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U of G Researcher Develops 3-in-1 Vaccine Against Traveller’s Diarrhea

A first-ever vaccine designed to deliver a one-two-three punch against the main causes of traveller’s diarrhea worldwide may result from new research published by a University of Guelph chemist. Prof. Mario Monteiro says his novel three-in-one approach to developing a new vaccine could also save lives in developing countries, where it’s estimated that these three …

Salmon Exposed to Bitumen Early in Life Have High Rates of Mortality – Even Post-Exposure, University of Guelph Researcher Finds

More than half of sockeye salmon exposed to crude oil in their egg stage end up dying even after they’ve hatched and escaped the contaminated waters, a new study from the University of Guelph and Simon Fraser University has found. The study looked at immediate and subsequent effects of diluted bitumen – or “dilbit” – exposure on …

North American Diets Require More Land Than We Have: Study

If the global population adopted recommended North American dietary guidelines, there wouldn’t be enough land to provide the food required, according to a new study co-authored by University of Guelph researchers. The researchers found that global adherence to United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) guidelines would require one giga-hectare of additional land—roughly the size of …