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Jan CiborowskiBiology professor emeritus Jan Ciborowski, pictured here during fieldwork in the Turkey Creek wetland, has received a lifetime achievement award from the International Association for Great Lakes Research.

Professor emeritus honoured with lifetime achievement award

Biology professor emeritus Jan Ciborowski has received a lifetime achievement award from the International Association for Great Lakes Research.

Professors Jalal Ahamed, Mitra Mirhassani, Simon Rondeau-Gagné, and Yufeng TongProfessors Jalal Ahamed, Mitra Mirhassani, Simon Rondeau-Gagné, and Yufeng Tong have received $50,000 from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council to design a portable device to test for COVID-19, replacing the need for samples to be sent to a laboratory for analysis.

UWindsor research team designing new testing device for COVID-19

A team from the University of Windsor is designing a portable device to test for COVID-19.

Munir RahimBiology professor Munir Rahim is leading a research team analyzing swabs taken from patients infected with COVID-19 for proteins released by immune cells in the lungs. The proteins could offer early warning that patients could suffer severe respiratory complications.

Specialized instrument to enable tracking of tumours

Professor Munir Rahim says a new imager that can track fluorescent and luminescent cells will aid research in a range of biomedical fields.