COVID-19, Food Insecurity and Related Issues

Revised on 30 June 2020, 10:35 a.m. Any substantive changes in this HillNote that have been made since the preceding issue are indicated in bold print. (Disponible en français : COVID-19, insécurité alimentaire et problèmes connexes) With the arrival of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Canada, Canadians have become concerned about disruptions to their food…

Part II: The International Security of Medical Isotope Supply: Assessment of Potential Technologies

(Disponible en français : Partie II : La sécurité internationale de l’approvisionnement en isotopes médicaux : Évaluation des technologies potentielles) (This is the second in a series of two HillNotes on The International Security of Medical Isotope Supply. Part one explores progress in Canada and abroad.) The main technology options available to produce molybdenum-99 (99Mo)…

Part I: The International Security of Medical Isotope Supply: A Work in Progress

(Disponible en français : Partie I : La sécurité internationale de l’approvisionnement en isotopes médicaux : Un travail de longue haleine) (This is the first in a series of two HillNotes on The International Security of Medical Isotope Supply. Part two provides an assessment of potential technologies.) The global supply of medical isotopes remains uncertain, despite…