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John TrantJohn Trant has been awarded a grant from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada to design a new drug to fight coronaviruses like the one that causes COVID-19.

UWindsor chemist researching drug to fight COVID-19

A UWindsor chemist is working to design a new drug to fight coronaviruses like the one that causes COVID-19.

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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.