Prof. Praveen Praxena

New Funding to Help U of G Researchers Ward Off Threats to Plant Biodiversity

A new $1-million gift from the Gosling Foundation will enable the University of Guelph to continue conserving valuable and endangered plant species threatened by climate change, disease and loss of biodiversity in Canada and worldwide. The new gift follows previous donations totalling $7 million from the foundation to establish and sustain the Gosling Research Institute …

Prof. Lawrence Goodridge in a lab

U of G Researchers Testing University Residence Wastewater as Early Detector of COVID Outbreaks

Preventing outbreaks of COVID-19 on university campuses could be achieved by testing the sewer system in specific areas of those campuses. That is what University of Guelph research collaborators Prof. Lawrence Goodridge in Food Science, Prof. Ed McBean in Engineering, Prof. Andrew Papadopoulos in Population Medicine, and Prof. Heather Murphy in Pathobiology are about to …