Department of Chemical Engineering

Mapping international drug use by looking at wastewater

Published: 23Oct2019

Wastewater-based epidemiology is a rapidly developing scientific discipline with the potential for monitoring close to real-time, population-level trends in illicit drug use. By sampling a known...

Measuring stress around cells

Published: 30Jan2019

Tissues and organs in the human body are shaped through forces generated by cells, that push and pull, to “sculpt” biological structures. Thanks to a new tool developed at McGill University,...

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