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iBEST Visiting Lecturer Series: Dr. Edmond Young March 21, 2018, 10 AM

iBEST Visiting Lecturer Series: Dr. Edmond Young “Transitioning biomicrofluidic systems from PDMS to plastics” Edmond Young, PhD, PEng Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering,  Institute of Biomaterials & Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto Presenting on behalf of the Biomedical Delivery System (BDS)…

Planning for Collaborative Research & Commercialization Opportunities with Industry Feb. 14, 2018, 2-4 PM

Having trouble finding your next industry partner? Not sure how to convince your current industry partner to make a cash commitment? Join us for a special “How to Plan for Collaborative Research and Commercialization Opportunities with Industry” workshop: Wednesday, February 14th,…

7th Annual iBEST symposium highlights partnership between Ryerson and St. Michael’s

Ryerson University and St. Michael’s Hospital recently hosted their 7th annual iBEST symposium bringing together the brightest minds in biomedical research to the hospital’s Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute on June 16, 2017. Highlighting the partnership between the two institutions,…

iBEST Visiting Lecturer Series: Dr. Ya-Wen Chen Sept. 29, 2017, 1-2 PM

On behalf of iBEST, Dr. Ya-Wen Chen will be presenting “Generation of a three-dimensional lung organoid for human lung development and disease modelling from human pluripotent stem cells.” Date: Friday September 29th, 2017 Time: 1:00-2:00 PM Location: Keenan Research Centre Rm211 209 Victoria Street,…

Researchers make waves in the ultrasound world: Team creates elegant solution to shrinking microbubbles for imaging use

By: Carrie Duncan A team of Ryerson researchers, led by Scott Tsai, have developed a new method to create the uniformly minuscule microbubbles most desirable for use in ultrasound imaging. The cross-disciplinary team, based out of the iBEST laboratories at…

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iBEST at a glance

This report highlights a selection of the activities and achievements by iBEST researchers to-date.