location has 20 chairs spaced throughout the waiting room, each with a plexiglass barrier between them. Separate cubicles for tests are spaced throughout as well, so up to seven blood tests can be done at a time.

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