Welcome

CHiBi is an emerging, multidisciplinary group of investigators who develop and apply high-throughput methods in a variety of biological systems. We are located in the Network for Centres of Excellence (NCE) and Michael Smith Laboratories buildings on the UBC Point Grey campus in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia.

NEUROCARTA – Gene & Phenotype Database Now Available

A massive database linking genes to phenotypes has been developed by Dr. Paul Pavlidis and is now available to the scientific community.  The tool is called Neurocarta and it consolidates information on genes and phenotypes…

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Terry Fox Foundation Provides $13.4 Million for World-Class, Novel Research into Fighting Cancer with Viruses

The Terry Fox Foundation provides $13.4 million for world-class, novel research into fighting cancer with viruses and finding ways to treat acute leukemias. OTTAWA, ON — They are conducting breakthrough research into fighting cancer with…

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Stephen Withers Elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of London

Congratulations to Professor Stephen Withers, who has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Society (London). The honour recognizes Dr. Withers’ contributions to our understanding of the reaction mechanism of enzymes.   Dr. Withers is…

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NSERC Funds New Genome Science + Technology Graduate Programs at UBC

UBC has received generous support from NSERC’s CREATE Training Program to fund two new graduate programs in Genome Science + Technology. Details on the NSERC CREATE program can be found on the NSERC web site….

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