Sask. vaccine developer locks in Canadian manufacturers for human clinical trials

The University of Saskatchewan's VIDO-InterVac has contracted two Canadian pharmaceutical companies to manufacture ingredients for its potential COVID-19 vaccine to be used in the first stages of human clinical trials.  Toronto-based Dalton Pharma…

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Bright lights at Canadian synchrotron working to illuminate COVID-19’s scientific mysteries

Scientists at the University of Saskatchewan are using a light millions of times brighter than the sun to illuminate the answers to scientific mysteries hidden inside COVID-19.  Crystalized proteins from…

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Labs across Canada tracking COVID-19 mutations to understand which are circulating and compare internationally

A network of laboratories across Canada is studying mutations in the genetic footprint of COVID-19 to track patterns of transmission across the country and internationally.  Led by the Public Health…

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