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UBC Okanagan develops groundbreaking synthetic heart valves

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New skin cancer screening device being developed in Vancouver

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Scientists brew cannabis using hacked beer yeast

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These students designed donation bins that don’t endanger lives

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UBC researchers unveil new ‘crystal ball’ future of virtual reality

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UBC researchers develop inexpensive tool to test drinking water

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UBC researchers develop high-level gas detection system

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From adversity to innovation

In the summer of 2017, Michael Ko received some heartbreaking news. His older brother, Daniel, who has muscular dystrophy (MD), had gone into cardiac arrest. After he was rushed to the hospital and stabilized in the ER, Daniel spent four months in intensive care, slowly recovering from the ordeal. But it left him bedridden and with impaired speech due to a tracheostomy. 

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Vancouver startup to work on EU project to develop self-driving buses

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Vancouver company developing tech for self-driving buses in Europe

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