TORONTO, ON (December 9, 2014) — Dr. Aled Edwards, co-founder and CEO of
News from SGC
$2 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation furthers existing research on malaria and TB
Toronto, ON --Almost $2 million is being invested by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to help fight major parasitic diseases of the developing world.
As part of the International Year of Crystallography, the NDM at the University of Oxford has produced a four part documentary explaining how the field of structural biology has developed over the past 100 years, Oxford’s involvement in that development, and where we go from here. In the fourth part of this documentary
SGC-CHDI patent-free partnership selected as an 'Innovator' presenter at 'Partnering for Cures' meeting in New York, November 16-18, 2014.
2014 is the International Year of Crystallography and to celebrate this event NDM has produced a series of short films.
‘Revolutionary Biology’: Revolutionary Biology shows how the field of structural biology has developed over the past 100 years, Oxford’s involvement in that development, and where we go from here.
SGC Toronto will hold a free workshop ‘EZH2 Inhibitors: Target Validation through Chemical Biology’, on February 9th, 2015 at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre in Toronto, ON.
"Making pharmaceutical research more open could shave years off the time it takes to bring a new drug to market".
SGC's commitment to accelerating drug discovery is profiled by John Lorinc in the University of Toronto Magazine.
On Friday August 22nd, 2014, sixteen members of SGC at University of Toronto completed the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge outside the MaRS building (video here). As part of the challenge, SGC's Director, Aled Edwards nominated Takeda's General Manager Tetsu Maruyama.